The State of Hawaii has added Diagnostic Laboratory Companies (DLS) to the checklist of eight different trusted testing companions for inter-county journey. Inter-county passengers arriving in Kauai and Maui counties could bypass the necessary 14-day quarantine in the event that they take an FDA-authorized Nucleic Acid Amplification Check (NAAT) from the licensed CLIA lab of a trusted testing and journey companion. The check have to be taken no sooner than 72 hours previous to departure, and the traveler should obtain a damaging end result to bypass the quarantine requirement.
Starting Wednesday, inter-county vacationers to Hawaii County who comply with these protocols can have two choices to choose out of the 14-day necessary quarantine. They will both take the check no sooner than 72 hours previous to departure, or they will elect to get a post-arrival check from a trusted companion. This is able to require the traveler to stay in quarantine till the damaging check is reported and verified.
Particulars are posted at hawaiicounty.gov/House/Elements/Information/Information/2633/720.
Vacationers should register and add their check outcomes to their Protected Travels Hawaii account and inter-county vacationers will need to have the check end result with them upon arrival so airport screeners can evaluate the end result.
Those that don’t select to take a pre-travel check or who don’t arrive with a damaging check end result from a trusted testing or journey companion shall be topic to the prevailing 14-day quarantine. Vacationers could search an exemption from the county they’re touring to.
The 9 trusted testing companions for inter-county journey are:
Scientific Laboratories of Hawaii – All lab exams require an order by a licensed healthcare supplier within the State of Hawaii. Appointment required. Extra info at clinicallabs.com.
CVS Well being (Longs) – Appointments could also be scheduled as much as two days sooner or later at choose CVS Pharmacy drive-through places. Assessments accessible for ages 12 and older. Pre-registration required. Extra info at cvs.com/selfpaytesting.
Diagnostic Laboratory Companies, Inc. (DLS) – All COVID-19 testing at DLS presently requires a lab order and assortment by a licensed healthcare supplier within the State of Hawaii. Extra info at dlslab.com/covid-collection.
Hawaii Pacific Well being – Testing accessible at Kapi’olani Medical Heart for Ladies &Kids on Oahu and Wilcox Medical Heart on Kauai in partnership with Scientific Labs of Hawaii. Appointments required at Kapi’olani and have to be scheduled on-line at clinicallabs.com/covid. No appointment obligatory at Wilcox. Extra info at hawaiipacifichealth.org/covid19testing.
Kaiser Permanente (for members solely) – Kaiser Permanente members could schedule a check on-line or contact the appointment name middle or nurse recommendation line of their dwelling area for scheduling directions. Kaiser Permanente members returning dwelling to Hawaii could name the Away-from-House Journey Line at 951-268-3900 for scheduling directions. Extra info at kp.org/journey.
Minit Medical – Three clinics on Maui with drive-up testing accessible. Appointment required. Extra info at 808-667-6161 and Minitmed.com.
Pressing Care Hawaii – Assessments accessible with on-line registration at ucarehi.com. Outcomes emailed inside 24 hours. Restricted walk-ins might be accommodated. Extra info at 808-797-7980.
Vault Well being – At-home FDA-authorized saliva exams with real-time audio-visual supervision. Assessments accessible for ages 5 and older. Assessments outcomes mailed in 72 hours or much less. Extra info at be taught.vaulthealth.com/state-of-Hawaii.
Walgreens – Testing accessible for gratis to eligible people who meet CDC standards. Assessments accessible for ages 5 and older. All drive-through testing places function outside, and sufferers don’t go away their autos. Appointment required. Request the RT-PCR Diagnostic Panel or Fast Level of Care (POC) check, that are each accepted by the State of Hawaii. Extra info at walgreens.com/covid19testing.
Extra transpacific and inter-county trusted testing companions is not going to be added for a time frame. This can give the brand new Protected Travels Hawaii program a steady platform to function and time for the state to observe efficiency and modify the system, as wanted.
Sooner or later – trusted testing and journey companions added to the Protected Travels Hawaii program shall be uploaded to www.hawaiicovid19.com. The web site additionally contains extra info on inter-county pre-travel testing and the Protected Travels Hawaii program.