Cuomo said 85 cases of Covid-related illness in children were now being investigated by NY, up from 73 on Saturday.
Contact tracers help to identify individuals who a person that tests positive for the virus had been in contact with prior to their diagnosis, a public health measure meant to help contain the virus' spread. We're all anxious to get back to work. We want to do it smartly.
As New Yorkers wait for Gov. Andrew Cuomo's official update on reopening the state, Mayor Bill de Blasio Monday said don't expect New York City non-essential businesses to open before June.
Last week, Long Island only met two of those seven criteria - fewer benchmarks than any other region in the state. Among those are a decline in hospitalization over a 14-day period as well as a decline in coronavirus deaths. He said three upstate regions have met all criteria for opening some business activity after May 15: the Southern Tier, Mohawk Valley and the Finger Lakes.
Central New York is just one metric away.
NY will ease some coronavirus-related restrictions and open "certain low risk businesses and recreational activities" statewide starting May 15, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Monday.
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Cuomo also announced that certain "low-risk" businesses can reopen this Friday.
That is why NY is moving quickly to make sure all other states are on the look-out for the syndrome, Cuomo said, adding: "It may even be probable that this exists in other states and we want to make sure they are aware of it". "Slow down the activity level, because if you're increasing the infection rate, nobody wants to be there".
Numbers across the state measuring things like new hospitalizations and deaths related to the pandemic continue to be down.
In an attempt to better understand the new syndrome, the state is partnering with genetic researchers at the New York Genome Center and Rockefeller University to carry out genome and RNA sequencing.
"Some regions are ready to go today, they just need to get some logistical pieces in order by the end of the week", Cuomo told reporters Monday.