Well being officers reported 107 new COVID-19 instances Thursday, together with 75 on Oahu, 12 on Hawaii island, 4 on Kauai, 9 on Maui and 7 residents recognized out of state.
These instances embody one which was recategorized to Hawaii, and one other that was recategorized to out-of-state, based on the Division of Well being.
The brand new instances reported Thursday mirror laboratory outcomes that had been submitted electronically to the Hawaii Division of Well being between midnight Monday and 11:59 p.m. Tuesday.
The well being division’s knowledge group lately shifted its knowledge verification and processing time from 15 hours to 36 hours. Due to a rise within the variety of instances and new knowledge that the state has began compiling and publishing on its knowledge dashboard, the division’s knowledge group wants extra time to make sure the info doesn’t embody duplicate take a look at outcomes or embody different errors, DOH spokeswoman Janice Okubo mentioned.
The COVID-19 case studies are primarily based on take a look at outcomes from laboratories statewide. The numbers embody lab outcomes from each residents and vacationers. Since March, 95% of instances recognized within the islands have been amongst residents.
There have been 1,527 new instances reported statewide within the final two weeks. Well being officers use the variety of instances reported up to now 14 days as a tough approximation of the variety of lively instances, or individuals who might nonetheless be infectious.
Civil Beat calculates at the very least 240 folks have died from the illness in Hawaii together with 17 deaths on Hawaii island that haven’t been recorded but by the Division of Well being attributable to medical verification lags.
The statewide official loss of life toll is 223. County officers are often the primary to announce native instances and fatalities.
For extra data, test this Hawaii Division of Well being COVID-19 website or this state website, and the Hawaii Knowledge Collaborative COVID-19 Monitoring website. The Hawaii Emergency Administration Company additionally gives this complete dashboard.
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* The present case numbers and take a look at positivity charge may not correlate with the metrics set for a particular tier because the county should spend at the very least 4 consecutive weeks in a tier and meet the metrics for the subsequent tier earlier than advancing, based on the reopening plan. Extra data of the Metropolis and County of Honolulu’s reopening technique in addition to particulars of the restrictions of Tier 1, Tier 2, Tier three and Tier four might be discovered at oneoahu.org
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