Photo Location: Wyckoff Heights Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York City.
Refrigerated trucks being used as temporary morgues stand next to the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York City.
A patient is put into an ambulance at Wyckoff Heights Medical Center amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Kateri Berasi adjusts a banner she hung on the morning of Thursday, April 9. The banner says, "Thank you Wyckoff staff." Berasi is a second-floor resident of the building where she hung the banner. She lives across the street from the refrigerated trucks at Wyckoff Heights Medical Center that are used as temporary morgues during the coronavirus outbreak. "It's crazy," said Berasi about the number of dead bodies she has seen being taken into the temporary morgues. "I'm grateful I'm healthy, but it's crazy."
A dead body from Wyckoff Heights Medical Center is taken into a refrigerated truck that is being used as a temporary morgue during the coronavirus outbreak. The truck is located adjacent to the hospital.
A patient is taken out of an ambulance to be brought into Wyckoff Heights Medical Center.
A patient is put into an ambulance to be taken away from Wyckoff Heights Medical Center.
A patient is taken out of an ambulance to be taken into Wyckoff Heights Medical Center.
Emergency Medical Services member, Jimenez, from the Brooklyn Hospital Center takes a moment of rest holding his N95 surgical mask. He just unloaded a patient from an ambulance and brought her into the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Photo Location: The Brooklyn Hospital Center, Brooklyn, New York City.
A tent at Brooklyn Hospital Center pre-screens people who believe they have contracted COVID-19. If medical staff determine after the pre-screening that the person may have the coronavirus, the person is taken to the emergency room of the hospital to be tested for COVID-19.
Brooklyn, New York City
Photos by Jimin Kim, 4/9/20
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