Local Healthcare News

Listen in to PBN’s Health Care Roundtable
Sept 25 PBN

How Hawaii health plans stack up
Sept 25 PBN

Queen’s Medical Center to collaborate with No.1 U.S. cancer center
Sept 18 PBN

Report details why Hawaii’s insurance premiums keep rising
Sept 18 PBN

University of Hawaii Cancer Center researcher awarded $2.7M for liver cancer study
Sept 8 PBN

Straub hospital CEO Art Gladstone on his return to Pali Momi Medical Center
Sept 4 PBN

CDC study shows Hawaii among states with ‘youngest’ hearts
Sept 1 AP/Star-Advertiser

UnitedHealthcare launches teledermatology program for Hawaii Medicaid patients
Sept 1 PBN

Hospital adding services in West Oahu
Aug 28 PBN

Clinic expands beyond Waianae
Aug 28 PBN

State, feds to pay $3.3M and $2.8M to extend life of Hawaii Health Connector
Aug 28 PBN

Sneak Peek: What Kalakaua Gardens senior living will look like in March
Aug 24 PBN

University of Hawaii medical school researcher scores U.S. patent for heart therapy
Aug 14 Pacific Business News

Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children in Honolulu expansion
Aug 14 Pacific Business News

Union tries to stop state hospital deal
Aug 14 Pacific Business News

The Queen’s Medical Center, Kaiser rank best hospitals in Hawaii, U. S. News reports
July 22 PBN

Insight: Mentally ill need more attention
Jul 14 Star-Advertiser

Insight: Medicare underpayments, inflation hit hospitals and their patients hard
Jul 12 Star-Advertiser

Insight: Loss of Medicare funding threatens health care for Hawaii’s elderly
Jul 12 Star-Advertiser

Hawaii medical marijuana dispensaries bill will become law
June 29 PBN

Hawaii businesses blocked from health care subsidies until state finalizes eligibility process
June 26 PBN

Health Connector board loses nearly half of voting members
June 26 PBN

State health officials issue MERS alert to physicians
June 25 Hawaii News Now

State issues MERS alert
June 25 Star-Advertiser

Islands’ hospitals ‘feeling the pinch’
A study projects over $3 billion in losses due to Medicare cuts and underpayments
June 22 Star-Advertiser

Waianae health center medical school graduates nine, names executive committee
June 17 PBN

Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children launches app for expectant mothers
June 17 PBN

Hawaii Health Connector lays off 23 outreach staff
June 15 PBN

Medical Marijuana Dispensaries:
June 14 Star-Advertiser

Advocates see huge benefits down the road

Careful criteria will ensure safe access

DOH makes safety a top program goal

For-profit marijuana will be dangerous

Connector to get federal support
Financial numbers don’t add up for state health insurance exchange
June 12 Pacific Business News

Kaiser doing what it can to keep health costs low
June 10 Star-Advertiser

Health center to expand
June 10 Star-Advertiser

What Hawaii can learn from Nevada’s switch to the federal health insurance exchange healthcare.gov
June 9 PBN

Maui hospital privatization negotiations to begin with governor’s signature
June 8 Pacific Business News

Kona Hospital to cut 34 jobs, close skilled nursing unit
June 8 Star-Advertiser

External committee approves of University of Hawaii Cancer Center-med school consolidation
June 5 PBN

Hawaii dialysis center offers help to American Samoa
June 5 Hawaii News Now

Hawaii Health Connector board OKs transition to federal exchange, staff eliminations
June 5 PBN

Ahead of Busy Storm Season, Hawaii Holds a Hurricane Drill
June 4 HPR

Technology creates health options for Hawaii hospitals
May 29 Pacific Business News

Answers fleeting on Connector
May 26 Star-Advertiser

Four Mauians part of team deployed to Guam
May 23 The Maui News

Hawaii Health Connector to use federal platform, discuss contingency plan
May 22 PBN

