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The Mistakes New York Made

The Mistakes New York Made

Update: 2020-07-2744
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A New York Times investigation found that surviving the coronavirus in New York had a lot to do with which hospital a person went to. Our investigative reporter Brian M. Rosenthal pulls back the curtain on inequality and the pandemic in the city.

Guest: Brian M. Rosenthal, an investigative reporter on the Metro Desk of The New York Times.

For more information on today’s episode, visit nytimes.com/thedaily 

Background reading: 

  • At the peak of New York’s pandemic, patients at some community hospitals were three times more likely to die than were patients at medical centers in the wealthiest parts of the city.
  • The story of a $52 million temporary care facility in New York illustrates the missteps made at every level of government in the race to create more hospital capacity.
Comments (6)

Ryan Pena

ya this is less an overview of NYCs mistakes than it is about hospital inequalities. Definitely should change the title for this ep

Jul 27th
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Dale Crabtree

Mistakes New York Made and not one word about nursing homes? Give me a break.

Jul 27th
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The Rabbit Hole

huh the description doesn't seem like it's going to touch on the nursing homes or those 3 million people who just magically grew antibodies.....odd.

Jul 27th
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