NY releases survey data on coronavirus deaths at nursing homes

The despair wrought on nursing homes by the coronavirus was laid bare Friday in a state survey identifying numerous New York facilities where multiple patients have died.

Posted: Apr 17, 2020 2:27 PM
Updated: Apr 17, 2020 2:36 PM

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The despair wrought on nursing homes by the coronavirus was laid bare Friday in a state survey identifying numerous New York facilities where multiple patients have died.

Nineteen of the state’s nursing homes have each had at least 20 deaths linked to the pandemic. One Brooklyn home was listed as having 55 deaths.

The list was far from complete. Its release came after days of news media reports about homes so stricken by the virus, bodies had to be stacked inside storage rooms.

As of Friday, April 17, no nursing homes in Herkimer, Oneida or Otsego counties reported any deaths.

The report will be updated as more data is reported.

Connecticut released a similar list Thursday, reporting that eight nursing homes had at least 10 residents die.

New York Coronavirus Cases

County data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 401706

Reported Deaths: 32350
CountyConfirmedDeaths
New York City21905123283
Nassau423072190
Suffolk420281993
Westchester352971435
Rockland13716670
Orange10835484
Erie7742644
Dutchess4276152
Monroe4177277
Onondaga3124190
Albany2219121
Ulster185986
Oneida1823104
Sullivan146548
Putnam136163
Niagara134094
Schenectady86437
Broome82060
Rensselaer61630
Saratoga60217
Columbia48637
Madison37417
Ontario30033
Orleans28754
Warren27733
Steuben27441
Greene26618
Fulton26524
Genesee2505
Washington24914
St. Lawrence2302
Oswego2203
Wayne2053
Herkimer1924
Tompkins1860
Chautauqua1707
Chenango1666
Tioga16124
Chemung1482
Livingston1478
Cattaraugus1386
Montgomery1324
Cayuga1262
Clinton1094
Wyoming1015
Jefferson970
Delaware924
Otsego895
Seneca740
Allegany661
Schoharie620
Cortland580
Essex510
Yates486
Franklin360
Lewis310
Schuyler150
Hamilton60
Unassigned00
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