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About Us

Islands Hospice serves our patients, our families, and our community with a total commitment to excellence in hospice care.

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May West Oahu Hospice Hero

Posted on May 14, 2020

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Lee started off as a weekday skilled nurse but now works as a weekend nurse. He helps to admit patients to hospice, visits transitioning or crisis patients, and also triages patients during after-hours over the phone.

May Town Hospice Hero

Posted on May 13, 2020

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“With everyone sharing the same vision and mission, this creates an environment where everyone is there for each other.”

April West Oahu Hospice Hero

Posted on April 15, 2020

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Islands Hospice’s community liaison, Myra Ondayog, is always surprised by the resilience and strength of hospice patients.

April Town Hospice Hero

Posted on April 13, 2020

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As a spiritual care provider, Glenn Scheib supports patients and families of all faiths from all over Oahu in spiritual care.

March West Oahu Hospice Hero

Posted on March 2, 2020

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Growing up in Hawaii, Dale Kim always dreamed of traveling and seeing new places.

Lavie Raymond

Posted on March 1, 2020

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February West Oahu Hospice Hero

Posted on February 2, 2020

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Like many people, Noralyn Pascua ended up in a completely different career path than the one she started in.

Janelle Pouesi, LPN

Posted on February 1, 2020

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Born and raised in American Samoa, Janelle Pouesi, LPN, was inspired to pursue a career in health care based on her culture and upbringing.

Holly Arroyo

Posted on February 1, 2020

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“Death and dying can be a difficult, emotional and challenging experience, so the fact that I can help patients and families by guiding them through the process to help ensure their quality of life, well-being and peace is deeply rewarding. I feel honored to do this work.”

January West Oahu Hospice Hero

Posted on January 2, 2020

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Like many of her colleagues, Marla Lukowski, LPN, was drawn to hospice care from a personal experience.

December West Oahu Hospice Hero

Posted on December 2, 2019

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Sometimes, making a connection is all about speaking the right language.

Grace Galapon

Posted on December 1, 2019

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Like many of her colleagues at Islands Hospice, Grace Galapon, CNA, found her calling in hospice care through a personal experience.

November West Oahu Hospice Hero

Posted on November 2, 2019

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Sometimes, all it takes is a simple phone call to make a difference in a patient’s life. Kelci Schedler, RN, recently helped a patient and his family have an unforgettable experience.

September Town Hospice Hero: Lloyd Makabe, RN

Posted on September 1, 2019

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The physicians, nurses, CNAs, NPs, chaplains, social workers and other care providers who walk with patients at the end of their life make all the difference in hospice care.