This is in addition to the eight temporary hospital sites already in progress in and around NYC, most notably including converting the Jacob Javits Convention Center to a 1,000 bed facility. New York state as a whole reported over 6,200 new cases today, bringing their total to just under 60,000; the majority of which are in the NYC area. 965 people have died from COVID-19 in New York state as of this evening.

Massive field hospital for coronavirus patients going up in Central Park via https://ift.tt/2WSOnjF