Here is the latest COVID-19 information for Hawaii County as of Wednesday, 10 February 2021.
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Content provided by the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency and the State of Hawaii Department of Health.
Accessed on 10 February 2021, 2204 UTC, Post 23,347.
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This is a COVID-19 informational update for Wednesday, February 10th.
The Hawaii Department of Health reports two (2) new cases of Coronavirus with two (2) persons hospitalized on Hawaii Island. There have been no deaths reported in the last six weeks.
The Department of Health is currently monitoring three clusters related to gatherings on Hawaii Island. Please know that we need to continue our efforts to keep family, friends, and community safe by following the preventive measures of face coverings, distancing, and limiting gatherings to no more than ten people until more of our community has the opportunity to be vaccinated against this virus. Mahalo for your kokua.
Vaccinations continue to be administered to medical personnel, first responders and critical workers and everyone will have an opportunity to receive a vaccination when they become available. 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.
Thank you for listening and have a safe day.
This is your Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency.