HAWAI‘I COVID-19 JOINT INFORMATION CENTER DAILY NEWS DIGEST March 3, 2021Posted on Mar 3, 2021 in COVID-19, COVID-19 News Releases, Latest Department News, Newsroom
Department of Health:
Weekly COVID-19 Cluster Report attached
Daily and Weekly Preliminary Vaccine Administration Updates
The charts below will be included in the Daily News Digest, Monday-Friday.
20 New COVID-19 Cases and Two Additional Deaths
DOH reports 20 new cases of coronavirus. This is the lowest statewide case count since late July 2020. There were two additional deaths reported.
1 man, 60-69 yrs, underlying conditions, hospitalized
1 woman, 70-79 yrs, underlying conditions, hospitalized
This report includes cases up until Monday at 11:59 p.m. Full data is posted on the State COVID-19 dashboard and on the DOH Disease Outbreak & Control Division website daily: hawaiicovid19.com/dashboard.
Hawai‘i COVID-19 Counts as of 11:59 p.m. March 1, 2021
|Island of Diagnosis||New Cases||Reported since
(including new cases)
|HI residents diagnosed outside of HI||0||843|
Hospitalizations as of 8:30 a.m. on 3/2/21 – Hawai‘i-1, Maui 11, O‘ahu-19, Kauaʻi-0
++As a result of updated information, two cases on Maui and one case on O‘ahu were removed from the counts.
Department of Public Safety:
Statewide Inmate Testing Continues
COVID-19 testing is continuously being conducted statewide at all facilities. The Maui Community Correctional Center total active positive inmate count remains unchanged at 29. All other facility inmate populations are clear of the virus. For more information on PSD’s planning and response efforts to COVID-19: https://dps.hawaii.gov/blog/2020/03/17/coronavirus-covid-19-information-and-resources/.
Hawaiʻi Tourism Authority:
9,284 Passengers Arrive on Tuesday
Yesterday, a total of 9,284 people arrived in Hawai‘i from out of state. A total 5,376 people indicated they came to Hawai‘i for vacation. There were also 1,140 returning residents. The trans-Pacific passenger arrival data is derived from data provided by the Safe Travels digital system.
Trusted Testing and Travel Partners:
The state of Hawai‘i only accepts Nucleic Acid Amplification Test (NAAT) from a certified Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendment (CLIA) lab test results from Trusted Testing and Travel Partners. For the full list of domestic trans-Pacific, inter-county, international and airline partners or information on how to become a Trusted Testing Partner, go to:
COVID-19 Vaccine Status in Hawai‘i and FAQs:
Vaccine Call Center: 808-586-8332
COVID-19 Expanded Dashboard (Tables, Charts, and Visualizations):
Safe Travels Digital Platform:
Hawai‘i County COVID-19 webpage:
Critical infrastructure and medical travel request: https://survey123.arcgis.com/share/e2f4ce19aa854964a8fd60bec7fbe78c
To report violators: 808-935-3311
City & County of Honolulu:
Honolulu COVID-19 webpage: oneoahu.org
COVID-19 Vaccine Information: https://www.oneoahu.org/vaccine
Interisland passengers arriving on O‘ahu are not subject to the mandatory quarantine.
To report violators: 808-723-3900 or [email protected]
Hawai‘i COVID-19 Joint Information Center