Update: Hawai'i COVID-19 Joint Information Center's daily news digest for June 22, 2020

Department of Health:

Four Additional COVID-19 Cases on O‘ahu

After reporting 14 new cases on Saturday and 11 additional cases on Sunday, DOH is reporting four (4) new positive cases of coronavirus today, all of which are adults on O‘ahu.

There is one (1) new case at the Hale Nani Rehabilitation and Nursing Center which now has 15 confirmed cases: six (6) healthcare workers and nine (9) residents. As of yesterday, more than 500 residents and staff have tested negative facility wide. DOH continues to investigate cases in care homes, including two additional ones in Kaneohe.

In total, DOH says there are a total of eight (8) cases associated with community care homes in three separate locations on O‘ahu. Investigations and weekly testing is ongoing at these sites.

Changes in the total cumulative case number include the removal two earlier cases on Oʻahu due to a duplicated lab report and retesting of a previous case who was positive for influenza.