Governor Cuomo Outlines New Micro-Cluster Strategy to Tackle COVID-19 Hot Spots That Arise in Fall | Governor Andrew M. Cuomo
October 17, 2020
Strategy Targets Source of COVID-19 Outbreaks Using Address-Level Data
Strategy Based on Governor’s Cluster Action Initiative Used to Address Recent Hot Spots in Brooklyn and Queens as well as Orange, Rockland and Broome Counties
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today outlined New York State’s new “micro-cluster” strategy to tackle COVID-19 hot spots that may come with the Fall and Winter weather. The micro-cluster strategy is predicated on three principles: refined detection, specific and calibrated mitigation, and focused enforcement.
Using New York State’s approach to track cases by address with the help of nation-leading levels of testing,