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Medical complications can develop from portwine stains. Over time, port-wine stains can progress and “hypertrophy” – or thicken – and “nodules,” or lumps due to abnormal swelling, may also develop with age. AUDITOR’S SUMMARY Assessment challenging due to lack of data, breadth of proposed coverage IN THE 2018 LEGISLATIVE SESSION, the Hawai‘i State Legislature contemplated ...
Read More Report No. 18-20, Study of Proposed Mandatory Health Insurance for Port-Wine Stains

In its 2018 report to the Legislature, OHCA stated that all deficiencies identified during an inspection must be corrected before a care home facility is relicensed. However, since OHCA does not conduct follow-up visits to verify implementation of the Plan of Correction, there is no way to determine if corrections have in fact been made. ...
Read More Report No. 18-18, Audit of the Office of Health Care Assurance’s Adult Residential Care Homes Program