State’s Outdated Certificate of Need Process Protects Monopoly Medical Center Interest Over Welfare of Maui’s People-Open Letter to Gov. Linda Lingle and Hawaii Lawmakers


We urge you to support any legislative effort to change or eliminate the Certificate of Need process. Maui’s Malulani Hospital’s failed attempt to obtain approval clearly reveals that the Certificate of Need process no longer serves the needs of the citizens of Hawaii.

No one disagrees, that with only one hospital and a growing population, that Maui