DOH confirms 12 COVID-19 cases linked to contractor who worked at Molokai General Hospital


HONOLULU (KHON2) — The Queen’s Health Systems on Thursday reported that a Maui-based contractor working at Molokai General Hospital (MGH) tested positive for COVID-19.

According to the Hawaii Department of Health, 12 cases have been linked to the construction site that was closed last week.

Queen’s confirmed that two members of the contractor team have tested positive for the virus. The contractor has not had any contact with hospital patients.

No hospital staff member has tested positive at this time, and 83% of MGH’s workforce has been vaccinated.

Anyone with questions may call the Queen’s COVID Info-line at 808-691-2619.

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