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Hawaii health officials add reinfections to COVID case count, boosting state’s tally by nearly 11k

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / SEPT. 11
                                Hawaii health officials said today that they are now counting COVID-19 reinfection cases in their weekly counts. Shown here, the Queen’s Health System held a drive-thru flu and COVID-19 vaccination clinic at The Queen’s Medical Center-West O‘ahu this month.

    CRAIG T. KOJIMA / SEPT. 11

    Hawaii health officials said today that they are now counting COVID-19 reinfection cases in their weekly counts. Shown here, the Queen’s Health System held a drive-thru flu and COVID-19 vaccination clinic at The Queen’s Medical Center-West O‘ahu this month.

Reinfections were counted as long as the second case happened at least 90 days after the first. Read more

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