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HEALTH TIPS: COLD? OR FLU?

By Pani Shoja, MD Medical Director – Urgent Care Hawaii Pani Shoja, MD The common cold and the flu are respiratory illnesses caused by different viruses. The symptoms may be similar, but in general, the flu is worse and symptoms are more intense. In addition, the flu can result in serious health problems such [...]

November 8th, 2017|Categories: Health Tips, News|

FEATURED EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH – PAULA MAE SUBIA, BUSINESS MANAGER

Each month, Urgent Care Hawaii will feature an employee who demonstrates a core value that exemplifies our mission. Congratulations Paula on being our Featured Employee for November 2017! The love of opportunities to grow and working in the healthcare field is what drew Paula to Urgent Care Hawaii (UCH). This native of Hawaii has been with [...]

November 8th, 2017|Categories: Employee of the Month, News|

WHAT IF WE CAN REALLY TURN BACK THE SKIN-AGING CLOCK WITH A SIMPLE TREATMENT?

One of the hottest skincare trends today is Microneedling (AKA collagen induction therapy). The process involves using tiny thin needles to create hundreds of tiny micro-puncture wounds into the skin. When done in an office by a trained physician or esthetician, the treatment is virtually painless and can be very effective. Just a few sessions will [...]

November 8th, 2017|Categories: Beauty Corner, News|

DIY PUMPKIN FACIAL

Pumpkin season is here! A pumpkin face mask is easy to do at home. All you need is ¼ cup pureed fresh pumpkin (or you can use canned – preferably organic), 1 beaten egg, 2 teaspoons of honey for normal to dry skin, OR a splash of apple cider vinegar for normal to oily skin, and [...]

November 8th, 2017|Categories: Beauty Corner, News|

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|
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