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Shortfall ails public hospitals

Hawaii Health Systems Corp. says its "safety net" for long-term care could disappear

By Kristen Consillio

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jul 13, 2014

~~<p>Nobuye Nakamura, 88, has lived at Leahi Hospital for the past eight months after five falls and a fractured back left her unable to walk.</p>
<p>The aging hospital, part of the Hawaii Health Systems Corp., will likely be her final home, near her daughter's house where she previously lived in Kaimuki.</p>
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Nobuye Nakamura, 88, has lived at Leahi Hospital for the past eight months after five falls and a fractured back left her unable to walk.

The aging hospital, part of the Hawaii Health Systems Corp., will likely be her final home, near her daughter's house where she previously lived in Kaimuki. Login for more...



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