Press Releases: Hawaii
April 3, 2012
Kaiser Permanente Physicians Raise $3,000 in Support of Maui’s Bone Marrow Donor Registry
Hawaii Permanente Medical Group’s Annual Golf Tournament to Help Maui Community get Needed Transplants
KAHULUI, Maui, Hawaii — The Hawaii Permanente Medical Group, which provides care to all Kaiser Permanente members in Hawaii, today announced a $3,000 donation to Maui’s Bone Marrow Donor Registry raised from its annual community golf tournament held last year at the Honolulu Country Club.
“Maui’s bone marrow donor registry creates opportunities for increasing the odds of saving lives,” said George Talbot, MD, Kaiser Permanente’s physician leader for Maui. “We are pleased to support an organization that plays such an important role in the health and well-being of our community.”
About Kaiser Permanente Hawaii
Kaiser Permanente Hawaii has provided total health to the people of Hawaii for more than 50 years. Care for members is focused on their total health being guided by their personal physicians, specialists, and team of caregivers. Expert care and medical teams are supported by industry-leading technology advances and tools for health promotion, disease prevention, state-of-the-art care delivery, and world-class chronic disease management. Its physicians are members of the Hawaii Permanente Medical Group, the largest multi-specialty physician group practice in the state of Hawaii. Kaiser Permanente is dedicated to care innovations, clinical research, health education, and the support of community health. Visit kp.org for additional information.