State Plans Public Health Corps, Resident Training

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said Monday that the state would work with Cornhell University and Northwell to establish a public health corps

The state will hire 1,000 health corps fellows who serve for one year and trained to facilitate a statewide coordinated vaccination operation.

The state also wants to train 100,000 residents to be prepared for the next public health crisis. The free training will be offered onlinell

Covid-19 statistics reported Monday.

  • Test Results Reported – 203,904
  • Total Positive – 13,714
  • Percent Positive – 6.72%
  • Patient Hospitalization – 8,645 (+161)
  • Patients Newly Admitted – 923
  • Hospital Counties – 56
  • Number ICU – 1,426 (-10)
  • Number ICU with Intubation – 891 (-1)
  • Total Discharges – 110,600 (+618)
  • Deaths – 170
  • Total Deaths – 31,841

 

Region

Total ICU Beds in Region

Total Occupied ICU Beds in Region

Percent of ICU Beds Available in Region (7-Day Average)

Capital Region

254

208

19%

Central New York

266

182

29%

Finger Lakes

397

293

24%

Long Island

856

671

18%

Mid-Hudson

690

414

40%

Mohawk Valley

127

107

19%

New York City

2483

1872

24%

North Country

63

34

34%

Southern Tier

125

80

36%

Western New York

543

339

35%

NYS TOTAL

5804

4200

26%

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