Hawaii hospitals face layoffs, cuts in service
May 22 PBN

Better Business Bureau of Hawaii Torch Awards honor excellence
May 21 PBN

Pali Momi Medical Center CEO to head Kauai’s Wilcox Memorial Hospital
May 21 PBN

Layoffs and cutbacks lie ahead for Big Island hospitals
May 21 Star-Advertiser

University of Hawaii and Hawaii Biotech forwarding Ebola vaccine
May 20 Pacific Business News

Report: Hawaiʻi Ranks Fourth for Senior Health
May 20 Maui Now

UH partnership pursues vaccine against Ebola
May 20 Star-Advertiser

Hawaii island hospitals to cut 90 workers; close services
May 20 Star-Advertiser

State-owned Big Island hospitals will reduce services, lay off 87 employees
May 20 Pacific Business News

Hawaii Medical Service Association blames $57M Q1 loss on Affordable Care Act
May 18 Pacific Business News

Our View: Feds should help Hawaii fix Connector
May 18 Star-Advertiser

HMSA, Kaiser endure further bleeding
May 16 Star-Advertiser

Kaiser Permanente Hawaii reports $8M Q1 loss
May 15 Pacific Business News

$1B in federal money at risk
May 14 Star-Advertiser

Ige administration plans to use federal exchange for Obamacare
May 13 Star-Advertiser

State officials respond to reports of possible Hawaii Health Connector shutdown
May 13 PBN

Oregon’s Medicaid director selected to lead Hawaii’s Med-Quest operations
May 12 PBN

DHS Med-QUEST Names New Administator
May 11 Big Island Now

Hospitals operator to lay off 300 workers
May 7 Star-Advertiser

Ige praises bills on hospitals, land
May 7 Star-Advertiser

Hawaii one of the worst places for nurses, WalletHub says
May 6 PBN

Hawaii Health Systems Corp. facing $50M shortfall, may cut 300 jobs
May 6 PBN

University of Hawaii West Oahu to add health, administration building
May 6 PBN

Privatization of Maui hospitals or not, Hawaii’s costs will be large
May 6, PBN

Legislature approves $2M for Hawaii Health Connector
May 5 PBN

Hawaii lawmakers poised to vote on Maui hospital public-private partnership bill
April 29 PBN

Hospitals get closer to private management
April 29 Star-Advertiser

Ho’opili developer donates 1 acre for medical facility
April 29 Star-Advertiser

Hawaii bill could alter insurance coverage ratio for elderly in foster care homes
April 28 PBN

Three Hawaii hospitals receive ‘A’ grade for patient safety from Leapfrog Group
April 29 PBN

D.R. Horton donates land at Hoopili to Waianae Coast Comprehensive Health Center
April 28 PBN

VA wait times linger on neighbor isles
April 9 Star-Advertiser

Maui hospital private partnership bill heads to Hawaii Senate for final vote
April 8 Pacific Business News

Honolulu ranks No. 2 in annual well-being study
April 8 Star-Advertiser

UH medical school chief questioned Tuskegee Study
April 8 Star-Advertiser

Hawaii health officials hope to bring back bill to release millions in federal funding for Medicare
April 8 Pacific Business News

Maui state hospitals to cut $28M in jobs, services starting in July
March 27 Pacific Business News

Senate panels pass dispensary bill
Hawaii’s medical marijuana patients could see outlets as early as next year
March 27 Star-Advertiser

Maui County ranks healthiest in Hawaii, report says
March 24 Pacific Business News

‘It was like hitting a wall’
Full recovery is expected for tourist Ken Grasing after his arm is mauled
March 21 Star-Advertiser

Pick to head up Human Services gets green light
Rachael Wong’s devotion to the community is cited
March 21 Star-Advertiser

IRS gives a break to Hawaii Health Connector tax filers who received wrong info
March 20 PBN

Senate confirms Wong as head of state human services
March 20 Star-Advertiser

Hawaii Senate committees hear proposal for Maui state hospitals partnership
March 20 PBN

Call for DHS audit sets the right tone
March 19 Star-Advertiser

Hawaii must guard against deadly virus reaching its shores
March 19 Star-Advertiser

