Wastewater data consistent with important COVID-19 metrics

HONOLULU – The Department of Health (DOH) published a COVID-19 Wastewater Report on Thursday, September 29. The report shows COVID-19 cases have declined since early June and the Omicron subvariant BA.5 is the dominant strain of COVID-19 in Hawai‘i. “Data from wastewater testing aligns with other data sets,” said State Laboratories Division (SLD) Administrator Edward […]

Read MoreWastewater data consistent with important COVID-19 metrics

COVID-19 reinfection rate rising

HONOLULU – The Department of Health (DOH) is enhancing the Hawai‘i COVID-19 data dashboard to include reinfections. The percentage of COVID-19 cases involving individuals who had a prior infection is growing over time and now accounts for about 10% of new confirmed cases. “The data on reinfections underscores what we have been saying; that limited […]

Read MoreCOVID-19 reinfection rate rising

This week's data shows an increased 6.3% average positivity rate and 166 daily average cases, statewide. There were also 8 new deaths and an average of 73 hospitalizations reported in the last 7 days. 7 patients are currently in ICU. Full dashboard: http://health.hawaii.gov/COVID19

3

A #BrownWaterAdvisory has been issued at Kawaihae Harbor, Spencer Beach Park, Mau'mae Beach, Mauna Kea Beach, Hapuna Beach Park and Puako Bay on Hawaii island.

Heavy rainfall has resulted in stormwater runoff entering into coastal waters.

Details: https://eha-cloud.doh.hawaii.gov/cwb/#!/event/1533/details/view

Water Quality Advisories

two sisters paddling a kayak in Hawaii

Sign up for water quality notifications and updates

Read More Water Quality Advisories

Restaurant Inspections

image of kitchen with cooks preparing food

View inspection reports for licensed food establishments

Read More Restaurant Inspections

Tuberculosis Testing

skin test for TB

TB clearance for school staff, students, food handlers

Read More Tuberculosis Testing