Hawaii County (Big Island)

Wendi Wagner RN BA MN Trauma Program Manager at Kona Community Hospital   In February 2017, the National Safety Council released preliminary data on motor vehicle deaths in the U.S.  Data indicate that vehicular deaths increased 6% in 2015, making the nationwide two-year total increase a staggering 14%. In Hawaii, the death certificate data reflects ...
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Attend the 2016 Hawaiian Islands Trauma Symposium! 

 You are invited to be a part of Hawai‘i’s Suicide Prevention and Awareness Efforts!   ASIST: Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training This two-day workshop provides training in how to recognize, assess, and support a person in crisis. ASIST is designed for caregivers who want to gain additional skills to directly discuss suicide and intervene with ...
Read More You are invited to be a part of Hawaiʻi’s suicide prevention and awareness efforts!

Please download an updated overview of the leading causes of injury related death, hospitalizations, and emergency department visits. Injury Data Overview 2010-2014