COVID-19 vaccine ‘mega clinics’ to open in Kona

The first doses of the COVID vaccine were administered in December at Kona Community Hospital. Kona Community Hospital and other entities will begin operating "mega clinics" in the coming days to increase the number of people being vaccinated in West Hawaii. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

The rate at which the COVID-19 vaccine is being administered in West Hawaii should pick up pace thanks to a partnership that will bring “mega clinics” to Kailua-Kona.