KVMH and HHSC distribute more than $13,000 in scholarships

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    State Department of Health Kaua‘i District Health Office Public Nursing Supervisor Toni Torres, left, Dr. Sean McAlister, Emergency Room doctor at Kaua‘i Veterans Memorial Hospital and Samuel Mahelona Memorial Hospital, back second from left, Lance Segawa, CEO for the Hawai‘i Health Systems Corp. Kaua‘i Region, fourth from left, and members of the KVMH Auxiliary presented seven scholarship recipients, including from left with certificates Areck Yamamoto, Maeani Arbilera, Alexis Saniatan, Jade Aguinaldo, Jenny Laguca and Kale Kakuda, at Chicken in a Barrel at Waimea Plantation Cottages in Waimea on Wednesday.

WAIMEA — Hawai‘i Health Systems Corporation Kaua‘i Region CEO Lance Segawa was pleased to discover on Wednesday that six of the seven scholarship recipients awarded by the health care company were planning careers in the field.