Coronavirus Updates

Kaua‘i District Health Office Announces 187 New COVID Cases Sunday

Posted January 9, 2022, 1:13 PM HST

The state Department of Health Kaua‘i District Health Office announced 187 new COVID-19 cases Sunday.

Sunday’s reported cases bring the number of active cases on the island to 1,103, with seven hospitalized, and 5,694 cumulative cases. Kaua‘i’s cumulative case count includes 5,616 confirmed locally, eight probable and 70 positive cases diagnosed elsewhere – which includes two of Sunday’s cases, as they received their pre-travel test results after arriving on the island.

More detailed information about new cases is available on the DOH COVID-19 data dashboard.

If you test positive for COVID-19, isolate yourself at home immediately and notify your close contacts. If you are a close contact, quarantine yourself at home and get tested.

Free vaccination is offered islandwide. Vaccinations are available to anyone 5 and older. For details about the vaccination sites, click here.

Free testing is also available islandwide. For a full list of testing sites and more details, click here. Be advised that the Kaua‘i War Memorial Convention Hall testing center is limited to 500 tests per day and the free mobile testing van is limited to 100 tests per day.

For more information about the county’s COVID-19 response, click here.

 
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