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Information for Employees Regarding the Coronavirus

February 11, 2020

HGEA leadership recently met with the Department of Health (DOH) to address concerns about the Coronavirus, worker safety, what preventive and protective measures can be taken by employees

Download Coronavirus FAQs. Check the DOH website for the latest updates.


2019 Novel Coronavirus (also called 2019-nCoV) is a new respiratory virus that was first identified in the central Chinese city of Wuhan, in Hubei Province. It has since spread to other cities across China as well as at least 27 other countries, including the United States. On January 30, 2020, the WHO declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern. At this time, there are no confirmed cases of 2019-nCoV in Hawaii.

For more information, please visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention or the Department of Health website.

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