For information about COVID-19, including symptoms and prevention, please read our COVID-19 patient guide. If you need to see your provider, please contact us to see if a Video Visit is right for you. Please also consider supporting Weill Cornell Medicine’s efforts against the pandemic.
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): What You Need to Know

Health and safety are always among our top priorities at Weill Cornell Medicine. We are closely watching updates from trusted healthcare organizations and governmental recommendations about the new coronavirus (COVID-19), and will continue to keep you informed.  

For up-to-date information, please visit Weill Cornell Medicine's information page:
Coronavirus (COVID-19): What You Need to Know

Additional Resources and Ways to Give

Weill Cornell Medicine

To stay up to date on the latest information and updates to our policies, please visit Weill Cornell's patient care blog including physician interviews and trending health topics. 

Ways to Give

In addition, we have received inquiries about how the community can help in this challenging time.  Weill Cornell has set up two funds for contributions which will be used to steer resources to our most immediate and pressing needs:

  • COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund: Help us purchase additional personal protective equipment (PPE) to protect the health and safety of Weill Conrell physicians and medical staff who are caring for COVID-19 patients, supportin the expansion of our testing capacity and strategies including clinical trials and purchasing medical equipment that can provide fast and accurate results, and offering telehealth services for non COVID-19 emergeny patients.  
  • COVID-19 Fund to Support Freontline Staff: Provide meal delivery and childcare services for our clinical staff working on the frontlines in the ICU, Emergency Department, testing labs and other units and practice sites.

In-Kind Donations

Weill Cornell Medicine accepts in-kind donations to support safe treatment of our patients and staff and clinicians, and welcomes:

  • N95 NIOSH masks
  • Surgical masks
  • Disposable gowns
  • Eye protection
  • Ventilators
  • Gloves

Drop-offs or deliveries (of the above items only) can be made Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM to:

Weill Cornell Medicine
Belfer Research Building
413 East 69th Street – Room 801
New York, NY 10021
Attention: Michael T. Murphy

For international shipments only, please contact: 410-596-0300 or aeo2003@med.cornell.edu
For general inquiries about in-kind donations please contact: development@med.cornell.edu

NewYork-Presbyterian including NYP Komansky Children's Hospital

Our affiliated hospital, NewYork-Presbyterian, offers FAQs, visitor guidelines, and other information on their info page, Coronoavirus (COVID-19): What to Know.

 Check out NYP's Health Matters blog for the latest health and wellness tips, messages of gratitude for healthcare workers, and more.

Ways to Give

NewYork-Presbyterian also has two funds dedicated to COVID-19 work for your consideration:

  • Patient Care Fund: Support for general patient care needs including the purchasing of ventilators and personal protective equipment such as masks, the hiring of additional clinical staff, capacity expansion, and clinical research.
  • Healthcare Workers Fund: Support the physical and emotional wellbeing of healthcare workers who are on the front lines of the COVID-19 outbreak.

Visit NYP's online donation page to help NYP Fight COVID-19.

Pediatrics Weill Cornell Medicine Appointments & Referrals: (646) 962-KIDS (646) 962-5437 Chairman's Office: Weill Cornell Medicine 525 E 68th St.
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