Members in the News

Putting the HEALTH in Health Care
June 22 Midweek

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

Hospital adding services in West Oahu
Aug 28 PBN

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

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

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

UH partnership pursues vaccine against Ebola
May 20 Star-Advertiser

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

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

Hawaii the best in nation
Feb 25 Star-Advertiser

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

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

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

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

35 Hawaii skilled nursing centers meeting national goals
Dec 17 PBN

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

Retired health care exec invests in med students
Nov 20 PBN

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

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

Castle Medical Center grows from within
Nov 14 PBN

CW Associates executive team leads by example
Nov 14 PBN

World War II AJA veterans to receive top French honor
Nov 9 Star Advertiser

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

Military hospital conducts training exercise for Ebola
Oct 30 Star Advertiser

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

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

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

The Winning Edge: Advice from high achievers
September 19 Pacific Business News

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

University of Hawaii medical school receives $11M grant from National Institutes of Health
Sept 15 Pacific Business News

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

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

A Partner To Family Caregivers
Aug 27 MidWeek

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

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

Pali Momi marks 25th anniversary
August 6, Star Advertiser

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

Castle Medical Center continues expansion path
July 25 PBN

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

RIMPAC Exercises Include Maui Training
July 18 Maui TV News

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

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

Tripler Soldiers bring realism to RIMPAC
June 25 Navy Public Affairs Support Element West Hawaii

How I make sure that Hawaii has the thousands of pints of blood that it needs each year to save lives
June 13 Pacific Business News

Blood Bank of Hawaii’s Wall honors those who give the gift of life
June 12 Pacific Business News

Queen’s to hire hundreds of health-care workers at job fair
June 10 Star Advertiser

Kapiolani Medical Center was born from 2 hospitals
June 6 Star Advertiser

The Queen’s Medical Center West Oahu sees 940 ER visits in first week
May 28 Pacific Business News

Parting Shot: Rehabilitation Hospital of the Pacific
May 20 Hawaii Business Magazine

The Queen’s Medical Center West Oahu opens for patients
May 20 KITV

Queen’s Medical Center West Oahu officially opens
May 20 KHON2

The Queen’s Medical Center West Oahu opening Tuesday
May 20 Pacific Business News

The Queen’s Medical Center West Oahu: Slideshow
May 13 Pacific Business News

Queen’s Art Ushijima: The man behind the mission
May 9 Pacific Business News

Leaders of Tomorrow: Bernadette Ledesma, MPH, LNHA
May 8 Long-Term Living Magazine

Hawaii Department of Health recruits Colorado administrator to lead state’s psychiatric hospital
May 6 Pacific Business News

Two studies produce starkly different views of quality of patient safety at Hawaii hospitals
May 6 Pacific Business News

Four Hawaii hospitals receive ‘A’ grades in 2014 Hospital Safety Score
April 29 PBN

Hospice Maui advances plans to build first inpatient care home, followed by new office
April 25 Pacific Business News

The Queen’s Medical Center adds new chief quality officer position
April 25 Pacific Business News

Talk Story with Susan Murray of the Queen’s Health Systems
April Hawaii Business Magazine

The Queen’s Medical Center among Hawaii hospitals recognized for stroke care
April 14 Pacific Business News

Hilo gets its first medical residency class
April 4 Pacific Business News

The Queen’s Medical Center hits 100th organ transplant milestone, but need is outgrowing supply
April 2, PBN

Hilo Medical Center accepts first incoming class of medical residents in training
April 1 Pacific Business News

ER or Senate: Dr. Josh Green tackles Hawaii’s health care ills from two perspectives
March 28 Pacific Business News

Canine’s countenance provides best medicine
March 24 Star Advertiser

Health care startup ClarisHealth Hawaii launches with focus on treating dementia patients
March 24 Pacific Business News

The Queen’s Health Systems’ 15-year master plan in the works, but not yet top priority
March 21 Pacific Business News

Helping Hand – Shriners Hospitals For Children
March 21 Hawaii Public Radio

UH Hilo College of Pharmacy and Wilcox Hospital launch effort against ‘antibiotic resistance’
March 14 Pacific Business News

Hawaii hospitals take $63 million annual hit from patients who stay too long, study finds
March 12 AP/Tribtown

Hawaii hospitals losing money on ‘waitlisted’ patients, poor reimbursements
March 12 Pacific Business News

Waitlisted patients cost isle hospitals $62M a year
March 12 Star Advertiser

Waitlist Patients Burden Hawaii Hospitals
March 12 Hawaii Reporter

Ailment in the family has man give brother a kidney
March 11 Star Advertiser

20 for the Next 20: People to Watch 2014
March Hawaii Business Magazine

U.S. News ranks Hawaii nation’s No. 1 state for ‘Best Nursing Homes’
Feb 27 PBN

The Queen’s Health Systems joins Hawaii Health Information Exchange for patient data sharing
Feb 21 PBN

Brinkman New COO at Hilo Medical Center
Feb 19 Big Island Now

The Queen’s Medical Center West Oahu to open in May with 80 beds
Feb 18 PBN

Construction begins for Kapiolani’s new $120M hospital tower
Feb 18 PBN

For Don and Scott Robbs, life is treasured daily
Feb 12 Star Advertiser

Amazing Stories of Hyperbaric Healing
Feb 12 MidWeek

Queen’s Health Systems adds five board trustees
Feb 4 PBN

MMMC ‘always striving to improve service’
Jan 21 The Maui News

The Queen’s Medical Center Earns Magnet Status
Jan 15 PBN

Bernie Ledesma represents Hawaii on Provider magazine’s national list of health care professionals
January 15 PBN

Time for the Legislature to get down to business
January 10 PBN

Hale Makua sites meet national goals ahead of schedule
Dec 11 Maui News

North Hawaii Hospital to Formalize Ties With Queen’s
Dec 16 Big Island Now

Hawaii Health Systems Corp. names Derek Akiyoshi interim CEO
Dec 9 PBN

Tim Roe
Dec 4 MidWeek

Wall Of Hope
Dec 4 MidWeek Paina

Art From The Heart
Dec 4 MidWeek Paina

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