March 21, 2018

Free Nurse Aide Training Classes Return This Summer

"The training program is great, especially our instructor, Lucy. Everything I know now is thanks to her teachings. And everything I learned in the program, I've applied to my work so far.&...

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March 20, 2018

Gary Gets Help Coming Back to Life

After fourteen days at the hospital Gary Boteilho arrived at Hale Makua. He wasn’t able to walk 20 feet at that time. He needed five liters of oxygen a day just to breath. After only one week...

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Tags: rehab, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, testimonial


March 16, 2018

Career Spotlight: Care Home Companion

"I came to Hale Makua 5 years ago looking for a career change, and what I found was a family. I love working with the elderly and getting to know their families. I love the feeling of gratitud...

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Tags: Careers


March 16, 2018

Join Us for an Evening at Flatbread Company

Please join us at Flatbread Company Paia on Tuesday, April 3rd from 5:00 p.m. to closing for a benefit to raise funds for Hale Makua Health Services. Flatbread Company gives a portion of the procee...

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Tags: Fundraiser, Charity Walk


March 15, 2018

Care Homes Celebrates Five Years of Excellence

Care Homes by Hale Makua has a lot to celebrate this year. The program celebrated its 5th anniversary and recently received a citation free survey on an unannounced inspection. Surveyors tour ...

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Tags: Care Homes


February 21, 2018

Home Health Provides Peace of Mind

Tom Hiranaga is a familiar face at Hale Makua, his wife was a resident and many employees remember his warm, friendly smile. To-date Tom has used our full continuum of healthcare services including...

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Tags: Home Health, testimonial


February 20, 2018

Visitors Prepare Gift Packages for Residents

We received an incredibly generous donation from global employee engagement and recognition company, O.C. Tanner, based out of Utah. In addition to a $2,000 donation, the group put together 30 gift...

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February 16, 2018

Bringing in the Lunar New Year

Last Friday we celebrated the Lunar New Year with the traditional Lion dance where residents offered the lion a red envelope for good fortune. After the dance, they were treated to wontons and fort...

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February 15, 2018

2018 Miss Hale Makua Valentine Crowned

Our annual Miss Hale Makua Valentine pageant was held this year with a few extra special touches. Under the direction of Shannon Loo the Aloha Cafe was transformed into a Valentine's wonderland...

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February 14, 2018

Special Valentine's Delivery from Carden Academy

Valentine’s Day started off with a surprise delivery of flower arrangements made by the 4th grade class at Carden Academy. Angela Decoite of River Moon Botanical and mom of one of the 4th gra...

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