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Maui Health treats first COVID-19 Case

Per the CDC infection control protocol, Maui Health said in a press release that it can now acknowledge that they are treating its first patient confirmed by the Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH) as having COVID-19. The patient is currently in isolation and appropriate isolation precautions are in place. Maui Health says that it is handling this case with the utmost …

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Governor Ige issues emergency order requiring self-quarantine for inter-island travelers

Gov. David Ige today signed a fourth supplementary proclamation that requires all residents and visitors traveling between any of the islands in the State of Hawai‘i to self-quarantine for 14 days. The quarantine mandate takes effect at 12:01 a.m. on Wed., Apr. 1. Those who must travel to perform an essential function, including those providing and seeking medical care, will …

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UPDATE: Hawai`i Reports its First COVID-19 Related Death

This story is developing and will be updated as soon as more information becomes available. The Hawai`i Department of Health is continuing to investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of an elderly O‘ahu man, who tested positive for COVID-19. An additional 20 COVID-19 cases were reported on Tuesday. All the cases are adults, according to DOH officials. All but one …

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