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Hawaii reports 4 new coronavirus-related deaths, 156 additional infections – Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu, Hawaii 2021-10-21 15:05:00 –

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Hawaii Ministry of Health officials made four new reports today coronavirusDue to state-wide associated deaths and 156 possible newly identified infectious diseases, the state has totaled 880 deaths and 82,886 cases since the onset of the pandemic.

Further information on recent deaths was not immediately available.

Today’s new possible infections by island include 96 on Oahu, 22 on Maui, 17 on the Big Island, 7 on Kauai, and Hawaii diagnosed outside the state. Includes 14 inhabitants of.

State health authorities include the possibility of infection in the total number of cases. Possibility of infection includes people who have not been tested for confirmation but who appear to have been infected with the virus because of known exposure and symptoms or because of a positive antigen test.

Health officials also said today that 1,798 of the state’s total infections are believed to be active. Authorities say they consider infectious diseases reported in the last 14 days to be “substitute numbers for active cases.” The total number of active cases in the state has fallen by 138 today.

According to Hawaii’s COVID-19 data dashboard, the state has an average 7-day positive rate of 1.7%.

On Wednesday, health officials said it Currently, more than 1 million Hawaiians are fully vaccinated Against COVID-19 (New Coronavirus Infection)..

Of all confirmed cases of Hawaii infection, 4,619 required hospitalization and 9 new hospitalizations were reported today.

According to the latest information from the department’s Hawaii COVID-19 data dashboard, a total of 81 patients with the virus were in hospitals in Hawaii as of Wednesday, 23 in the intensive care unit and 20 in the ventilator. bottom.


This latest news will be updated as more information becomes available.




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