COVID-19 at a Glance
• State Department of Health on Monday reported 52 new cases statewide as of 11:59 p.m. Saturday, including 28 on Maui, 21 on Oahu, two on Hawaii island and one on Kauai.
• There have now been 27,223 cases statewide, including 21,802 on Oahu, 2,234 on Hawaii island, 2,189 in Maui County (2,054 on Maui, 108 Lanai and 27 on Molokai) and 181 on Kauai. A total of 817 residents have been diagnosed out of state. As a result of updated information, two cases on Oahu and one case on Maui were removed from the counts.
• No new deaths were reported. There remain 431 fatalities statewide, including 344 on Oahu, 53 on Hawaii island, 30 on Maui, one on Kauai and three residents who died out of state.
• No new cases were reported Monday at the Maui Community Correctional Center. Of the 29 total cases, 24 remain active and five inmates have recovered. On Monday, 150 inmates were vaccinated.
• Flags will fly at half-staff until sunset Friday to recognize the more than 500,000 people who have died from COVID-19 nationwide.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention COVID-19 tips:
• Fever and cough are symptoms.
• Most people have mild illness and are able to recover at home. If you think you may have been exposed to COVID-19, contact your health care provider immediately.
• Keep track of symptoms.
• If you have an emergency warning sign (including trouble breathing), get medical attention right away.
• Some people who are not showing symptoms could have the illness.
Methods for preventing illness include:
• Washing hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after going to the bathroom, before eating and after nose-blowing, coughing or sneezing.
• If soap and water are not readily available, use a hand sanitizer with at least 60 percent alcohol.
• Avoiding touching eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands.
• Avoid contact with people who are sick; stay home if sick.
• Wear a face mask in public settings. The mask is intended to protect others.
• Social distancing: Stay 6 feet apart from others.
• Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces daily. This includes tables, doorknobs, light switches, countertops, handles, desks, phones, keyboards, toilets, faucets and sinks.
For more information:
• Call 211 or text (877) 275-6569 for general questions about coronavirus.
• Hawaii Health Department: hawaiicovid19.com.
• CDC: Coronavirus.gov.
To report violations of quarantine orders to the Maui Police Department:
• Email firstname.lastname@example.org.