Here’s the latest coronavirus information for Hawaii County as of Tuesday, 02 March 2021.
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Content supplied by the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency and the State of Hawaii Department of Health.
Accessed on 02 March 2021, 2035 UTC, Post 22,461.
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 informational update for Tuesday, March 2nd.
The Hawaii Department of Health reports three (3) new case of Coronavirus with one (1) person hospitalized on Hawaii Island. There have been no deaths reported in the last nine weeks.
While new case numbers remain low, the risk of infection remains. Remember the importance of following the preventative policies of wearing face masks, maintaining distance, and limiting gatherings to no more than 10 persons. Thank you for your patience with the vaccination process as you wait for your opportunity to be vaccinated. Everyone will have an opportunity as production increases and more supplies become available. Mahalo for your kokua.
The Department of Health continues to coordinate vaccination points of distribution around the Island. Medical facilities and pharmacies on Hawaii Island are offering vaccine registration to individuals who are 75 and older. For a list of all the facilities providing vaccinations visit the Civil Defense website.
Civil Defense: www.hawaiicounty.gov
Thank you for listening and have a safe week.
This is your Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency.
For more information, please go here: http://www.hawaiicounty.gov/active-alerts