Big Isle hospitals prep to receive, administer COVID-19 vaccines

  • Courtesy of Kaiser Permanente Four additional trays of 975 doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine arrived Wednesday earmarked for Oahu’s Kaiser Permanente, Kapi‘olani Medical Center, Straub Medical Center, Waianae Coast Comprehensive Health Center and The Queen’s Medical Center West Oahu.



As the highly anticipated COVID-19 vaccine is rolled out in other parts of the state, Big Island hospitals are still waiting to receive their first doses.