Gwynne Hogan

Reporter/Producer, WNYC News

Gwynne Hogan appears in the following:

Coronavirus Is Decimating NYC Nursing Home Populations, State Data Shows

Friday, April 17, 2020

"Every death is heartbreaking," a doctor at one Bronx facility said. 


Brooklyn Nurses Demand More Gear, Saying Colleagues Have Succumbed To COVID-19

Thursday, April 16, 2020

Nurses at one Brooklyn hospital said they need more protective gear as several colleagues have succumbed to COVID-19.


Brooklyn Hospital Workers Protest, Demanding Equipment To Prevent More Staff Deaths

Thursday, April 16, 2020

Health care workers at a small hospital in Brooklyn are taking to the streets in protest. They say they don't have the protective care they need, and that their co-workers are dying.


‘We Will All Die;’ Kingsbrook Hospital Nurses Demand Protective Equipment After Rash of Worker Deaths

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

“If we are continuously working without the proper gear that we need, we will all die," said one nurse. 


‘Too Many Corpses’ As NYC’s Death Toll Soars, Hospitals, Morgues, Funeral Homes Overwhelmed

Friday, April 10, 2020

“Twelve to fourteen [bodies], in a 15’ by 15’ room, literally side by side on the stretchers. It’s horrible, horrible. It’s terrible.” 


After Deaths At Home Spike In NYC, Officials Plan To Count Many As COVID-19

Wednesday, April 08, 2020

Officials say a sudden upsurge in deaths at home is likely due to COVID-19 and they are planning to add many of them to New York's death toll, even without confirmation by a laboratory.


With Surge In Number Of New Yorkers Dying At Home, Officials Suspect Undercount of COVID-19 Related Deaths

Tuesday, April 07, 2020

If you die at home from the coronavirus, there’s a good chance you won’t be included in the official death toll.


Sing Sing Inmate Describes Fear Behind Bars, As COVID-19 Spreads

Thursday, April 02, 2020

"This idea of going out in a stinking prison cell gasping for air—it's frightening to even the toughest of guys."

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Amid Ventilator Shortage, One Hospital Network Turns to Sleep Apnea Machines As Stopgap

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Northwell Health officials say they're using BiPap machines, usually used to treat sleep apnea, when ventilators run low.

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Brooklyn Navy Yard Businesses Mobilize To Help Fight Coronavirus Pandemic

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

During World War II, the Brooklyn Navy Yard repaired warships. Today businesses on the same site are retooling to make medical supplies.


COVID-19 Has Brought Rapid Change To A Brooklyn Hospital

Monday, March 30, 2020

New York City has more than 36,000 confirmed cases of coronavirus infection. A look inside a Brooklyn hospital shows it has been rapidly transformed to handle COVID-19 patients.


Inside One Brooklyn Hospital’s Efforts to Care For COVID-19 Patients During The City’s Escalating Pandemic

Sunday, March 29, 2020

Maimonides Medical Center is aiming to increase capacity by 250 percent in the coming weeks.

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Inside One Brooklyn Hospital Preparing For Rapid Increase In COVID-19 Patients

Saturday, March 28, 2020

Maimonides Medical Center in Midwood is aiming to increase its capacity by 200 percent in the coming weeks.


‘Can Do’ Brooklyn Navy Yard Snaps Into Action To Help NYC Respond to COVID-19 Outbreak

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Companies that were making displays are now making face shields. 


Hospital Workers Increasingly Tense as COVID-19 Patients Flood Wards

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

More than 3,000 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized in New York State, with more than 700 in intensive care.


Supermarket Workers Can't Social Distance - It's Too Crowded

Friday, March 20, 2020

While New Yorkers are being told to stay home and avoid crowded places, workers at local grocery stores are busier than ever.


Neighbors Mobilize To Help Each Other During Coronavirus Pandemic

Thursday, March 19, 2020

As COVID-19 continues to spread — shutting down schools, restaurants, libraries, and gyms — New Yorkers all over are springing into action.


"This Is Really Happening": NYC Healthcare Workers Describe Supply And Staff Shortages As COVID-19 Cases Rise

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

“Everything is being rationed,” said one nurse in a Queens hospital said.


NYC Moves to Add 8,000 Hospital Beds as COVID-19 Cases Surge

Monday, March 16, 2020

1,200 beds will be added at vacant facilities while an additional 7,000 will be freed up as elective surgeries are canceled and other patients are discharged.


NYC Declares State of Emergency, Bans Large Gatherings, Nursing Home Visits

Thursday, March 12, 2020

As coronavirus cases continue to grow in the state and city, Broadway suspends productions and some museums are closing.

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