Hilo Medical Center

Stats & Services

General Information

Operated by: State
Hospital type: General medical and surgical
Number of Beds: 276
Parent system: Hawaii Health Systems Corporation

Statistics

Admissions: 7,312
Inpatient surgeries: 2,356
Outpatient visits: 65,892
Emergency room visits: 41,158
Births: 1,117
Number of Beds: 276

Services Provided

Inpatient

  • Heart catheterization—diagnostic (adult)
  • Elderly/disabled (Skilled nursing care and Intermediate nursing care)
  • Hospitalists
  • Infection isolation room
  • Cancer services
  • Psychiatric care (Psychiatric emergency services)

Outpatient

  • Certified trauma center
  • Chemotherapy
  • Heart catheterization—diagnostic (adult)
  • Extracorporeal shock lithotripter
  • Home health services
  • Chemotherapy
  • Physical rehabilitation
  • Psychiatric services (Consultation and Geriatric services)
  • Stop-smoking program
  • Wound management services

Patient/Family Support Services

  • Help with government services
  • Chaplaincy/pastoral care services
  • Cancer services
  • Patient representative/ombusdman

Community Outreach

  • Health fairs
  • Health screenings

Imaging Services (Diagnostic and Therapeutic)

  • CT scanner
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Multislice spiral CT
  • Ultrasound

* At another location in healthcare system or through arrangement with another provider.

Employed Staff

Full Time

Physicians and dentists*: 9
Registered nurses: 156
Licensed practical nurses: 36
Faculty Personnel: NA

Part Time

Physicians and dentists*: 2
Registered nurses: 109
Licensed practical nurses: 2
Faculty Personnel: NA

* At many hospitals, physicians and dentists are not on staff. They are paid as faculty by a medical school or through other arrangements

This information was provided by the American Hospital Association. Find out more about AHA data products at www.ahadata.com.

Data last updated June 2014


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