Here’s the latest coronavirus update for Hawaii Island as of Thursday, 04 February 2021.
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Content supplied by the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency and the State of Hawaii Department of Health.
Accessed on 04 February 2021, 2036 UTC, Post 23,324.
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This is a Civil Defense message.
This is a COVID-19 informational update for Thursday, February 4th.
The Hawaii Department of Health reports six (6x) new cases of Coronavirus with one (1) person hospitalized on Hawaii Island. There have been no deaths reported in the last five weeks.
As the number of new cases continues a downward trend it remains important to continue practicing the preventive measures of face masks, distancing, and not gathering in groups larger than 10 people. Many of the new cases are travel related, so please limit your interaction with people after you travel and take precautions when interacting with people who have recently traveled. Mahalo for your kokua.
The Hilo Medical Center (HMC), North Hawaii Community Hospital (QNHCH) and the Kona Community Hospital (KCH) continue to offer vaccine registration to individuals who are 75 and older. Please visit their websites for more information and to register.
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