WATCH: ‘Coronavirus Pandemic: Back To Square One'

WATCH: ‘Coronavirus Pandemic: Back To Square One,’ a townhall with local health leaders

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - With cases across the state surging, and hospitals around Hawaii reportedly on the verge of being overrun, Hawaii News Now took a step ‘Back To Square One’ to re-evaluate Hawaii’s response to the pandemic.

Local medical experts joined Hawaii News Now for a special town hall style conversation, ‘Coronavirus Pandemic: Back To Square One.’

They touched on a variety of topics related the pandemic and Hawaii’s handling of it.

They explained what has been learned over the last few months about the virus and how its spreads.

Experts, including testing specialist Dr. Scott Miscovich and state Lt. Gov. Josh Green, also talked about why cases in Hawaii are spreading at the highest levels in the nation.

We also looked closely at what you should do if someone close to you tests positive for the virus, and how you can protect members of your family while quarantining.

The special is available online above.

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