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No, COVID-19 Is Not Like The Flu—And People Need To Stop Comparing Them

As part of Northwell Health Physician Partners, we at Westchester Health would like to share the following article from Northwell Health concerning the COVID-19 outbreak. In brief, the article discusses: the differences between COVID-19 and the flu how COVID-19 is more deadly and much more contagious no one has immunity the danger of thinking COVID-19 […]

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Covid-19 Antibody Testing Now Available At Westchester Health. What You Should Know!!

Westchester Health, member of Northwell Health Physician Partners, is now offering Covid-19 antibody testing to our patients. This testing provides quick and reliable results which are crucial to understanding how the virus has spread and will be critical to fully opening up our economy. What does this mean for you? Your questions answered here. Below, […]

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How To Keep Cooped-Up Kids Active and Engaged During The Pandemic

As part of Northwell Health Physician Partners, we at Westchester Health would like to share the following article from Northwell Health concerning the COVID-19 outbreak. In brief, the article discusses: maintain a daily routine kids need time for play along with their schoolwork for activities, think outside the box help kids connect with their friends […]

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Keeping Your Kids Safe From Coronavirus

As part of Northwell Health Physician Partners, we at Westchester Health would like to share the following article from Northwell Health concerning the COVID-19 outbreak, written by Lorry Rubin, MD, Chief of Division of Pediatrics, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, North Shore University Hospital. In brief, the article discusses: that most COVID-19 cases are milder in children […]

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COVID Q&A: Answers To The Most Popular Coronavirus Questions

As part of Northwell Health Physician Partners, we at Westchester Health would like to share the following article from Northwell Health concerning the COVID-19 outbreak, which contains questions about the coronavirus answered by Dr. Lorry Rubin and Dr. David Hirschwerk. In brief, the article covers: whether you can get COVID-19 from packages, mail, clothing or […]

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How To Get Your Kids To Wash Their Hands Correctly

As part of Northwell Health Physician Partners, we at Westchester Health would like to share the following article from Northwell Health concerning the COVID-19 outbreak. In brief, the article discusses: why handwashing helps prevent the spread of viruses and other germs how parents can help their children wash their hands thoroughly and correctly ways to […]

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Meet Our Westchester Health Frontline Doctors Redeployed to Phelps Hospital: Dr. Deborah Shapiro

As part of Northwell Health Physician Partners, we at Westchester Health are incredibly proud of our brave and dedicated physicians who are on the front lines caring for COVID-19 patients during the pandemic. Each week we will share their stories in their own words. Dr. Deborah Shapiro making positive impacts on patients’ lives

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Meet Our Westchester Health Frontline Doctors Redeployed to Phelps Hospital: Dr. Nina Inamdar

As part of Northwell Health Physician Partners, we at Westchester Health are incredibly proud of our brave and dedicated physicians who are on the front lines caring for COVID-19 patients during the pandemic. Each week we will share their stories in their own words. Dr. Nina Inamdar uplifted by team camaraderie and patients’ resilience

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Meet Our Westchester Health Frontline Doctors Redeployed to Phelps Hospital: Dr. Lawrence Goldstein

As part of Northwell Health Physician Partners, we at Westchester Health are incredibly proud of our brave and dedicated physicians who are on the front lines caring for COVID-19 patients during the pandemic. Each week we will share their stories in their own words. Dr. Lawrence Goldstein returns to Phelps Hospital after 27 years

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Meet Our Westchester Health Frontline Doctors Redeployed to Phelps Hospital: Dr. Bryan Dorf

As part of Northwell Health Physician Partners, we at Westchester Health are incredibly proud of our brave and dedicated physicians who are on the front lines caring for COVID-19 patients during the pandemic. Each week we will share their stories in their own words. Dr. Bryan Dorf deeply moved by patients being without their families