News & Current Events
HPH President & CEO Ray Vara Receives American Heart Association’s 2023 Distinguished National Leadership Award
Hawaii Pacific Health President & CEO Ray Vara recently was honored for his outstanding service to the American Heart Association (AHA) at the2023 Leading with Light National Volunteer Awards ceremony.
The Women’s Bone & Joint Clinic at Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children recently celebrated its first anniversary. The women-focused clinic provides comprehensive and specialized care to help patients regain their mobility.
More than 700 children and their families enjoyed a fun-filled evening on the beach at the Ko Olina Children’s Festival in support of the new Martha B. Smith Cancer & Infusion Center at Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children.
Starting Monday, May 15, 2023, masks are optional at all Hawaii Pacific Health (HPH) medical centers and clinics, except for areas considered high-risk because of the medical needs of patients served there.
To honor National Nurses Week, the cover story of MidWeek and MidWeek Kauai shines the spotlight on Hawaii Pacific Health’s dedicated nurses.
Hawaii Pacific Health Nurses Featured in Honolulu Star-Advertiser and The Garden Island Special Sections
In honor of National Nurses Week, The Garden Island and Honolulu Star-Advertiser newspapers published special Nurses Week inserts Saturday, May 6, and Sunday, May 7, respectively, that featured Hawaii Pacific Health nurses from across our system.
New disease management program and specialty pharmacy services available for Hawaii patients living with chronic and complex conditions. The services are being provided in alliance with specialty pharmacy services provider Trellis Rx, LLC.
Hawaii Pacific Health has been named the nation’s top small health system for patient experience by NRC Health, a health care data analytics company. HPH was honored with the 2022 Excellence in Patient Experience Award after ranking first out of 42 eligible health systems with two to four medical centers each.
The Sex Abuse Treatment Center Holds Sign-Waving Event at State Capitol for Sexual Assault Awareness Month
April is nationally recognized as Sexual Assault Awareness Month. The Sex Abuse Treatment Center, a statewide program of Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children, held a sign-waving event in front of the Hawaii State Capitol.
Kalley-Mae Yee weighed little more than a pound when she was born. Tuesday, March 28, 2023, it was revealed that the now vibrant 4-year-old girl from Hawaii Island is the 2023 Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Champion for Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children.
In recognition of all of our dedicated doctors on National Doctors' Day, five Hawaii Pacific Health health care professionals represent their colleagues in a MidWeek cover story, in which they share their personal stories about their commitment to creating a healthier Hawaii.
Healthgrades Names Pali Momi Medical Center Among the Top 15% of U.S. Hospitals for Outstanding Patient Experience
Pali Momi Medical Center has achieved the Healthgrades 2023 Outstanding Patient Experience Award™. The medical center has received the national honor for five years in a row (2019-2023).
Healthgrades Names Wilcox Medical Center Among the Top 10% of U.S. Hospitals for Patient Safety Excellence
Wilcox Medical Center has received Healthgrades 2023 Patient Safety Excellence Award™. This distinction places Wilcox among the top 10% of all short-term acute care hospitals nationwide as evaluated by Healthgrades, the leading marketplace connecting patients and providers.
For the first time since 2019, women and girls of all ages lined up at Kapiolani Regional Park for the Hawaii Pacific Health Women’s 10K & 5K Fun Run.
Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children Celebrates Valentine’s Day with New Pediatric Heart Center
Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children, the only full-service children’s hospital in Hawaii, celebrated its new Pediatric Heart Center, the first and only center of its kind in the state and Pacific region.