25 March 2020 – 40,000 health professionals sign up to volunteer, mental health volunteers, rate increases suspended

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Intervention Categories: Legal and policy; Regulatory change; Finance policy and financial aid; Financial aid to health services
Level of Jurisdiction: New York

Overview: 40,000 Health Professionals Have Signed up to Volunteer as Part of the State’s Surge Healthcare Force, 6,000 mental health professionals have signed up to provide free online mental health services. PSC Orders Utilities to Suspend Rate Increases, Providing Relief to Nearly 2 Million Families and Businesses
Full details here: https://www.governor.ny.gov/news/amid-ongoing-covid-19-pandemic-governor-cuomo-announces-40000-health-professionals-have-signed