News & Current Events
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.
More than 500 Participate in 45th Annual Hawaii Pacific Health Women’s 10K & 5K Fun Run
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.
Disney Delivers Joy for Patients at Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children
The magic of Disney is now enhancing the patient experience at Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children. This new program brings classic tales to life through interactive artwork and digital displays for pediatric patients and their families.
$1.5 Million in Capital Support to Enable More Hawaii Families to Achieve Affordable Homeownership
An innovative partnership between Hawaii Pacific Health and The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation will help Hawai‘i Community Lending expand its loan fund for low-income households and communities to achieve and sustain self-sufficiency through homeownership.
Straub Medical Center Begins Construction on its Health Care Campus of the Future
Work is underway on Straub Medical Center’s new, state-of-the art health care campus of the future. Thursday Jan. 26, 2023, crews began the construction phase of the multi-year project with the demolition of buildings along South Hotel Street.
Hawaii Pacific Health Medical Group Names Terence Young and Amanda Woo to New Leadership Roles
Hawaii Pacific Health Medical Group has expanded its executive team. Terence Young has been named to the new position of chief operating officer, while Amanda Woo takes Young’s previous position as vice president of Clinical Operations for HPHMG.
Mike Foutch Joins Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children as Vice President of Hospital Operations
Mike Foutch, MA, has been named vice president of hospital operations for Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children.
Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children Becomes First in Hawaii to Earn Level 1 Children’s Surgery Verification
Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children has earned Level 1 Children’s Surgery Verification from the American College of Surgeons, making it the only hospital in the state, and one of approximately 50 nationwide, to hold this distinction.
Wilcox Health Introduces Hundreds of Public High School Students to Career Paths in Health Care
Wilcox Health welcomed approximately 200 students from Kapaa, Kauai and Waimea high schools to Wilcox Medical Center for an introduction into the diverse career field of health care.
Hawaii Pacific Health Employees Donate More Than $1 Million to Support Patient Care and Hawaii Communities
Hawaii Pacific Health employees joined together to raise $1,001,116 during the 2022 Employee Giving Campaign.
The Dr. James T. Kakuda Cancer Center at Pali Momi Medical Center Celebrates 5 Years of Serving Patients in Central and West Oahu
Patients, physicians, nurses, staff and medical center leadership commemorated the five-year anniversary of the the Dr. James T. Kakuda Cancer Center at Pali Momi Medical Center with an intimate blessing.
Hawaii Pacific Health Promotes Breast Cancer Awareness Month Throughout October
Hawaii Pacific Health (HPH) is promoting the importance of early breast health screenings, including mammograms, during Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Dr. Jennifer José Lo Joins Hawaii Pacific Health as Medical Director of Hawaii Health Partners
Dr. Jennifer José Lo has joined Hawaii Pacific Health (HPH) as medical director of Hawaii Health Partners (HHP), the physician-led accountable care organization of HPH.