Omicron strikes New York City breaking infection rates. But so far hospitalizations are not in the same proportion as Summer of 2021 or Winter 2020. Compared to March of 2020, the rate is about 1/10 of the hospitalizations.

The lines are long at the urgent cares but people are going home.

Vaccines with boosters along with children getting the vaccines are showing the lowest rates of illness and symptoms.

Crunching the COVID-19 Numbers: Omicron setting new infection records every day in NYC, but hospitalizations remain relatively low