September 28, 2021

Coronavirus briefs 9/28

Cayuga Health: Vaccine mandate no impediment As healthcare facilities around New York came up on the deadline to have their workers vaccinated against COVID-19, Cayuga Health’s CEO said the mandate will not seriously effect its

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Coronavirus briefs 9/27

Tompkins, Cayuga counties add 55 cases Cortland County has not released data on COVID-19 since Friday, when it confirmed 31 new cases of COVD-19, bringing the total number of cases to 5,678. Tompkins and Cayuga

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Coronavirus briefs 9/25

Tompkins County hires for COVID-19 team The Tompkins County Health Department is hiring a community health coordinator and recruiting nurses for its COVID-19 response team. The community health coordinator will oversee case monitoring and the

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County to hire 6 contact tracers

Cortland County will hire six contact tracers to help monitor COVID-19 cases and reduce the strain on the county Public Health Department, legislators decided Thursday night. “The recent significant surge in cases related to the

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Virus spike at SUNY

A recent spike of COVID-19 cases at SUNY Cortland is a function of expanded testing and the numbers are expected to drop, college officials said Thursday. President Erik Bitterbaum issued a statement this week saying

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Coronavirus briefs 9/24

Cortland County adds 9 cases, 1 death Cortland County confirmed nine new cases of COVD-19 on Thursday, and one new death, bringing the total number of cases to 5,647. Tompkins and Cayuga counties reported 44

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Coronavirus briefs 9/23

Cortland County adds 26 cases Cortland County confirmed 26 new cases of COVD-19 on Wednesday, bringing the total number of cases to 5,638. Tompkins and Cayuga counties reported 39 new cases Wednesday, and one new

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Coronavirus briefs 9/22

Cortland adds 21 COVID cases Cortland County confirmed 21 new cases of COVD-19 on Tuesday, bringing the total number of cases to 5,612. Tompkins and Cayuga counties reported 86 new cases Tuesday. The number of

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Coronavirus briefs 9/21

Cortland County adds 96 new cases, 1 death Cortland County has confirmed 96 new cases of COVD-19 data since Friday, and one new death bringing the total number of cases to 5,591. Tompkins and Cayuga

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