Maui    News & Information Hub
HEADLINE NEWS Weekly Newsletter
Recognized for their work in the GWTG award left to right: Dr. Deyaa Mounir, Marian Horikawa-Barth, Paul Harper-O’Connor, Leslie Lexier, My Thi Do and Dr. Andrew Rosenblum. Courtesy photo.
Maui Memorial Honored by Heart Association
March 26th, 2013 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

The Maui Memorial Medical Center has received an award from the American Heart Association for reaching goals in treating patients with heart failure. This marks the fourth year that the facility has been recognized with the Gold Plus quality achievement award.


Photo courtesy American Heart Association.
Sugar Drinks Linked to Increased Heart Risk in Men
March 13th, 2012 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

A new study shows that men who drank a 12-ounce sugar-sweetened beverage daily, had a 20% higher risk of heart disease compared to those who didn’t drink any sugar-sweetened drinks.


American Savings Bank Kihei Branch. Photo by Sonia Isotov
American Savings Bank Recognized for Employee Wellness Programs
January 27th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Business
 

American Savings Bank has been recognized by the American Heart Association for helping employees eat better and move more.


Photo courtesy of the John A. Burns School of Medicine.
Kaiser’s Moanalua Medical Receives Heart Patient Award
July 1st, 2011 · Comments Off · Maui Business
 

Kaiser Permanente Hawaii’s Moanalua Medical Center in Honolulu has received the American Heart Association’s Get With The Guidelines-Heart Failure Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award for excellence in the treatment of their heart patients that come to them from throughout Hawaii.


Maui Memorial Medical Center, courtesy photo.
Maui Awarded American Heart Gold Quality Award
April 27th, 2011 · Comments Off · Health & Wellness
 

The award recognizes the MMMC for its aggressive goals in treating heart failure patients.


Mayor Arakawa signs the Workplace Wellness Week proclamation on February 28, 2011. File photo, courtesy of the County of Maui.
Mayor Arakawa Invites Public on Walk During Workplace Wellness Week
March 2nd, 2011 · Comments Off · Maui Business
 

On Monday, Mayor Alan Arakawa signed a proclamation designating April 3-9 as Workplace Wellness Week in Maui County.