State Health Planning and Development Agency
Certificate of Need
The Agency has received a completed application under Part V and Part VII of Chapter 323D, Hawaii Revised Statutes, from Hawaii Medical Center, LLC for the acquisition of St. Francis Medical Centers Liliha/West; acquisition of St. Francis interests in joint ventures providing Computed Tomography (CT), Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), outpatient cardiac catheterization and outpatient endoscopy services at St. Francis Medical Center Liliha at a capital cost of $34,721,855. Parties to the agreement: St. Francis Healthcare System of Hawaii, St. Francis Medical Center, St. Francis Medical Center West and Hawaii Medical Center, LLC.
Application reviews are scheduled as follows:
September 15, 2006, Oahuwide Certificate of Need Review Committee, 1 pm, 235 South Beretania Street (State Office Tower/Leiopapa A Kamehameha), Room 405, Honolulu, Hawaii;
September 21, 2006, Certificate of Need Review Panel, 9:00 am, 235 South Beretania Street (State Office Tower/Leiopapa A Kamehameha), Room 204, Honolulu, Hawaii; and
September 28, 2006, Statewide Health Coordinating Council, 9:00 am, 235 South Beretania Street (State Office Tower/Leiopapa A Kamehameha), Room 204, Honolulu, Hawaii.
Certificate applications are reviewed according to the following criteria: relation to the state health services and facilities plan, need and accessibility, quality, cost and finances, relation to the existing health care system, and availability of resources.
Please write to the Agency by September 29, 2006, if you wish to provide written comments regarding the application at 1177 Alakea Street, Room 402, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813.
If you have special needs due to disability, please contact the Agency at (808) 587-0788 (voice) or (808) 587-0854 (TTY) or (808) 587-0783 (fax).
Notice #: 05524591