Antibody clinic on way: HMC hopes to have COVID-19 treatment center running this month

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Hilo Medical Center is putting together a clinic that will be used for COVID-19 antibody treatments on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021.

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Ray Castro paints a new clinic that will be used for COVID-19 antibody treatments at Hilo Medical Center on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021.

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Mari Horike is overseeing the construction of a clinic that will be used for COVID-19 antibody treatments at Hilo Medical Center on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021.

Hilo Medical Center this month will open a monoclonal antibody clinic to treat patients with COVID-19.