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DOH to shift data window

Posted on Nov 15, 2020 in Updates

DOH will shift its data window this weekend. This adjustment will change the time regular updates are available on the COVID-19 dashboard at https://hawaiicovid19.com. Daily updates on the dashboard will appear at 12 p.m. rather than the current 3 p.m. time.  This change will also mean no new data, including the number of new COVID-19 ...
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 This is a checklist of recommended best practices that facilities should implement before and during a COVID case. …

 Before a Case Occurs:  Provide the Hawaii Department of Health (HDOH) Disease Outbreak Control Division (DOCD) Healthcare Associated Infections (HAI) Team with emergency contact information for your facility administration and infection control (able to respond within 1 hour). Please email the name, title, and 24/7 contact telephone number for the person(s) you designate to receive ...
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Prior to reopening, centers must clean and disinfect their facilities and center-owned vehicles for infection control, according to Centers for Disease Control (CDC) guidance.  …

Tele-ICAR’s effectiveness for managing COVID-19 at long term care facilities in Hawaii. (Powerpoint) …

ICAR (Infection Control and Assessment Response tool) was developed by the CDC to help nursing homes assess and prepare for COVID-19. …

COVID-19 Home Care Guide

Posted on Nov 15, 2020 in General, Resource

If you begin to develop a fever, cough, or shortness of breath, call your healthcare provider.They may tell you to manage your illness at home. 5 Steps to Follow if you Feel Sick …

COVID-19: What You Need To Know

Posted on Nov 15, 2020 in General, Resource

What you need to know about COVID-19 …

Download information on COVID-19 in multiple languages. Materials are available in English, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Japanese, Ilocano, Tagalog, Korean, Chuukes, Thai, Vietnamese.  …

Preparing and managing life in a pandemic …