Hawaii Primary Care Association
A non-profit organization of community health centers dedicated to fostering primary healthcare—basic medical, dental and behavioral health, and health education services—for all Hawaii residents.
Hawaii Public Health Association
Association of community members, public health professionals and organizations dedicated to improving public health in Hawaii. Serves as a voice for public health professionals and as a repository for information about public health in the Pacific.
Hawaii State Department of Health
Protects and improves the health and environment for all people in Hawaii. Includes the Office of Health Equity and the Divisions of Adult Mental Health, Emergency Medical Services and Injury Prevention, Developmental Disabilities, and Environmental Health Services.
Hawaii State Rural Health Association
Provides communications, education, and research opportunities related to rural health issues in Hawaii and leadership in developing healthy rural communities. Includes 3 county-based Rural Health Associations: Hawaii Island, Kauai, and Maui.
Healthcare Association of Hawaii
An advocate for Hawaii healthcare facilities, their systems and the healthcare services they provide. The Healthcare Association of Hawaii represents its members in their ongoing efforts to meet the healthcare needs of the people of Hawaii.
National Council of Asian Pacific Islander Physicians
Advocates for Asian American (AA) and Native Hawaiian &
Pacific Islander (NHPI) healthcare professionals, patients,
and communities. NCAPIP focuses on access and quality
healthcare, focused research and data, and workforce to
support the health and well being of AANHPI populations and
Office of Hawaiian Affairs
The Office of Hawaiian Affairs is a public agency working
to improve conditions for Native Hawaiians in the areas of
culture, economic self-sufficiency, education, governance,
Pacific Basin Telehealth Resource Center
One of the telehealth resource centers funded by the
federal Office for the Advancement of Telehealth. Assists
healthcare organizations, healthcare networks, and
healthcare providers in implementing cost-effective
telehealth programs to serve rural and medically
underserved areas and populations. Includes Hawaii and the
Rural Community Assistance Corporation
Helps rural communities in Alaska, Arizona, California,
Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico,
Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming improve community
infrastructure through housing, water, and wastewater
program initiatives. Offers numerous services including
loans for housing and environment.
USDA Rural Development Hawaii and Western Pacific Office
Committed to helping improve the economy and quality of life in all of rural America. The Rural Development State Office provides information about Rural Development programs and applications for financial assistance. In 2021, the Hawaii State Office combined with the Western Pacific State Office.
Western Rural Development Center
Participates in rural development research and extension projects cooperatively with universities in the West. Serves Washington, Utah, Wyoming, Nevada, Idaho, Hawaii,
California, Arizona, Alaska, Oregon, New Mexico, Montana, Colorado, and 4 U.S. Pacific Territories.
Last Reviewed: 10/31/2023