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Coronavirus: Information for Consumers and Businesses


Helpful Links

The following websites provide information about spread of the virus and measures to take:

The following websites provide information about Coronavirus scams:

Consumer and Business FAQs

Press Releases

Release Date Title
March 27, 2020 Amid Ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic, Governor Cuomo Announces Completion of First 1,000-Bed Temporary Hospital at Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
March 24, 2020 DFS Issues New Emergency Regulation Requiring New York Regulated Financial Institutions to Provide Financial Relief to New Yorkers Demonstrating Financial Hardship from COVID-19 Pandemic
March 23, 2020 Amid Ongoing Covid-19 Pandemic, Governor Cuomo Announces Initial Delivery of Equipment and Supplies for Javits Center Temporary Hospital
March 20, 2020 Department of Financial Services Announces Insurance Regulatory Relief For New York Hospitals During Novel Coronavirus Outbreak
March 19, 2020 Governor Cuomo signs executive order mandating businesses that require in-office personnel to decrease in-office workforce by 75 percent
March 17, 2020 Department of Financial Services Adopts New Emergency Regulation Requiring Insurance Companies To Waive Cost-Sharing For In-Network Telehealth Visits
March 16, 2020 NY State of Health and New York State Department of Financial Services Announce Special Enrollment Period for Uninsured New Yorkers, as Novel Coronavirus Cases Climb
March 6, 2020 Governor Cuomo Announces Travel Agents and Travel Insurers Will Offer ‘Cancel for Any Reason’ Travel Policies in New York State
March 2, 2020 Governor Cuomo Announces New Directive Requiring New York Insurers to Waive Cost-Sharing for Coronavirus Testing

Consumer Complaints and Questions

If you have problems with an existing policy, use our online Consumer Complaint to file a complaint about a product, service, or institution that we supervise. You can also check the status of a complaint, or add information to an existing complaint. If you have general questions about coverage for COVID-19 email [email protected].