News & Current Events

01/10/2017   Hawaii Pacific Health
Hawaii Pacific Health's Annual Women's 10K Celebrates 40 Years

Hawaii Pacific Health celebrates women in the community with the 40th Annual Hawaii Pacific Health Women’s 10K, to be held on Sunday, March 5, 2017 at 7 a.m. at Kapiolani Park. It is Hawaii’s first and only all-female sanctioned race that brings together women of all ages in an effort to create a healthier Hawaii.

01/09/2017   Hawaii Pacific Health
Hawaii Pacific Health to Host "Cancer Care: From Keiki to Kupuna" Forum

“Cancer Care: From Keiki to Kupuna” will feature Hawaii Pacific Health physicians and other health professionals discussing the latest advances and current issues in cancer care that impact people of all ages.

01/05/2017   Hawaii Pacific Health
Wilcox and HMSA Donate $75,000 Toward Simulation Manikin for Kauai Community College

Wilcox Medical Center joined with HMSA to donate $75,000 toward a new 3G simulation manikin for the Kauai Community College Nursing Program. The new manikin will help nursing students on Kauai begin their education by offering practical training in realistic situations.

12/16/2016   Hawaii Pacific Health
Kapiolani Medical Center Completes Intensive Care Unit Moves into New Diamond Head Tower

Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children celebrated a milestone that has been years in the making as its Medical Surgical Unit, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit recently completed their moves into the new Diamond Head Tower.

12/15/2016   Hawaii Pacific Health
Hawaii Pacific Health Accepting Applications for 2017 Summer Student Research Program

Hawaii Pacific Health is now accepting applications for the 2017 Summer Student Research Program, and eight-week undergraduate program that runs June 19-Aug. 11, 2017, and provides hands-on experience for college students interested in pursuing a career in medicine. The deadline to submit applications is Friday, Feb. 10, 2017.

12/14/2016   Hawaii Pacific Health
Kapiolani Medical Center Pediatric Patients Receive Special Visit from Disney Friends

Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse and Pluto made a special appearance at Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children to bring some Disney magic and holiday cheer to pediatric patients, families and staff.

11/28/2016   Hawaii Pacific Health
Kapiolani Promotes Joel Emperador to Vice President of Hospital Operations

Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children has promoted Joel Emperador, RN, MSN, CCRN, from director to vice president of hospital operations.

11/20/2016   Hawaii Pacific Health
Kidz for a Cause Raises $300,540 for Kapiolani's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

More than 200 kids ages 6 to 17 joined Kidz for a Cause for its ThinkTank 2016 FUNraising campaign and raised $300,540 for Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. The Hawaii-based organization is run by kids and combines positivity, talent, and energy to spearhead unique fundraisers benefiting keiki in our community.

11/18/2016   Hawaii Pacific Health
JN Group "Drive for the Cure" Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign Raises $20,000 for Kapiolani

The JN Group capped off a successful “Drive for the Cure” breast cancer awareness campaign by presenting a check for $20,000 to Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children in support of women's breast health services and programs.

11/08/2016   Hawaii Pacific Health
Hawaii Pacific Health Joins Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Affiliate Network

Hawaii Pacific Health and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance have formed a strategic partnership that will help to advance the standard of cancer care in Hawaii through population health management with a focus on improving prevention, screening, early detection and treatment of cancer.

11/07/2016   Hawaii Pacific Health
Straub, Pali Momi and Wilcox Medical Centers Receive "A" in Hospital Safety Grade

Pali Momi, Straub and Wilcox Medical Centers have each earned an “A” grade in the new Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades. Straub has been awarded straight “A’s” since 2013 and is one of only 113 hospitals out of over 2,600 across the country to attain this honor.

10/25/2016   Hawaii Pacific Health
Hawaii Pacific Health Employees Donate Nearly $1 Million to Help Create a Healthier Hawaii

Hawaii Pacific Health employees generously donated their own money to help patients, raising a record $944,900 for the 2016 Hawaii Pacific Health Employee Giving Campaign. The money was raised over a one-month period through personal gifts and pledges by 3,885 staff members, and was the most successful Employee Giving Campaign to-date for Hawaii Pacific Health.

10/12/2016   Hawaii Pacific Health
JN Group "Drive for the Cure" Campaign Supports Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children

JN Group is committing a portion of sales in October to support women’s breast health services provided at Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children with its “Drive for the Cure” campaign.

10/11/2016   Hawaii Pacific Health
Kapiolani Construction Update - October & November 2016

08/24/2016   Hawaii Pacific Health
Kapiolani's Beloved Chief Canine Officer, Tucker, Passes Away

Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children’s Chief Canine Officer and hospital therapy dog for the past nine years has passed away.

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