About Us

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Comfort, convenience and quality care are close to home.

Our philosophy: Each person that comes through our door is treated like O`hana.

Aloha and welcome to Kona Community Hospital’s new and improved website.

We are a 94-bed full-service acute care hospital with 24-hour emergency services, proudly serving the West Hawaii community for over 100 years.  Every year, we update our care to include the newest medical services, allowing us to use all our abilities to serve our residents and visitors whenever they are in need.  Here at KCH, we consider everyone to be O`hana, and as such, we strive to be your friend, neighbor, and family in helping you through trying times, happy moments, crisis, and celebrations. As your community hospital, you can count on us.

Our staff includes over 400 highly skilled employees and 100 medical staff practitioners, many of whom have been with our hospital for over 20 years. Along with our professional and experienced staff, we have many volunteers and affiliates that support our hospital. We are also one of the largest employers in West Hawaii.

Recent awards and accomplishments include the 2010 Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce Pualu Business Innovation Award, Best Hospital in West Hawaii in the 2010 West Hawaii Today poll, 2010 American Heart Association’s Silver Performance Award in Heart Failure, 3rd Place in HMSA’s HQSR Heart Program, and the first hospital on the Big Island to begin the Level III Trauma Center designation process on January 1, 2010.

We are a private, public benefit health care facility accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations.