Source Title: New York State Government: data on new crown deaths are always open and transparent
Novel coronavirus pneumonia death case data released by New York official Drew, ·, Changan, New York, Drew, Changan, Como and director of state health · Zach and Howard Zucker, responded to the investigation report released by Zhan Lexia, a prosecutor general of the state of Hong Kong 29 days ago.
A day earlier, novel coronavirus pneumonia related deaths in 62 nursing homes in New York and the corresponding data released by the State Department of health were found in Zhan Lexia’s report. The data of the State Department of health were nearly 56% lower than those reported by the nursing home.
Como held a press conference in Albany on the 29th to report the epidemic situation. He and Zach responded to the relevant issues of the report. Zach said data from the State Department of health had been open and transparent. Novel coronavirus pneumonia has been identified by the Department of health as a result of previous deaths. The Department of health has been working hard to calculate the figures of the deceased and will speed up the accounting work in the future. He stressed that there was no problem with the total number of deaths in New York state.
Como said that the State Department of health has always classified and counted cases according to the final place of death, and has been promoting the epidemic prevention work in accordance with the federal norms. &”He said that this is not a shirk of responsibility, but rather that he does not want the staff of the Department of health to be kicked around as a” political ball. “;.
In January 28th, novel coronavirus pneumonia tests were completed in New York, and the positive rate was 4.65%. The positive rate of COVID-19 was 4.65%, 8357 of the new crown pneumonia patients were hospitalized, 1543 were intensive care, and 151 were dead. The number of inpatients in New York City and long island exceeds 60% of the total. At present, New York State has received more than 1.7 million doses of new crown vaccine, of which more than 1.4 million are the first dose and more than 315 000 are the second dose. As of the 29th, 73% of health care workers in New York State had been vaccinated.
Como announced at a press conference that the New York City restaurant’s Hall food business will resume on February 14, with the number of people limited to 25% of the restaurant’s rated capacity. New York residents can apply to hold a large-scale indoor wedding banquet from March 15, and the number of participants should not exceed 50% of the rated number of the venue; for venues with a rated number of more than 300, the number of participants should not exceed 150. In addition, the wedding banquet must be approved by the local health department, and all guests must be tested for new coronavirus. He stressed that once the available medical capacity of an area reaches the 15% red line set by the state government, the epidemic prevention measures in the area will be tightened again.
Novel coronavirus pneumonia peak is closed on the 27 th of this month. The government will adjust the severity of the epidemic prevention measures to help restore the economy.