Hawaii State Hospital

Wayne Yoshioka

A Honolulu City Council Committee cleared the way for a major construction project for the Hawai’i State Hospital today. HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka reports. 

Wayne Yoshioka

Hawai’i State Hospital patient Randall Saito was captured and is being held in California.  The Governor called a news conference to announce steps taken by the administration. HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka reports.

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Tax Reform Poses Challenge to Universities; Immigrant Labor in Longline Fishing; New School for Kapolei

Wayne Yoshioka

Demolition work officially started today at the Hawai’i State Hospital site in Kane’ohe.   HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka reports.

New Plan Unveiled for Hawaii State Hospital

Sep 22, 2015
Molly Solomon
Molly Solomon

The state Department of Health is unveiling an updated plan for the Hawai‘i State Hospital, that would more than double the amount of available beds for patients. The new plan includes a 144-bed state of the art facility, designed to ease overcrowding and improve safety for patients and staff.

Wayne Yoshioka

The Senate Committee conducting a special investigation of the Hawai’i State Hospital questioned employees about over-time practices today.   HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka reports.