Second NYC field hospital dismantled, despite bed threshold needed to reopen amid coronavirus pandemic
Sunday, 24 May 2020 () Officials announced Friday that the Brooklyn Field Hospital in New York City will be dismantled, despite state criteria that a certain number of beds be available to handle any potential influx of patients stemming from the novel coronavirus outbreak as the region looks to reopen.
The field hospital created at the BCEC has treated more than 700 COVID-19 patients since it was opened on April 10. Gov. Charlie Baker on Tuesday announced that it will stop accepting new patients and..