NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Gov. Kathy Hochul named her new well being commissioner Wednesday.
She introduced Dr. Mary T. Bassett has been appointed to switch Dr. Howard Zucker.
Bassett served because the commissioner of New York Metropolis’s Division of Well being and Psychological Hygiene from 2014 to 2018.
Zucker served underneath former Gov. Andrew Cuomo all through the pandemic, however submitted his resignation last week amid fallout over the nursing house scandal.
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