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Hawaii To Get A Much Smaller Supply Of Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii To Get A Much Smaller Supply Of Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

Despite the setback, state health officials say appointments are still widely available at retail pharmacies.

What The Pandemic Taught Hawaii Hospitals About Their Capacity To Handle Calamity

What The Pandemic Taught Hawaii Hospitals About Their Capacity To Handle Calamity

Hospitals made do with existing space and invested in some new equipment, but the pandemic exposed a heavy reliance on out-of-state traveling nurses.

Hawaii Expects To Meet Biden’s New Goal Of Offering Vaccines To All Adults By April 19 Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii Expects To Meet Biden’s New Goal Of Offering Vaccines To All Adults By April 19

Honolulu is the only county in Hawaii that has yet to widen its COVID-19 vaccine eligibility pool to everyone 16 and older.

Vaccines Open To 16 And Up On Kauai And Big Island Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Vaccines Open To 16 And Up On Kauai And Big Island

More vaccines are on their way, but so are visitors.

How A Slug In A Salad Led One Patient On A Confusing Quest For Rat Lungworm Treatment Courtesy Alyx Barnett

How A Slug In A Salad Led One Patient On A Confusing Quest For Rat Lungworm Treatment

Patients of the disease called angiostrongyliasis must confront conflicting clinical guidance and a medication price tag, in Alyx Barnett’s case, of $8,599.99

State Warns People To Avoid Maui Church That Failed To Rein In COVID-19 Cluster kingscathedral.com

State Warns People To Avoid Maui Church That Failed To Rein In COVID-19 Cluster

UPDATE: King’s Cathedral in Kahului still plans to hold in-person events this weekend, despite state health officials urging it not to.

How Hawaii Clinics Found New Ways To Reach Patients During The Pandemic Cory Lum/Civil Beat

How Hawaii Clinics Found New Ways To Reach Patients During The Pandemic

Relaxed rules and increased funding have led to new initiatives such as mobile clinics. Will it last?