NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Gov. Kathy Hochul introduced Friday a booster mandate for well being care staff.
There is no such thing as a test-out possibility however staff can have a medical exemption.
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Hochul mentioned staff ought to get the booster inside two weeks of eligibility, which is 5 months after being absolutely vaccinated.
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The governor additionally introduced new guidelines for folks visiting nursing houses. Guests should use surgical masks and have a destructive check inside 24 hours of visiting.
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