Well being officers reported 76 new COVID-19 instances statewide on Saturday, together with 48 on Oahu, 17 on Hawaii island, one on Kauai and 9 on Maui. One Hawaii resident was recognized out of state.
Beginning Wednesday at 12:01 a.m., folks flying to Kauai will not be capable of skip a 14-day quarantine by taking a COVID-19 take a look at. Gov. David Ige accredited a request by the mayor of Kauai on Friday to quickly choose out of the state’s pre-travel testing program.
Of the 46 instances of COVID-19 recognized on Kauai in November, 78% had been related to journey — together with residents and guests.
The state’s official demise toll is 240. Civil Beat calculates a minimum of 257 folks have died from the illness in Hawaii together with 17 deaths on Hawaii island which might be pending medical verification by the state. Up to now, 49 deaths on the Massive Island have been recorded by the Hawaii County Civil Protection.
In response to Janice Okubo, spokeswoman for the Hawaii Division of Well being, the COVID-19 case studies are primarily based on take a look at outcomes from laboratories statewide and embrace take a look at outcomes from each residents and vacationers examined inside the state.
The outcomes of Hawaii residents who take a look at constructive out of state are additionally included, in addition to instances confirmed amongst navy service members and their household, though navy instances aren’t particularly indicated.
If a customer takes a take a look at exterior of Hawaii, these take a look at outcomes are reported to their residence state well being authorities and wouldn’t be mirrored within the Hawaii well being division’s studies. In some instances, speedy point-of-care testing outcomes aren’t submitted to the DOH and aren’t included in these every day studies both.
For extra data, test this Hawaii Division of Well being COVID-19 web site or this state web site, and the Hawaii Information Collaborative COVID-19 Monitoring web site. The Hawaii Emergency Administration Company additionally gives this complete dashboard.
Assessments carried out
Each day Case Depend
Take a look at Positivity
* The present case numbers and take a look at positivity fee may not correlate with the metrics set for a selected tier because the county should spend a minimum of 4 consecutive weeks in a tier and meet the metrics for the following tier earlier than advancing, in response to 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 will be discovered at oneoahu.org
Need extra data on COVID-19 in Hawaii? You possibly can learn all of Civil Beat’s coronavirus protection, discover solutions to continuously requested questions or join e-mail publication updates — all free of charge. And take a look at footage of how neighborhood teams and volunteers have been serving to out in our Group Scrapbook.