New York City is considering forced quarantines for people who test positive for COVID-19 but refuse to self-isolate
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New York City officials are considering a plan that would forcibly quarantine residents diagnosed with COVID-19 who refused to voluntarily self-isolate, according to a public hearing first reported Gothamist.

City officials are also preparing 1,200 hotel rooms to be made available for people who cannot isolate themselves in their own homes.

Mitchell Katz, the CEO of NYC Health and Hospitals said during the hearing that he expected 99% of people asked to...

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