1 More Death and 89 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases
As of Friday, October 16, 2020
In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 89 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 13,853.
The newly-reported cases break down by island as:
Hawaii Island 1026
Of those total cases, 40 were residents diagnosed out of state, 988 required hospitalization, and 10,947 were released from isolation. Deaths now stand at 185.
CURRENT TRAVEL ADVISORY
The State of Hawai‘i Safe Travels Hawai‘i program is a multilayered process designed to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 in our community from trans-Pacific visitor and resident passengers arriving at airports/ports across the Islands.
This enhanced entry into Hawai‘i includes a pre-travel testing program, the Mandatory State of Hawai‘i Travel and Health Form, and temperature screening at all Hawai‘i airports upon arrival.
The State of Hawaiʻi will accept test results ONLY from TRUSTED TESTING AND TRAVEL PARTNERS
A 14-day mandatory quarantine will be required for trans-Pacific travelers arriving WITHOUT a confirmed negative COVID-19 test taken within the 72 hours before departure of the final leg of their trip to Hawai‘i. Travelers will not be able to obtain a Nucleic Acid Amplification Test (NAAT) upon arrival at any Hawaiʻi airport.
At this time, there is no enhanced entry option available for international travel.
For further detailed information on traveling to Hawaii, click here.
Previous New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases Information.