Here’s the latest COVID-19 information for Hawaii Island.
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Accessed on 14 April 2022, 0109 UTC.
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This is a Civil Defense message.
This is a Weekly COVID-19 informational update for Wednesday, April 13th.
In the last 7 days for Hawaii County, the Department of Health reports 160 new cases, 248 active cases, and 4 persons hospitalized.
While the Island of Hawaii is categorized by the CDC as Low Risk, coronavirus is still within our community and it is recommended as a Best Practice that;
Masks be worn around vulnerable populations, when in crowded areas, or where there is little to no distancing available in public.
Wash hands frequently and use hand sanitizer.
Clean and disinfect high-touch surfaces regularly.
And, stay home if sick – are all best practices we can live by.
The County of Hawaii will continue to have available hand sanitizing stations and you are welcomed to wear masks at county facilities.
For a comprehensive calendar and list of all pharmacies and clinics providing vaccination and testing, please visit the Civil Defense website. www.hawaiicounty.gov
Thank you for listening and have a safe day.
This is your Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency.
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Russ Roberts (https://hawaiinewsdigest.net).