HMC bids aloha to vaccine clinic

KELSEY WALLING/Tribune-Herald Michele Mitsumori looks away Monday as Brianna Diaz-Escobar gives her the Pfizer COVID-19 booster vaccine at The Arc of Hilo. Workers there administered 35,665 vaccine doses and 4,484 booster shots within the year

After nearly a year of vaccinating the community, Hilo Medical Center’s COVID-19 clinic at The Arc of Hilo has closed.