Big Island Coronavirus Updates

KCH Announces COVID-19 Testing for Potentially Exposed Family Members, Hospital Visitors

July 16, 2020, 2:46 PM HST
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Three staff members at Kona Community Hospital had tested positive for COVID-19 as of Wednesday afternoon and held a pop-up clinic to test all staff Thursday.

Over the weekend, KCH, with the help of Premier Medical Group, will hold a second popup COVID-19 testing clinic for hospital family and `ohana members, discharged patients, visitors to the hospital or community individuals concerned about potential exposure to the virus via hospital employees.

Testing will be conducted Saturday, July 18 from 8 a.m. to noon at the West Hawai‘i Civic Center, located at 75-5044 Ane Keohokalole Highway in Kailua-Kona.

Testing is drive-through only. No walk-ups or bike-ups will be allowed.

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