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Medical Unit

The Medical Unit is a 46-bed unit that cares for patients with a variety of medical conditions, such as but not limited to Diabetes, Asthma/COPD, Hypertension, Pneumonia, Congestive Heart Failure, and infections. We also specialize in Chemotherapy and Peritoneal Dialysis administration.

Our Mission

The Medical Unit provides high quality compassionate care. We pride ourselves in that special touch of treating your family as our family. Patient safety is our top priority. Our goal is to keep our patients and families informed during their stay so that they can make the best medical decisions. We want Medical Unit and Hilo Medical Center to be your hospital of choice!

Location, Contact Information and Visiting Hours

The Medical Unit is located on the 3rd floor and may be reached by calling (808) 932-3457. Visiting hours are from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm.


Trudy Erece, RN, TA Nurse Manager
Katie Hokama, RN, Unit Educator
Kevin Yamanaka, RN, Clinical Coordinator