This information is intended to provide our community with an update about the COVID-19 virus. The information surrounding this outbreak changes daily – sometimes hourly. We will continue to monitor this situation closely with daily reports and exchange of information between all parties and will attempt to keep our community up to date on any new developments.
Media Advisory for Cayuga Health Mass Sampling Center
Cayuga Health is alerting the public that the Mass Sampling Center located at The Shops at Ithaca Mall parking lot, 40 Catherwood Road will be making a slight move to the back of the mall near the Regal Cinema entrance starting on Tuesday, September 8.
Cayuga Health announces mobile testing unit for local nursing homes
Cayuga Health announced it sent a mobile testing unit to test residents of Schuyler Hospital’s Seneca View Skilled Nursing Facility for COVID-19. The move is described as a proactive approach to test at-risk individuals and those most vulnerable to the illness.
Cayuga Health and Tompkins County Open New COVID-19 Sampling Center in Ithaca
Cayuga Health (CH) and Tompkins County officials announced today that they are opening a new COVID-19 sampling center location for patients who meet screening criteria for testing to handle more widespread screening.
Watch the news conference from March 17, 2020 with the President of Schuyler Hospital, Becky Gould, CEO of Cayuga Health System, Marty Stallone and Schuyler County officials as they give an update on COVID-19.
Watch the news conference from March 9, 2020 with County Administator Jason Molino, Tompkins County Public Health Director Frank Kruppa, and Cayuga Health CEO and President Dr. Marty Stallone as they discuss the county preparedness for COVID-19.