Hawai‘i Department of Health provides guidance to healthcare providers for 2019 Novel Coronavirus outbreak in China

Everyone is advised to get a flu vaccination HONOLULU – The Hawai‘i Department of Health (DOH) is advising physicians statewide to be alert for patients who have travelled from Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China. The department sent out a detailed medical advisory to healthcare providers today on reporting, testing, specimen collection, and interim healthcare infection […]

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State on target to beat 2020 greenhouse gas emissions goal

New report projects continued decline in emissions below 1990 levels for 2020 and 2025 HONOLULU — Rising sea levels and other effects of climate change are threats to the health and environment of the Hawaiian islands, but Hawai‘i is making progress to mitigate the effects of these threats, based on findings in the Hawai‘i Greenhouse […]

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During an average week in Hawaii:
- 15 residents die from an injury
- 103 are hospitalized
- Nearly 1,640 are treated in emergency departments
Learn to protect yourself and loved ones from injuries with the new DOH Hawaii Injury Prevention Plan. https://health.hawaii.gov/hipp/

Winter in Hawaii means even more rain than usual, and it’s easy for water-soaked surfaces to become moldy.
Mold is a health hazard that should be taken seriously.
https://www.cdc.gov/disasters/mold/index.html
For more great resources, visit DOH:
http://health.hawaii.gov/irhb/iaqpdf

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