SARANAC LAKE — Whereas the masks mandate has ended for many indoor settings in New York state, masking continues to be required in healthcare services, together with all Adirondack Well being campuses, the well being community reminded residents this week.
On Sunday, Gov. Kathy Hochul introduced face coverings would now not be required in colleges as of Wednesday, March 2.
Nonetheless, masking continues to be required within the following settings in New York state:
¯ Healthcare settings like hospitals and docs’ workplaces
¯ Nursing houses
¯ Correctional services
¯ Public transportation (taxis, buses, and many others.)
Non-public institutions comparable to eating places and shops may nonetheless require patrons and employees to put on a masks.
Adirondack Well being thanked the neighborhood for its cooperation with its well being screeners, who assist maintain its services protected for its sufferers and staff.