About the Facility
Proudly serving residents of the Hilo area, this medical center is the largest facility in the Hawaii Health Systems Corporation and provides care to a wide range of patients, alongside sister institutions Ka'u Hospital and Hale Ho'ola Hamakua. The facility was established in 1897 and has grown from a 10-bed hospital to a 276-bed state-of-the-art medical institution, with numerous accredited clinics and an in-house home care agency. The facility offers a full suite of services, including 24-hour ER, cardiac care, EEG, oncology and imaging, among others.
The largest community on the largest island in Hawaii, Hilo offers the best of the tropical wonders of the Rainbow State. Here you’ll find abundant parks and beaches, tropical botanical gardens, museums, the area’s leading university and astronomy center, and much more. The natural wonder of active volcanoes is just minutes away at Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park.