NY establishes a temporary morgue amid a coronavirus pandemic

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New York City's coronavirus dilemma took off Wednesday, declaring 13 individuals at Elmhurst Hospital Center in Queens in 24 hrs.

"NO MORE GOWNS IN THE WHOLE HOSPITAL", they wrote on Facebook.

His sister confirmed his death to The Post, saying she was told he had been in the ICU, but that he did not think it was serious.

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday that shipments of materials sent to local hospitals have alleviated that concern, for now.

Hospitals need the equipment. That's what NY is. If the current statewide mortality rate held true, deaths could exceed 40,000 in the city alone if half of all residents contracted coronavirus.

Asked how long the aid would keep the economy afloat, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said: "We've anticipated three months".

For a rundown of cases around the nation and around the world, check the Johns Hopkins University Coronavirus Resource Center here. This has prompted the transfer of at least 30 patients from Elmhurst to other facilities to "help relieve" the institution, which not only serves one of the most densely populated regions in the borough but Rikers Island inmates in matters of emergency as well.

"Our closeness makes us vulnerable", said Cuomo.

New York City, the center of the UNITED STATE episode, reported greater than 20,000 validated situations and also 280 fatalities by very earlyThursday Statewide, Gov Andrew Cuomo claimed the most bad is yet ahead, probably leading to a remarkable 40,000 individuals in the state requiring extensive treatment.

Some public health experts also attributed the city's burgeoning caseload in part to the state's big push to test people. The New York City school system with 1.1 million students remained open until March 15, and officials only began demanding that people stay home on March 22.



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