Coronavirus Healthcare Crisis

City reopens online appointment system for driver license, state ID services

  City unveils plan to offer 100,000 coronavirus tests as state reopens

  Army of volunteers assembled to staff free health clinic for Hawaii’s newly uninsured

  State announces plan to bolster contact tracing efforts as economy reopens

Schatz urges state to quickly bolster contact tracing with $50M in federal funding

  With ERs empty, doctors worry patients are putting off emergency care over COVID-19 fears

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1 new COVID-19 case reported as Hawaii takes slow steps to reopen economy

  To help newly-unemployed who lost health insurance, Green proposes pop-up clinic

  After 3 weeks in the hospital battling COVID-19, a Makiki senior says it’s ‘nice to be home’

Hawaii blood bank launches effort to collect plasma for experimental COVID-19 treatment

  With few new COVID-19 cases on Oahu, Caldwell says it’s time to reopen some businesses

From TROs to plea hearings, Hawaii courts are still offerings key services

  ‘I beat the odds’: Hawaii man thrilled to be home after long COVID-19 hospitalization

Edward Nakamura spent 16 days in the hospital, including eight days sedated and on a ventilator.

Health care worker who saw patients at Maui Memorial tests positive for COVID-19

Officials did not say what kind of provider the health care worker is, but said the person had been in self-quarantine since last week after experiencing symptoms.

Top Coronavirus Stories From Hawaii News Now:

  Zippy’s begins to resume dine-in service as company struggles with revenue loss

Survey: 8 in 10 residents say they aren’t ready to welcome tourists back

Close to 30 people are currently hospitalized with COVID-19 statewide

  State, teachers union come to agreement on what social distancing will mean at public schools

DOH: Clusters at Hawaiian Airlines, local gyms involve same patient

Waikiki’s Halekulani Hotel announces closure until mid-2021

Oahu photographer looks to the past to capture stunning portraits for today

  Ige delays plan to reopen tourism until Sept. 1 amid COVID-19 surge on the mainland

State hammers out quarantine modifications for university students

  US grapples with pandemic as WHO warns ‘no return to normal’