Hawai‘i COVID-19 Cases
News Release from Hawaii DoH, June 28, 2020
On 6/28/2020, the Hawai‘i Department of Health reported 27 new positive cases. One of the cases is on Hawai‘i Island, 1 is on Maui, 2 on Kaua‘i and 23 are on O‘ahu for a cumulative total of 899 cases statewide (reported since 2/28/2020). A previous case was removed due to updated lab information.
A total of 77,155 individuals have been tested in the state. (1,677 new tests)
Detailed information and data about COVID-19 cases in Hawai‘i is available at:
Latest Cases in Hawai'i | Current Situation in Hawai'i | COVID-19 Data Dashboard
SA: Hawaii health officials report 27 new coronavirus cases, including 17 associated with Oahu funeral -- “Intensive contact tracing identified the cases quickly, testing was conducted, and all are in isolation,” officials said in a news release. “Contact tracing also identified six cases in Leeward Oahu associated with known clusters, and all of the cases are in isolation.” The Big Island case was associated with travel to Georgia, and the two Kauai cases are part of a known cluster, they said….
SA: Honolulu city bus driver tests positive for coronavirus
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LATEST CASES IN HAWAI‘I
Total cases:899 (27 newly reported)
Star-Adv June 28, 2020: “As of today, 163 infections in Hawaii are active cases”
Residents diagnosed outside of Hawai‘i:16
Required Hospitalization:111‡* (one new hospitalization)
(DoH is not providing a daily update on the current hospitalization count.)
Hawaii deaths:18 (no new deaths)
Released from Isolation:719§ (five released)
Cumulative totals as of 12:00pm, June 28, 2020
†One case is a Lanai resident whose exposure is on Maui Island and who will be remaining on Maui Island for the interim.
‡Includes Hawaii residents hospitalized out of state. §Includes cases that meet isolation release criteria (Isolation should be maintained until at least 3 days (72 hours) after resolution of fever and myalgia without the use of antipyretics OR at least 10 days have passed since symptom onset, whichever is longer). (The cases that have died and one case that has left the jurisdiction have been removed from these counts).
Positive cases include presumptive and confirmed cases, and Hawaii residents and non-residents; data are preliminary and subject to change. Note that CDC provides case counts according to states of residence.