News & Current Events
Wilcox Memorial Hospital, Kauai’s largest medical facility has launched a new health and well-being website, LiveHealthyKauai.org, that includes a wide variety of information and tips for leading a healthy and active lifestyle.
Straub Clinic & Hospital and Community Organizations Partner to Provide Diabetes Educational Program
NBA Hall of Famer Dominique Wilkins will share his personal journey with type 2 diabetes at a special public event on Saturday, June 20, to celebrate the culmination of the 2015 Diabetes Care for Life Program, an eight-week diabetes self-management program facilitated by Straub Clinic & Hospital.
Children's Miracle Network Hospitals and iHeartMedia Honored for Campaign Blending Profit and Purpose
Children's Miracle Network Hospitals and iHeartMedia were honored with a Silver Cause Marketing Halo Award in the Best Message-focused Campaign Category at the 13th Annual Cause Marketing Forum Conference.
Pali Momi Medical Center Becomes First in Hawaii to Offer Patients a New Heart Failure Monitoring Solution
Pali Momi Medical Center is the first facility in Hawaii to implant a new miniaturized, wireless monitoring sensor to manage heart failure (HF). The CardioMEMS HF System is the first and only FDA-approved heart failure monitoring device that has been proven to significantly reduce hospital admissions when used by physicians to manage heart failure.
Pali Momi Medical Center CEO Jen Chahanovich will become the new president and CEO of Wilcox Memorial Hospital and CEO of Kauai Medical Clinic with the retirement on June 30 of current Wilcox President & CEO Kathy Clark.
Kids Summer Fest is a free community health event designed to educate Kauai’s children and families on healthy active lifestyles, exercise and nutrition, and injury prevention.
Wilcox Memorial Hospital announces the addition of Dr. Alyssa Schaffer, orthopedic surgeon, to its medical staff.
Military families receiving care at Hawaii Pacific Health hospitals and clinics now benefit from secure health information exchange with Department of Defense hospitals and clinics.
Pali Momi Medical Center and Straub Clinic & Hospital Awarded Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Centers
Pali Momi Medical Center and Straub Clinic & Hospital have earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Heart-Check mark for Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Centers, recognizing the high quality care each hospital provides to patients affected by stroke.
The Women’s Center at Pali Momi Medical Center has been granted a full, three-year accreditation designation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers, a program administered by the American College of Surgeons recognizing centers that have voluntarily committed to provide the highest level of quality breast care and that undergo a rigorous evaluation and review process.
Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children hosts a special evening for pediatric patients unable to attend their own prom.
American Savings Bank Employees Raise Nearly $60,000 for Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children
American Savings Bank employees raised $59,990 for Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children through their annual giving campaign, Kahiau. The funds will support the hospital’s Child Life Services Program, which provides activities for pediatric patients to help bridge the gap between home and the hospital.
Hawaii Community Raises $50,000 for Kapiolani Medical Center at Ko Olina Children's Film & Music Festival
For the second year, the Ko Olina Children’s Film & Music Festival raised $50,000 for Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children. The money raised will go toward an Emergency Room triage room that will be named to honor the Ko Olina Resort Association and the attendees of the 2015 Ko Olina Children's Film & Music Festival.