News & Current Events
$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.
Hawaii Pacific Health Breaks Ground on New Straub Clinic in Central Oahu
Hawaii Pacific Health and Town Center of Mililani leaders broke ground today on a new medical facility that will serve people of all ages in Central Oahu.
16th Annual Kapiolani Radiothon for Kids Raises $516,250 for Hawaii Keiki
For the second year in a row, the Kapiolani Radiothon for Kids raised more than half-a-million dollars for Hawaii children. Generous donors and community partners gave a total of $516,250 during the first in-person Kapiolani Radiothon broadcast since 2019.
16th Annual Kapiolani Radiothon for Kids Celebrates Return to In-Person Broadcast with Full Day of Surprises
Several surprises were on the menu at Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children as the medical center welcomed back KSSK’s Michael W. Perry and The Posse, Curt Williams, Scotty B and generous community partners to its Dining Room for the 16th annual Kapiolani Radiothon for Kids.
Hawaii Pacific Health Partners with 13 University of Hawaii at Manoa Student-Athletes
Hawaii Pacific Health (HPH) has partnered with 13 University of Hawaii at Manoa student-athletes for the 2022-23 school year. The student-athletes represent six different sports and were selected not only for their performances on the court, on the field and in the sand, but also for their dedication in the classroom and their community.
Hawaii Pacific Health Recognized by Hawaii State Legislature for COVID-19 Pandemic Response
Hawaii Pacific Health was recognized for its invaluable and innovative work to keep Hawaii’s people, as well as HPH physicians, nurses and staff, safe and cared for throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.