Kona Health Center to Re-Open October 7th

Planned Parenthood of Hawaii will re-open the Kona Health Center on October 7, 2013 with an open house at 11:00 a.m. and a blessing at noon at the Center’s location at 75-184 Hualalai Road, Suite 205. The Kona Health Center will begin serving patients that afternoon.

Kona Health Center

“We celebrate the re-opening of the Kona Health Center because it means that more people living on the island of Hawaii will have access to a trusted health care provider, an informed educator, a passionate advocate, and a community partner,” noted Andrea Anderson, Planned Parenthood of Hawaii CEO, “The reopening is also a testament to Planned Parenthood of Hawaii’s triumph in the face of adversity and the culmination of months of hard work and dedication to providing Hawaii’s people with the quality health care for which Planned Parenthood is known.”

The Kona Health Center will be open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and will offer the following services: well-woman exams, including Pap smears, pelvic and breast exams; HPV testing; low or no cost birth control, including pills, shots, patches, rings, Mirena, Paragard, Nexplanon, diaphragm, sponges, condoms, emergency contraception; abnormal Pap follow-up, including colposcopy and LEEP; pregnancy testing; options counseling; ultrasound; screening and treatment for sexually transmitted infections in women and men; Rapid HIV testing; testing and treatment for vaginal and urinary tract infections; first trimester surgical and medication abortion services; referrals for mammograms and bone density testing; teen counseling/education; Human Papilloma Virus (“HPV”) vaccinations; menopause services; and transgender services. The Center has family planning services available on a sliding fee scale and accepts most insurance plans.

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