Home testing kits on tap: HMC will distribute Monday at Hilo Civic

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Lauri Redus looks over the stack of boxes holding about 3,600 rapid COVID-19 home testing kits in the storeroom in Hilo Medical Center on Tuesday. HMC will be giving the 3,600 home test kits on a first-come, first-serve basis on Monday afternoon.

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Lauri Redus holds a rapid COVID-19 home testing kit in the storeroom in Hilo Medical Center on Tuesday. HMC will be giving the 3,600 home test kits on a first-come, first-serve basis on Monday afternoon.

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Angela Costa tests Cardinal Thomas for COVID-19 at a Nomi Health test clinic outside the Sure Foundation in Keaau on Monday. The location is open from 5 a.m. to noon Monday to Friday.

Hilo Medical Center will be distributing 3,600 home COVID-19 testing kits at the Afook-Chinen Civic Auditorium beginning Monday.