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Eleni Avendaño

DOH Names Care Homes Affected by COVID-19 Cory Lum/Civil Beat

DOH Names Care Homes Affected by COVID-19

A new list doesn’t include case numbers and is not as comprehensive as advocates would like.

Lt. Gov. Josh Green: ‘I Don’t Feel Differently At All’ Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Lt. Gov. Josh Green: ‘I Don’t Feel Differently At All’

The state’s vocal COVID-19 medical liaison was diagnosed with COVID-19 on Friday. He’s still doing his popular whiteboard video updates from his son’s bedroom.

Federal COVID-19 Medical Team Arrives In Hawaii Courtesy The Queen's Health Systems

Federal COVID-19 Medical Team Arrives In Hawaii

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services deployed a team to Honolulu, but it’s far fewer people than the state requested last month.

VIRUS TRACKER — Sept. 11: 167 New Cases and 2 Deaths In Hawaii Cory Lum/Civil Beat

VIRUS TRACKER — Sept. 11: 167 New Cases and 2 Deaths In Hawaii

State health officials say Hawaii is turning a corner and cases are on the decline.

These Hotels Are Starting To Help Hawaii’s Virus Control Effort Cory Lum/Civil Beat

These Hotels Are Starting To Help Hawaii’s Virus Control Effort

Some Hawaii hotels have repurposed rooms for people who need to be isolated or quarantined while they recover from COVID-19 or wait for a test result.

 

 

VIRUS TRACKER — Sept. 10: 169 New Cases And 3 Deaths In Hawaii Cory Lum/Civil Beat

VIRUS TRACKER — Sept. 10: 169 New Cases And 3 Deaths In Hawaii

The average number of daily cases has dropped from a peak of 250 in August to 156 last week.

Hawaii’s Health Department Received Millions In COVID-19 Grants. Where Is It Going? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii’s Health Department Received Millions In COVID-19 Grants. Where Is It Going?

Competition for equipment and bureaucratic hurdles have slowed down spending meant to boost the state’s pandemic response.