Westside Stories


August 2020
Supporting Our Community: COVID-19 Drive-Thru Testing & Food Distribution • Sneak Peek: Nanakuli Health Center (Coming Soon!) • WCCHC Receives the 2019 – 2020 Laura Scott Immunization Excellence Award • NOTICE: Main Campus Parking Lot Improvements • Telehealth Phone & Video Visits and Same-Day Virtual Clinic • Support breastfeeding for a healthier plant! • Mahalo to Our Generous Donors & Partners • Welcome to Dr. Naoky Tsai • Update: Adjustments to Clinic Hours, Programs & Services

July 2020
Congratulations to the 2020 Chuck Wothke Health Career Scholarship Recipients • WCCHC is Committed to Keeping You Safe During Your In-Person Visiit • Mahalo for Your Kokua During Covid-19 • Comprehensive Professional Pharmacy Coming Soon! • Same-Day Virtual Clinic • eWIC Card • Dental & Makeke Re-Opening Soon! • Update: Adjustments Made to Our Clinic Hours, Programs and Services

June 2020
Health Center Celebrates it's Medical School's 10th Graduating Class. Attention Adults: You Need Vaccinations. Meet our Provider, Victoria Habibi, APRN. Safety Measures. Mahalo to our Generous Donors & Partners. Holiday Closure in observance of Kamehameha Day. Update on Adjustments Made to our Clinic Hours, Programs, & Services. NEW Same Day Virtual Clinic.

May 2020
Grandma Nalani’s First Tele-video Health Care Visit. 2020 Board of Directors Annual Election and Appointments. FEEDING OUR COMMUNITY. SUPPORTING OUR EMPLOYEES. TELEHEALTH – A SOLUTION FOR PATIENTS. SERVING THOSE MOST IN NEED. OUR COVID-19 RESPONSE TO PROTECT OUR COMMUNITY

April 2020
Waianae Eat Local Challenge Finale. Kale was the star ingredient this year and the Wai‘anae High School Culinary Arts Program students. COVID-19 Update.

March 2020
6th Annual Waianae Eat Local Challenge • Welcome Our New Providers ~ Dr. Roy Adaniya and Yvonne Yokono, APRN • Holiday Closure in Observance of Kukio Day | Thursday, March 26 • 2020 Chuck Wothke Health Career Scholarship Fund is now accepting applications – $11,500 in scholarships available!• WCCHC Blood Drive at Waianae Mall from 6 AM – 1 PM

February 2020
A New Decade at Waianae Comp – A Report by Rich Bettini, President & CEO • Specialty Services Expanded to Meet the Needs of the Community • Welcome Our New Providers ~ Lyndsey Smith, APRN & Brigitta Tanzer • Join the Month-Long Challenge – Waianae Eat Local Challenge

January 2020
Ho'olaule'a 2019 Showcases Open House of Newly Renovated Vision Care Center and Features Health Center Programs and Services • WCCHC's 2020 Legislative Agenda • $5,000 Check Presented to Health Center for the Visitors Industry Charity Walk • Check Presented for Whale Project

December, 2019 - Volume 36, Number 12
Great Discussion at Town Meeting on Future of Health Center, Aloha and Mahalo to Marianne Glushenko, Retiring After 46 Years.

November, 2019 - Volume 36, Number 11
THE HEALTH CENTER RECOGNIZES 76 EMPLOYEES FOR THEIR YEARS OF SERVICE, Congratulations and Mahalo to the following staff for their commitment and hard work throughout the years!

October, 2019 - Volume 36, Number 10
27th Annual Day of Care: Mahalo to Our Hawaiian Dredging, Other Volunteers and Sponsors, Welcome Our New Providers.

September, 2019 - Volume 36, Number 9
U.S. Surgeon General Visits Health Center, Congratulations to the 2019 Nurse Practitioner Residency Program Graduates, Ginger Fuata Re-elected as Health Center Board Member Representative of the National Association of Community Health Centers.

August, 2019 - Volume 36, Number 8
CELEBRATING HEALTH CENTERS: HOME OF AMERICA'S HEALTHCARE HEROES, WELCOME OUR NEW PROVIDER – ALEXA MOY, OD (WAIANAE VISION CARE).

June, 2019 - Volume 36, Number 6
Nine Students Awarded Chuck Wothke Health Career Scholarship, Welcome Our New Providers.

May, 2019 - Volume 36, Number 5
2019 Board of Directors Election Results.

April, 2019 - Volume 36, Number 4
Legislative Update for the Home Stretch, School-Based Health Center Program Celebrates Third Birthday.

March, 2019 - Volume 36, Number 3
Looking Back…and Looking Forward - A Message from Rich Bettini, WCCHC President & CEO, Welcome Our New Provider ~ Kathleen (Katy) Page, APRN – Waiola KWIC.

February, 2019 - Volume 36, Number 2
HEALTH CENTER SETS PRIORITIES FOR 2019 LEGISLATIVE SESSION.

January 2019 - Volume 36, Number 1
Family Medical Building Helps Make Health Care Convenient for Moms and Keiki, Health Center Receives Prestigious National Award.