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COVID-19 Update


Important Updates

  1. How to find a site for COVID-19 vaccine: https://www.nymc.edu/news-and-events/for-media/coronavirus/covid-19-vaccine-appointments/
  2. Health Services visits are by appointment only.
  3. Persons with symptoms that can be consistent with COVID-19 must first discuss symptoms by phone with a practitioner.  Health Services does not perform COVID-19 diagnostic tests.
  4. Options for COVID-19 diagnostic tests:
  5. Health Services manages the contact tracing of university contacts for students and employees with COVID-19, informs students/employees of requirements for isolation and quarantine and clears students/employees to return to school/work after isolation or quarantine. This includes:
    • Confirmed COVID-19
    • Suspect COVID-19
    • Exposure to a person with COVID-19
    • Travel related exposure
  6. Policies regarding how the above 4 situations can be found on our COVID-19 Policies page.
  7. The daily school report card for number of cases and the number of persons on quarantine at New York Medical College and at the Touro College of Dental Medicine is managed by Health Services. View the Valhalla Campus COVID-19 Report Card.