A still image showing a child being vaccinated at a health clinic in Apia, Samoa, last month. Credit...TVNZ, via Associated Press
There's an measles epidemic in Apia, Western Samoa. The Hawaii Healthcare Emergency Management (HHEM) is coordinating the rostering of healthcare personnel from Hawaii organizations with Lt. Governor Josh Green to send medical supplies and medical personnel to Western Samoa to assist in the measles outbreak.
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