CEO announced for Kauai state hospitals
March 18 Star Advertiser

Agency director seeks audit for Kolea system
March 17 Star-Advertiser

Blood Bank of Hawaii supports new FDA policy
FDA policy allowing gay and bisexual men to donate has the Blood Bank of Hawaii’s support
March 15 Star-Advertiser

Rachael Wong
The new director of the state Department of Human Services wants to expand the conversation
March 13 Star-Advertiser

Aiea gets a new health clinic
March 13 PBN

Lawmakers look at options for cancer center
March 13 PBN

Kauai state hospitals get new CEO
March 13 PBN

Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine ranks as one of the best
March 13 PBN

Bill would require Hawaii insurers to cover autism diagnosis, treatment
March 12 PBN

Health Department Starts Posting More Care Home Inspections Online
Office of Health Care Assurance moves into compliance with Hawaii law.
March 11 Civil Beat

Hawaii Health Connector legislation advances
March 11 PBN

Hawaii lawmakers advance state hospital private partnership bill
March 11 PBN

Hawaii lawmakers may temporarily restore dental coverage to Medicaid
March 11 PBN

Senate OKs bill allowing Connector to borrow $28 million
March 11 Star-Advertiser

University of Hawaii medical school program ranked No. 19 on U.S. News rankings
March 10 PBN

Lawmakers say University of Hawaii Cancer Center campus should be leased or sold
March 9 PBN

Hawaii Health Connector surpasses 2015 enrollment goal
March 9 PBN

Hawaii Health Authority could reduce health costs, if empowered to do so
March 8 Star-Advertiser

Health Connector sign-ups beat goal
March 7 Star-Advertiser

AlohaCare health plan opens Maui office
March 6 PBN

Hawaii Pacific Health contemplates Wahiawa General Hospital purchase
March 6 PBN

Hawaii Pacific Health mulling purchase to rescue Wahiawa General Hospital
March 6 Star-Advertiser

Urgent care clinic opens at Mary Savio Medical Plaza on Oahu
March 6 PBN

Bill would change care rules
A House measure is aimed at keeping spouses together in foster facilities
March 6 Star-Advertiser

Our View: Pursue Maui health partnership
March 6 Star-Advertiser

Hawaii to develop technology park focused on state’s aging population
March 4 PBN

What’s A Patient To Do When Hospital Ratings Disagree?
March 4 Hawaii Public Radio

Legislators advance plan to privatize 3 facilities
March 4 Star-Advertiser

Vulnerable elders need access to foster care
March 4 Star-Advertiser

Hawaii state hospital private partnership gains approval of House committees
March 3 PBN

Kaiser Permanente Hawaii reports $1.4M profit in Q4
March 2 PBN

Hawaii Medical Service Association reports $2.2M 4Q profit
March 2 PBN

HMSA reports profit of $2.2M
Feb 28 Star-Advertiser

Bill could allow Hawaii Health Connector to offer large group health coverage
Feb 27 Pacific Business News

Hawaii Medicare patients saved an average of $1K each on prescription drugs last year
Feb 25 PBN

Hawaii the best in nation
Feb 25 Star-Advertiser

Data for up to 20,000 HMSA members hacked
Feb 24 Star-Advertiser

Arizona medical real estate investor looks to expand in Hawaii
Feb 23 PBN

Hawaii hospitals vigilant after California’s ‘superbug’ outbreak
Feb 23 KHON2

Physicians start house-call concierge business in Honolulu
Feb 20 Pacific Business News

New facilities and services respond to the needs of Hawaii’s elderly
Feb 20 PBN

Hawaii residents rank second in U.S. for being happy and healthy
Feb 19 PBN

Don’t raid anti-tobacco funds, health chief tells lawmakers
Feb 19 Star-Advertiser

Hawaii Health Connector enrolls 13,356 in three months
Feb 18 PBN

HMSA, Healthways name 3 Hawaii communities ‘Blue Zones’
Feb 13 PBN

University of Hawaii medical school could absorb cancer center to cut costs
Feb 13 PBN

Regents seek cancer center options
February 13 Star-Advertiser

Bills deal with University of Hawaii tuition, retail pay and caregivers
Feb 13 PBN

