COVID-19 Information

The Hawaii State Emergency Proclamation ended 3/26/22
At HHSC Kauai Region, facemasks will still be required for anyone entering KVMH, SMMH, or any of our six clinics and Urgent Care. We will no longer require screening to enter the facility.
Thank you for trusting your care to us!
COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics update 3/10/2022:
KVMH and SMMH Vaccination Clinics are closed due to the decrease in request for the COVID-19 Vaccine. COVID-19 Vaccine is still available at various locations. Please consult with your Primary Care Provider. Mahalo for trusting your care to us.
COVID-19 Drive-Thru Testing update 4/6/2022:
Due to the reduction of COVID-19 test requests, KVMH will end its Drive-Thru Testing on Friday, April 8th at noon.
Clinical Labs of Hawaii is offering COVID-19 screenings by appointment only on their website at
Thank you for trusting your care to us!
Acute Hospital Visitation Update 3/31/2022
Hours 10AM – 6PM excludes weekends and holidays.
Two visitors at a time and may interchange during visitation hours. Upon request, limited scheduled weekend and holiday visitation may be allowed. Children 15y and under must be accompanied by an adult.
All persons entering our hospitals must wear a facemask at all times.
  • Behavioral Health visitation may be allowed but must be scheduled
  • OB Unit patients are allowed two designated support persons during labor. A Doula for childbirth is considered the 2nd designated support person. One designated support person may stay during post-partum stay.
  • Pediatric patients are allowed one parent/guardian to stay with pediatric patient, parents may interchange.
  • ER (Emergency Room) patients are allowed one designated support person.
  • Urgent Care patients are allowed one designated support person.
  • Long Term Care (LTC) residents determine visitation hours. Visitation must occur outside of the LTC Unit, away from other residents. At KVMH, use the LTC porch or courtyard and at SMMH, use the Auditorium or courtyard. Children 15y & under must be accompanied by an adult. Screening is required per CMS LTC Regulations. Use electronic kiosk to sign-in and screen. Visitors must wear a facemask at all times and encourage resident to wear a facemask if able to. Visitors must not show evidence of illness. If visitor has recently had COVID or were exposed to COVID, their visit with resident must be more than 10d since exposure or recovery from COVID.