News & Current Events
Twelve outstanding college undergraduates recently completed the 2015 Hawai‘i Pacific Health Summer Student Research Program (SSRP), an eight-week undergraduate research program that gives college students a backstage pass into the world of medicine. The highly competitive program attracts some of Hawai‘i’s most talented college students interested in pursuing a career in medicine.
Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children, Hawaii’s only Children’s Miracle Network Hospital, partnered with nine Walmart stores and two Sam’s Clubs in Hawaii to raise $163,175, which will support the hospital's Pediatric Transport Team in providing lifesaving care to newborns and children from across the state.
Wilcox Memorial Hospital announces the addition of Dr. Anne Dempsey and Dr. Erik Russell, internal medicine physicians, to its staff.
Pali Momi Medical Center now offers room service as part of its patient experience. A restaurant-style menu offers patients variety and the ability to control what and when they eat, and have it delivered fresh to order by personalized customer service ambassadors.
Dr. John Culliney of Wilcox Memorial Hospital Inducted as Fellow of the American College of Radiology
Wilcox Memorial Hospital is pleased to recognize radiologist Dr. John Culliney on his induction as a Fellow in the American College of Radiology (FACR). Culliney is one of only 100 American College of Radiology (ACR) members inducted into this year’s Fellowship, and the only Fellow inducted from Hawaii.
Hawaii Pacific Health has been recognized for cultivating a workplace culture of engagement with the prestigious Gallup Great Workplace Award for the fourth year in a row.
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.