Coronavirus in New York: Latest briefings and information
The WRVO newsroom will use this space to provide updated numbers and the latest briefings from officials about the coronavirus and COVID-19 in New York.
Find COVID-19 guidance for your community at the federal COVID website: COVID.gov
- Confirmed cases of COVID-19: 6,034,105 (as of September 29 at 2:00 p.m.)
- COVID-19 related deaths: 74,227
All New Yorkers ages 6 months and up are eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. Click here to find a vaccine appointment.
New Yorkers who contract COVID-19 can now call a free 24-hour hotline to find treatment options. The number is 888-873-2869 or 888-TREAT-NY.
Access to the free telehealth appointment is also available online.
New York has launched a "report card" that keeps track of the number of positive tests in school districts across the state. Find your school district here.
The State University of New York has launched a dashboard to keep track of COVID-19 at the system's 64 campuses. Get the latest numbers here.
If you think you have the coronavirus, or have questions about the disease, please call your healthcare provider, or call the Novel Coronavirus Hotline at 1-888-364-3065.
The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have provided a list of answers to frequently asked questions about the coronavirus. Here are the latest numbers on the outbreak in the United States.