Vaccinate the keiki, state says
Feb 9 Star-Advertiser

From Medicaid to Obamacare: Micronesians Prepare for Coverage Shift
Feb 8 Hawaii Public Radio

Controversial Hawaii caregiver training bill deferred indefinitely
Feb 6 Pacific Business News

HMSA slams bill to force small-business Obamacare policies
Feb 5 Star-Advertiser

What Hawaii employers need to know about measles
Feb 5 Pacific Business News

University of Hawaii introduces health care finance executive seminar
Feb 4 Pacific Business News

Pickets accused of blocking entrances
Kaiser’s claim that patients are being prevented from visiting clinics is disputed
Feb 4 Star-Advertiser

$28M in state bonds proposed
Legislators look for ways to keep the insurance exchange afloat
Feb 4 Star-Advertiser

Hawaii bill seeks to boost training for lay caregivers
Feb 3 AP

Hawaii Health Systems Corp. to share electronic medical records on state health info exchange
Feb 3 PBN

Kaiser health care workers on strike over understaffing
Feb 3 Star-Advertiser

University of Hawaii Cancer Center must overhaul its ‘flawed’ model, task force report says
Feb 2 Pacific Business News

Bills cover electronic smoking bans
February 2 Star-Advertiser

Micronesians being switched from Medicaid to Obamacare
February 2 Star-Advertiser

From hospital to Home
February 1 Star-Advertiser

New Hawaii Health Systems Corp. CEO, Dr. Linda Rosen sees a way forward
January 30 PBN

Wesley Lo
The Maui region CEO of the state’s public hospital system is enthusiastic about pending change
Jan 30 Star-Advertiser

CDC report: Hawaii hospitals making progress on infection reduction
Jan 28 West Hawaii Today

Island Urgent Care expands to Waikiki
Jan 28 PBN

Kaiser to shut clinics
Jan 28 Star Advertiser

Plaza Assisted Living opens fourth senior community in Pearl City
Jan 27 PBN

Do more to lure more doctors
Jan 26 Star-Advertiser

Hawaii hospitals could see financial relief if Pacific Islander migrants are insured through Hawaii Health Connector
Jan 26 Pacific Business News

UH Cancer Center making a difference in Hawaii
Jan 21 Star-Advertiser

Bills to watch: Adding e-cigarettes to Hawaii’s smoking ban
Jan 20 Pacific Business News

Bills to watch: Creating retail dispensaries for medical marijuana in Hawaii
Jan 20 PBN

Doctor shortage grows
Jan 20 Star-Advertiser

Hawaii Health Connector has enrolled 16,100 to date
Jan 16 Pacific Business News

Health Department Flouts Law Calling for Online Access to Care Home Reports
Jan 16 Civil Beat

Hospitals filled as Hawaii deals with flu outbreak
Jan 16 KHON

Influenza hits Hawaii
Jan 16 KITV

PBN’s View: Hawaii state hospitals partnership deserves serious attention
Jan 16 PBN

Isles catch the flu
Jan 16 Star Advertiser

Unpaid caregivers need training
Jan 16 Star Advertiser

Cancer Center bleeding cash, UH is flayed
Jan 16 Star Advertiser

Hawaii state-owned hospitals request $267M for next two years
Jan 15 PBN

Hawaii Adult Mental Health Division restructuring raises concerns
January 15 Pacific Business News

How might a partnership between Maui hospitals and Hawaii Pacific Health work?
January 13 Pacific Business News

‘Extremely limited outbreaks’ of flu surface in nursing homes on Oahu
Four extended-care facilities, one of them unidentified, see influenza cases
January 13 Star Advertiser

Task force balks at resolution to make hospitals teach kin how to care for elders
January 13 Star Advertiser

State focuses on improving Hawaii caregiver training
January 13 KITV

Graham named permanent president of ​North Hawaii Community Hospital
Jan 9 Pacific Business News

Maui hospitals will seek legislative approval to form partnership with Hawaii Pacific Health
Jan 9 PBN

Last Chance? Maui Memorial Proposes Partnership with Straub, Pali Momi–HGEA Rejects
Hawaii Free Press Jan 9

