During March, HIPHI has been working with a group of concerned physicians, healthcare providers, citizens, advocacy groups, and public health professionals urging Governor Ige to take a more proactive approach in protecting Hawaiʻi residents and preventing the spread of COVID-19.
Read the March 18 letter here (signed by 100+ doctors and public health professionals).
Read the March 23 letter here (signed by 200+ doctors, nurses, public health professionals, and community organizations).
On Monday March 23, Governor Ige took action with a shelter in place order. We continue to work on addressing remaining gaps in public health and healthcare through the Public Health Action COVID-19 network.