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Updates related to employment, utilities, education, testing capacity, and more, in response to the COVID-19 outbreak.

TESTING CAPACITY The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has officially approved New York State to authorize 28 labs to test for novel coronavirus. This will increase capacity from 3,000 to about 6,000 tests per day in the coming week. TELE-HEALTH DURING COVID-19 The Governor announced that the State Department of Financial Services will require insurance […]

Catholic Charities Names Dr. Mike Weddle Medical Director

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Dr. Dean Scher, CEO, Catholic Charities of Orange, Sullivan, and Ulster, is pleased to announce that Mike Weddle, MD, Ph.D., has been named Medical Director for the non-profit human service agency. In this role, Dr. Weddle will oversee the care and treatment of individuals served by Catholic Charities’ chemical dependency programs, including Medication-Assisted Treatment. “Dr. […]