Maui Memorial Medical Center pursing new partnership
KITV Jan 9

Maui hospitals’ operator is seeking partnership
Star Advertiser Jan 10

Maui hospitals to discuss partnership with Hawaii Pacific Health
Jan 8 PBN

Hawaii health care trade organizations unify
January 8 PBN

Common sense for medical care
Dec 30 Star Advertiser

Campaign stresses practical care
The Choosing Wisely initiative aims to reduce unnecessary medical treatment and tests
Dec 29 Star Advertiser

Year in Review: Top Hawaii health care happenings in 2014
Dec 27 PBN

PBN Forecast 2015: Healthcare & Insurance
Dec 26 PBN

Hawaii is one of two states to avoid upcoming Medicare penalties
Dec 24 PBN

Hawaii Health Connector extends enrollment deadline to Dec. 31
Dec 22 PBN

CEO of the Year: Expanding the Queen’s Care
December Hawaii Business Magazine

Waikiki Health will open second pharmacy by next year
Dec 19 PBN

Hawaii Medical Service Association sets out make Hawaii a Blue Zone
Dec 19 PBN

Virginia Pressler outlines agenda for Hawaii Department of Health
Dec 19 PBN

E-cigarette Q&A with the University of Hawaii Cancer Center
Dec 18 PBN

35 Hawaii skilled nursing centers meeting national goals
Dec 17 PBN

Hawaii Health Connector enrolls 4,000 in first month
Dec 16 Star Advertiser

Hawaii receives $1.5M in Affordable Care Act funding
Dec 16 PBN

Kaiser Permanente Hawaii launches virtual dermatology service
Dec 15 PBN

Linda Rosen takes on state-run hospital challenge
Dec 12 PBN

Hawaii Pacific Health exec Virginia Pressler named state health director
Dec 12 PBN

Hawaii’s Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy breaks ground
Dec 12 PBN

Hawaii Health Connector faces $2.5M shortfall
Dec 10 PBN

Connector retains IT vendor, reduces contract
Dec 10 Star Advertiser

Hawaii ranked healthiest state in the nation
Dec 10 Star Advertiser

The Queen’s Medical Center inks deal with Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning
December 9 Pacific Business News

Gov. Ige announces picks for several top posts
Dec 3 Star Advertiser

Hawaii Health Systems Corp. Oahu region briefs legislature on $4.9 million deficit
Nov 26 Pacific Business News

Former University of Hawaii Cancer Center director speaks about his resignation
Nov 25 Pacific Business News

Updated: University of Hawaii Cancer Center acting director addresses Carbone’s resignation
Nov 24 Pacific Business News

Retired health care exec invests in med students
Nov 20 PBN

Hospitals 2014
Nov 21 PBN

Hawaii Health Systems Corp. looks ahead to new leadership
Nov 21 PBN

Will Henderson on health care in Hawaii
Nov 21 PBN

Town Square: Hawaii Health Connector and State Medical Providers
Nov 20 Hawaii Pubic Radio

Avalon Health Care begins $2M capital improvements for two Oahu facilities
Nov 20 PBN

Hawaii Health Connector’s problems persist at start of open enrollment
Nov 18 Star Advertiser

Gains in membership boost Kaiser’s profit to $1.5 million
Nov 18 Star Advertiser

State plan will offset COFA costs by using federal funds
Nov 18 Star Advertiser

State health director Linda Rosen named CEO of ​Hawaii Health Systems Corp.
Nov 17 Pacific Business News

Rosen appointed to head Hawaii Health Systems Corp.
Nov 17 West Hawaii Today

Hawaii’s ​Kapiolani Medical Center to receive $1M from Colonel Harland Sanders Foundation
Nov 17 Pacific Business News

Queen’s Health Systems names new physician’s network chief medical officer
Nov 17 Pacific Business News

Castle Medical Center grows from within
Nov 14 PBN

CW Associates executive team leads by example
Nov 14 PBN

What’s contributing to the deaths of Hawaii’s homeless?
Nov 14 KITV

Hawaii’s Healthcare Heroes: Heather Sloan
Nov 14 HNN

Hawaii’s Healthcare Heroes – Dr. Troy Tanji
Nov 13 HNN

Maui hospital deficit could swell to $40M
Nov 12 Pacific Business News

Hawaii Health Connector beefs up staff
November 12 Star Advertiser

Ebola and Infectious Disease Preparation with Toby Clairmont
Nov 11 THINKTECH Hawaii

