Information and Resources about Coronavirus

Cases of the new coronavirus (named COVID-19) have been reported in a growing number of countries worldwide, including cases in the United States. Reported symptoms from the virus have ranged from mild to severe illness, and can include fever, cough, and shortness of breath. The World Health Organization has declared this a pandemic. Hawaii residents should continue to exercise good hygiene – including washing hands, immunizing against the flu – and contact your health care professional if you feel ill.

This is a rapidly evolving situation and it is important that we rely on facts and expertise from public health officials. To access up-to-date information from government sources, please consult the following: 

If you are a Hawaii resident and need assistance, please contact my State Office at 808-522-8970 or hawaiioffice@hirono.senate.govNeighbor Islands residents can call toll-free at 844-478-3478.