HAWAII STATE JUDICIARY NEWS RELEASE: Hoapili Hale Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

Posted on Dec 8, 2020 in Latest Department News, Newsroom

WAILUKU, Hawaii — An employee at Hoapili Hale (Wailuku courthouse) has tested positive for COVID-19, the Hawaii State Judiciary announced today.

The employee was last at work on Dec. 1 and received a confirmed positive test result on Dec. 7.

After conferring with the Department of Health, those with prolonged or frequent contact with the affected individual were notified, advised to self-quarantine, and seek guidance from their medical providers. They will return to work when medically appropriate to do so.

The areas where this person works are cleaned regularly. Out of an abundance of caution, the areas received additional disinfecting.

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Media contact:

Jan Kagehiro

Communications & Community Relations Director

Hawaii State Judiciary

417 S. King St. Suite 212

Honolulu, HI  96813

Office:  808-539-4914

Mobile:  808-260-5423