News & Current Events
Wilcox Memorial Hospital Hosts "Walk Around the Block with a Doc" and Cancer Care Health Forum January 23
Wilcox Memorial Hospital invites the public to walk around the Wilcox campus with Dr. Amy Corliss on Saturday, Jan. 23, at 7 a.m., and then stay for Hawaii Pacific Health’s Cancer Care video conference at the Wilcox Memorial Hospital Conference Rooms A, B and C from 8:30 a.m. to noon.
Hawaii Pacific Health is now accepting applications for the 2016 Summer Student Research Program. The eight-week undergraduate program runs from June 20 – August 12, 2016 and provides hands-on experience for college students interested in pursuing a career in medicine. The deadline to submit applications is Friday, February 12, 2016.
Straub Clinic & Hospital has announced the addition of Dr. Timothy Swindoll and Dr. Ike Tanabe, gastroenterologists, to its medical staff.
Straub Clinic & Hospital has announced the addition of Dr. Edith Canby-Hagino, urologist, and Dr. Timothy Stoddard, otolaryngologist, to its medical staff.
Kauai Medical Clinic announces extended hours at the Kauai Urgent Care Clinic on Pahee Street in Lihue and is now open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. every day of the week.
Straub Clinic & Hospital has announced the addition of Dr. Jane Luu, cardiologist, to its medical staff.
Kauai Medical Clinic announces the addition of Dr. David Della Lana, family medicine physician, to its medical staff. Della Lana will be based out of the Kauai Urgent Care Clinic on Pahee Street in Lihue, where he will provide care for patients with a variety of short-term medical problems that include common illnesses, minor injuries, moderate back problems, and sprains and strains.
Juliette Zelada, MD, a general surgeon and trauma medical director at Wilcox Memorial Hospital, is one of five healthcare professionals in the state who were recently recognized by the Healthcare Association of Hawaii with its 2015 Hawaii Healthcare Hero award.
Two Hawaii Pacific Health Leaders Promoted to Chief Operating Officers for Pali Momi Medical Center and Straub Clinic & Hospital
Gidget Ruscetta has been promoted to chief operating officer of Pali Momi Medical Center and Patty Boeckmann has been promoted to chief operating officer of Straub Clinic & Hospital.
Hawaii Pacific Health invites the public to Women’s Way to Health, a free community health event to learn about a variety of women’s health topics on Saturday, Nov. 14, from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the Ala Moana Hotel, Hibiscus Ballroom. The program will also be available via video conference at Pali Momi Medical Center in Aiea and Wilcox Memorial Hospital on Kauai.
Straub Clinic & Hospital has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll, which recognizes the hospital’s commitment to ensuring that stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines.
Pali Momi Women's Center Offers New Private Patient Resource Room Thanks to $20,600 Donation from First Hawaiian Bank
The Pali Momi Women’s Center at Pali Momi Medical Center recently celebrated the unveiling of a renovated Patient Resource Room made possible through a donation from First Hawaiian Bank’s Kokua Mai Employee Giving Campaign. A total of $20,600 was donated to Pali Momi by First Hawaiian Bank employees and retirees.
Kids Fest offers interactive games and activities to promote healthy active lifestyles, exercise and nutrition, and childhood injury prevention