April 11, 2017

When should I worry about an infection?

 It’s good practice to keep a close eye on all infections.   Some bacteria have become resistant to certain antibiotics, and identifying the infection quickly allows the physician to provide the right treatment. As a rule […]
April 11, 2017


Is it true that you don’t have to do mouth-to-mouth resuscitation as part of CPR? Yes. All you need is a two-step process: (1) call 911 and then (2) put your hands in the middle of […]
February 7, 2017

KMC Earns Two Performance Leadership Awards

KMC was recognized in November 2016 for top performance in Patient Satisfaction and Financial Security by The Chartis Center for Rural Health (CCRH) and the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health (NOSORH). Both awards […]
November 15, 2016

KMC Welcomes Air Medical Transportation in Ko‘olauloa

Kahuku Medical Center doctors can now request medical transport for patients via helicopter to another hospital. Kahuku Medical Center is pleased to partner with Hawaii Life Flight to now serve the Oahu Ko‘olauloa and North Shore coast communities […]
November 15, 2016

KMC Clinic Supports Kahuku Red Raiders

Yes, you did see KMC’s Dr. Jason Hughes on the sidelines in Las Vegas with the Red Raiders for the Sept 17th game against Bishop Gorman! Dr. Hughes and Leighton Kaonohi, PA joined the medical complement […]
October 1, 2016

An Invitation to Participate: KMC Welcomes New Programs to Support Kupuna and Families

KMC Welcomes Project Dana and Announces a Call for Volunteers and Kupuna Project Dana, a non-profit organization dedicated to training and mobilizing volunteers to support the frail and elderly in their environment of choice, will now […]
October 1, 2016

Wellness and Preventive Care at KMC Starts From Within

“Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.” — World Health Organization The first Malama Tribe cohort lost a collective 50 pounds, 200 inches, […]
October 1, 2016

The Kahuku Medical Center Strategic Plan 2016 – 2018

  Over the Next three years KMC aspires to: • Establish a Healthcare Home for the Ko‘olauloa Region. We will attract more of the kinds of programs you need right here on the Kahuku Medical Center […]