Hawaii County COVID-19 Information

THE HAWAII DISTRICT HEALTH OFFICE (HDHO)

All Hawai‘i residents age 12 and above are eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine. The vaccine is currently not available for children age 11 and younger. However, more studies are underway and being reviewed to safely expand the eligibility for the vaccine.

If you have questions, call the Hawai’i District Health Office at (808) 974-6012 or (808) 974-6006.

Available vaccines in Hawai‘i

The COVID-19 vaccines currently being used in Hawai‘i have been authorized for use by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) after rigorous testing involving large clinical trials and data review by a safety monitoring board.

Hawai‘i County vaccination sites

Hawai‘i County has many vaccine providers working with most hospitals, health centers and pharmacies so there’s no need to travel far.

Educational Videos

Educate yourself and your family and friends about how we can protect each other. These videos will answer all your vaccine questions you may have.

Vax Facts H.S.

Students from Kalani High School and Kamehameha Schools interview state experts on vaccinating teens against Covid-19. Topics include: weighing the risks of vaccination vs. Covid, the science of mRNA vaccines, good information vs. disinformation, and the relationship between vaccine distribution and health justice. Sponsored by the Department of Education, Department of Health, Hawai‘i Community Foundation, Kamehameha Schools, and the University of Hawai‘i.

What is an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA)?

Emergency use authorizations (EUAs) are one of several tools the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is using to help make important medical products available quickly during the COVID-19 pandemic. But what exactly is an EUA?

What to expect at a vaccination clinic (1)

Follow Waipahu High senior, Trinity Ganitoen and watch how simple it was to get a COVID-19 vaccine. Developed by the Department of Health.

What to expect at a vaccination clinic (2)

Points of dispensing (PODs) across Hawai‘i make it simple and easy to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. Developed by the Department of Health.