Here’s the latest COVID-19 information for Hawaii Island as of Monday, 10 January 2022.
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Accessed on 10 January 2022, 2310 UTC.
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This is a Civil Defense message.
This is a COVID-19 informational update for Monday, January 10th.
For Hawaii County, the Department of Health reports 348 new cases, 3533 active cases, and 27 persons hospitalized.
We are having community spread throughout the entire island and we all need to be careful including all those that have been vaccinated and with boosters.
Do your part, make it your kuleana to protect our Ohana and follow the preventive measures of wearing face coverings, distancing, disinfecting your hands, limiting and avoiding gatherings, and staying home when sick. If you feel sick or believe you may have been exposed to a positive case, please get tested.
For testing the following sites are available today; in Hilo at the Francis Wong Baseball Stadium from 12 noon ‘til 7 pm and in North Kohala at the Waimea District Park from 2 ‘til 5 pm.
For a comprehensive calendar and list of all pharmacies and clinics providing vaccination and testing, please visit the Civil Defense website. www.hawaiicounty.gov
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