Monthly Archives: October 2017

A Special Message from Donna Schmidt, Founder and CEO of Urgent Care Hawaii

Fresh Leadership on Healthcare for the Homeless Donna Schmidt, CEOUrgent Care Hawaii Homelessness is one of the top challenges for our state, county and city governments. It impacts individuals across all generations and has many causes: underemployment, lack of affordable housing, psychological and physical disabilities, mortgage foreclosures and other social issues. Homelessness creates an enormous [...]

October 18th, 2017|Categories: News|

ALERT: MUMPS OUTBREAK UPDATE

Update - October 5th, 2017 - The Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH) has confirmed sixty-eight (68) new cases of residents with the mumps, raising the total number of statewide cases this year to 452. Case count by island is 378 from Honolulu, 40 from Kauai, 33 from Hawaii and 1 from Maui. The DOH continues to stress [...]

October 5th, 2017|Categories: Health Alerts, News|

URGENT CARE HAWAII MEDICAL DIRECTOR, PANI SHOJA, MD, TO BE RECOGNIZED AT PACIFIC EDGE MAGAZINE EVENT OCTOBER 4TH

During the program the health and fitness industry leaders featured in the July-September issue of Pacific Edge Magazine will be recognized. Pani Shoja, MD Honolulu, September 29, 2017:  Urgent Care Hawaii’s Medical Director, Dr. Pani Shoja, will be recognized at Pacific Edge Magazine’s Networking Event & Recognition Program October 4, 2017 at the newly [...]

October 4th, 2017|Categories: News, Press Releases|

IT’S EASIER THAN EVER TO “CHOOSE HEALTHY NOW”

Health News from Dr. Pani Medical Director – Urgent Care Hawaii Pani Shoja, MD We are always encouraging our patients to incorporate healthy habits into their daily lives, like a healthy diet, exercise and fresh pure water, plenty of sleep and relaxation /destressing therapies. When it comes to healthy eating, there are many positive [...]

October 4th, 2017|Categories: Health Tips, News|

URGENT CARE PLUS™ NEWS

Urgent Care Hawaii clinics are often your first line of defense in early identification of chronic disease. We identify symptoms of chronic illness and alert your Primary Care Physician (PCP) (if you don’t have one, we help you acquire one). When chronic illness is suspected, we assist in counseling, ordering labs and notifying the PCP.  In [...]

October 4th, 2017|Categories: News|

NEWS FOR SENIORS

Medicare cards are getting a makeover to help prevent identity theft and fraud. Beginning April 2018, there will be no more Social Security numbers on new cards. Every Medicare beneficiary will receive a new card with a unique Medicare Beneficiary Identifier (MBI) number to identify them. The new program is expected to issue all new cards [...]

October 4th, 2017|Categories: News|

FEATURED EMPLOYEE CASSANDRA WATSON, LEAD MEDICAL ASSISTANT, URGENT CARE HAWAII, KAILUA

Each month, Urgent Care Hawaii will feature an employee who demonstrates a core value that exemplifies our mission. Congratulations Cassandra on being our Featured Employee for October 2017! Cassandra has been with Urgent Care Hawaii since 2013. Born and raised in Hawaii, she has always been interested in and the emergency urgent care setting. There are [...]

October 4th, 2017|Categories: Employee of the Month, News|
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