HMSA offers resources to help women in Hawaii make smart, informed decisions. We
believe that empowered women are better able to take control of their own health
care — and of their loved ones.
By using these online resources and the services available to HMSA members, women
can improve their health care knowledge.
Improved health for women. That’s the goal.
Health literacy is the ability to read, understand, and effectively use medical instructions
and health information. Here, women can get the information they need to increase
their health literacy to help them make healthy choices for themselves and their
HMSA helps women be their own advocates in health.