Health care front lines: The business of providing care
Nov 7 Pacific Business News

Health care system will focus on community care
Nov 7 Pacific Business News

Health coverage extended for noncitizens
November 7 Star Advertiser

Health Care Heroes
Nov 5 MidWeek

On alert for Ebola
Hawaii’s health-care networks reinforce and strengthen infectious-disease protocols to protect public health
Nov 2 Star Advertiser

Military hospital conducts training exercise for Ebola
Oct 30 Star

State balks at ID’ing Ebola hospitals
Oct 29 Star Advertiser

ALTRES Medical Expands with Launch of New Home Care Service
Oct 30 HNN

Senate committee holds Ebola briefing
Oct 22 HNN

State officials work to create ebola preparation plan
Oct 22 KITV 5

Isle health workers to take part in drills on containing virus
Oct 23 Star Advertiser

Hawaii hospitals revamping safety procedures to prepare for Ebola
Oct 22 Star Advertiser

Ebola Preparedness
Oct 21 KITV

One can be quarantined after a court issues order
Oct 20 Star Advertiser

Hawaii leaders develop Ebola strategy
Oct 20 Hawaii News Now

Officials will establish safety procedures for hospitals across state
Oct 19 Star Advertiser

Green schedules briefing on readiness for ebola (Oct. 22)
Oct 17 Hawaii 24/7

Hawaii Ebola outbreak unlikely; Kona airport diversion plan dismissed as rumor
Oct 16 West Hawaii Today

Maui hospital in partnership talks with Kaiser Permanente Hawaii
Oct 13 PBN

$75M Senior-living high-rise near Hawaii Convention Center creating 460 jobs
Oct 9 PBN

Governor must lead reform, rivals say
Oct 6 Star Advertiser

State response to Ebola scare a model for all
Oct 5 Star Advertiser

Hawaii insurance exchange gets new director
Oct 4 Star Advertiser

Is Hawaii Ebola-ready?
Oct 3 KITV

Supplies stockpiled to help in an emergency like Ebola
Oct 3 Hawaii News Now

Isles on heightened alert for Ebola despite low risk
Oct 3 Star Advertiser

Hospital executives discuss Ebola preparedness action plan
Hawaii Healthcare Assn has been preparing for Ebola case for months
Oct 2 KITV

Hawaii’s Rehabilitation Hospital of the Pacific opens new lobby, clinic, wheelchair mobility course
Oct 1 PBN

Rehabilitation Hospital of the Pacific sports new features
Sept 30 KITV

A new video campaign gives patients a voice on treatment options
Sept 29 Star Advertiser

Connector narrows search for new leader
Sept 29 Star Advertiser

Kaiser Hawaii plans to build new medical clinic in Kapolei
Sept 25 Pacific Business News

Life cycle
A local cancer survivor confronts daily health challenges as he prepares for a 100-mile bike ride

Sept 23 Star Advertiser

US Supreme Court Asked to Take Micronesian Health Care Case
Sept 22 Civil Beat

Living costs handicap local doctors
Sept 22 Star Advertiser

University of Hawaii at Manoa interim chancellor calls for Cancer Center internal review
Sept 19 Pacific Business News

Chaminade University to offer online bachelor’s degrees for nurses
Sept 18 Pacific Business News

Ain’t too tough to love
Sept 18 Star Advertiser

Transplants transform a family
Sept 18 Star Advertiser

Three questions with Hospice Hawaii President and CPO Kenneth Zeri
Sept 17 Pacific Business News

University of Hawaii nursing school won’t take new students for spring semester
Sept 17 Pacific Business News

New Hawaii health tech company gets funds to make prosthetic limbs more comfortable
Sept 16 Pacific Business News

Doctors say they’re being squeezed out
Sept 14 Star Advertiser

Hawaii Medical Service Association to add new Medicare plans with higher premiums
Sept 12 Star Advertiser

