Hot Shots – 01/09/19
Hawaiian Electric Gifts Aloha United Way
Hawaiian Electric employees and retirees raised $435,244 for Aloha United Way during the company’s 125th anniversary year. The donation will benefi t more than 340 nonprofi t partner agencies and programs supported by Aloha United Way. Pictured are (from left) Tayne Sekimura, Hawaiian Electric senior vice president and CEO; Alan Oshima, Hawaiian Electric president and CEO; Cindy Adams, Aloha United Way president and CEO; Russell Takemoto, IBEW 1260 business manager; and Susan Li, Hawaiian Electric senior vice president-general counsel.
PHOTO COURTESY TRAVIS NISHIDA
Kaiser Permanente Receives Award
Kaiser Permanente was named one of nine recipients of the 2018 Excellence in Quality Awards by the Pharmacy Quality Alliance, a nonprofi t organization focused on improving the quality of medication used in health care. The award recognizes health plans with the highest level of achievement in performance and medication use quality. Pictured are (from left) Laura Cranston, PQA CEO; Ross Takara, senior director at Kaiser Permanente Hawai‘i; and Rebecca Cupp, Kaiser Permanente National Pharmacy executive director of pharmacy, quality and safety.
PHOTO COURTESY AMY HIGA