Here’s the current COVID-19 status for Hawaii Island.
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Content supplied by the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency and the State of Hawaii Department of Health.
Accessed on 14 May 2020, 1930 UTC, Post 20784.
Source (email message from the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency):
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“This is a Civil Defense message.
This is a COVID-19 information update for Thursday morning, May 14th.
For information, there are no identified positive Coronavirus cases on Hawaii Island at this date.
All that was tested positive has been cleared as recovered.
To all the Health Care organizations and supporting agencies, than you for your good and hard work of developing and continuing a comprehensive testing network for the safety of Hawaii’s people.
Know that early testing means early detection and early care. By your participation, you are helping develop a comprehensive data base of information for Health Care officials to keep on top of things so they can respond appropriately and timely.
A drive-thru testing will be held today in South Kona at the Keauhou Shopping Center. Hours are from 8 this morning to 12 noon.
Thank you, Ali`i Health for providing this free service, and our National Guard, and County Task Force for helping.
Please understand the good place that Hawaii is in today just reflects the importance of following the policies of prevention. The virus is still out there and we need to get better to keep Hawaii safe!
Thank you for doing your part.
Thank you for listening.
Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.
This is your Hawaii County Civil Defense.”
For more information, please go here: http://www.hawaiicounty.gov/active-alerts
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