North Hawaii Community Hospital sees stable future, posts first profit of about $1M
Sept 11 Pacific Business News

State is sued to cover autism care
Sept 10 Star Advertiser

Hawaii state law won’t let hospitals, pharmacies take back expired prescription drugs
Sept 10 Pacific Business News

Hawaii Healthcare Partners to open new hospice offices in Honolulu
Sept 9 Pacific Business News

Pot patients lack access to medicine, state finds
Sept 9 Star Advertiser

Ambulance workers adjust to 12-hour days
Sept 8 Star Advertiser

Queen’s adopts new procedure for sick tickers
Sept 8 Star Advertiser

Health care campuses can play a more vital role
Sept 5, PBN

Michael Gold:
HMSA’s chief is adamant that Hawaii’s troubled Health Connector won’t work in its present form
Sept 5 Star Advertiser

Hilo Medical Center receives $1.8M to fix leaky faucets, water damage
Sept 3 Pacific Business News

Maui hospitals exec hopes public-private partnership can avert future layoffs
Sept 2 PBN

A Partner To Family Caregivers
Aug 27 MidWeek

Hawaii Health Systems Corp. to start cutting jobs at state hospitals in December
August 28, PBN

14 Hawaii business, nonprofit leaders chosen for Omidyar Fellows third cohort
August 26, Pacific Business News

Local Connection: Hawaii Healthcare Heroes
August 20, Hawaii News Now

Room service hospital meals help Kaiser Permanente Hawaii save $1.5M a year
Aug 20 PBN

‘Pound of prevention’ pays off for Hilo Medical Center during Iselle
Aug 9 PBN

Big Island hospitals ready for Iselle’s landfall
Aug 7 West Hawaii Today

Hawaii Disaster Team Ready for Anything
August 6, Civil Beat

Pali Momi marks 25th anniversary
August 6, Star Advertiser

Healthcare Hero
August 5, MidWeek

Maui candidates debate help for local hospitals
August 4 AP/Star Advertiser

Diabetes report stresses exercise
July 29 Star Advertiser

Hawaii health care faces federal threat
July 29 Star Advertiser (AP)

Insurance program a possibility as senior population grows
Jul 27 Star Advertiser

Castle Medical Center continues expansion path
July 25 PBN

Brinkman to replace Ainsley as interim CEO of Hawaii Health Systems Corp. in Hilo
July 25 PBN

Hilo Medical Center to shift bed counts from long term care to acute care
July 24 PBN

Website proposed to boost numbers of insured
July 22 Star Advertiser

American Podiatric Medical Association meeting brings 2,000 to Hawaii this week
July 21 Pacific Business News

Hawaii hospital talks are just that — talks but no decisions
July 18 Pacific Business News

Hawaii rehab facility to add 16 beds to keep up with drug treatment demand
July 18 Pacific Business News

RIMPAC Exercises Include Maui Training
July 18 Maui TV News

Longer shifts, less overtime
The tentative deal helps Emergency Services cut costs and pay workers more, the city says
July 16 Star Advertiser

Life Flight helicopter brings night capabilities to Kona Community Hospital
July 16 West Hawaii Today

Queen’s, Kaiser cited as best in Hawaii
July 15 Star Advertiser

Walgreens to open flagship Hawaii store in early 2015
July 15 Pacific Business News

New Hawaii State Hospital chief says state psychiatric facility needs upgrade
July 15 Pacific Business News

Hawaii’s rural hospitals look for partnerships to avoid more shortfalls
July 15 Pacific Business News

Queen’s Medical Center ranked No. 1 in Hawaii on U.S. News & World Report best hospitals list
July 14 Pacific Business News

Hurricane ready
Kauai prepares for emergencies as part of RIMPAC
July 13 The Garden Island

Waimea hospital to participate in RIMPAC
July 10 Hawaii Tribune-Herald

North Hawaii Community Hospital to Participate in RIMPAC Exercise
July 9 Damon

North Hawaii Community Hospital Participating in RIMPAC
July 9 Big Island Now