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Useful Websites



Listed in this section are various websites related to health care that providers may find useful.


To notify HMSA that a link no longer works or to suggest that a website be added, please email us at HMSA will review all websites for appropriateness.


Because Internet addresses change frequently, additions and deletions are not tracked in the revision section at the bottom of this document.


Note: The listing of a website in this section of the Provider Resource Center should not be considered an endorsement or support of the sponsoring organization by HMSA.


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Medicare Sites
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Federal Agencies


U.S. Food and Drug Administration



Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)



United States Department of Health & Human Services




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Specialty Societies


Physician Specialty Societies




American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI)




American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA)




American College of Cardiology (ACC)




American Academy of Dermatology (AAD)


Emergency Medicine


American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP)




American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE)


The Endocrine Society


Family Practice


American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)




American College of Gastroenterology (ACG)


American Gastroenterological Association (AGA)




American Geriatrics Society (AGS)


Infectious Diseases


Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA)


Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society (PIDS)


Internal Medicine


American College of Physicians (ACP)


American College of Physicians (ACP) - Hawaii Chapter


Neurology and Neurosurgery


American Academy of Neurology (AAN)


American Neurological Association (ANA)


American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS)


Obstetrics and Gynecology


The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)


American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM)




American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)




The American Ophthalmological Society (AOS)


American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)


American College of Eye Surgeons/American Board of Eye Surgery (ACES/ABES)


American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS)


American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS)


Orthopedics and Orthopedic Surgery


American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons/American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)


American Association of Orthopaedic Medicine (AAOM)


The American Orthopaedic Association (AOA)


The American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM)




American College of Osteopathic Emergency Physicians (ACOEP)


The American College of Osteopathic Surgeons (ACOS)


American College of Osteopathic Internists (ACOI)


American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (ACOFP)


American College of Osteopathic Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOOG)


American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics (AOAO)


American Osteopathic Association (AOA)




The American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy (AAOA)


American Laryngological Association (ALA)


American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS)


Pain Medicine


The American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM)





College of American Pathologists (CAP)


American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP)


Anatomic/Surgical Pathology

American Society of Cytopathology (ASC)



American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC)



The American Society of Dermatopathology




American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)


American Pediatric Society/Society for Pediatric Research (APS/SPR)


The American Academy of Pediatrics - Hawaii Chapter (HAAP)


Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation


American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPM&R)




American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS)


American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA)




American Association for Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology (AABIP)


American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP)




American Psychiatric Association (APA)


American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (AAAP)


American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP)


American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry (AAGP)


Hawaii Psychiatric Medical Association (HPMA)




American College of Radiology (ACR)


Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)


Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR)


Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound (SRU)




American College of Rheumatology (ACR)


Sleep Medicine


American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM)





American College of Surgeons (ACS)


Hawaii Chapter - The American College of Surgeons (ACS)



American Association for Hand Surgery (AAHS)



The American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (ACOMS)



The American Pediatric Surgical Association (APSA)



The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS)


American Association of Plastic Surgeons (AAPS)



American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS)



Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS)




American Urological Association (AUA)


American Association of Clinical Urologists, Inc. (AACU)


Non-physician Professional Societies




American Board of Audiology (ABA)




American Dental Association (ADA)




American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM)


American Nurses Association (ANA)


Hawai'i Nurses' Association (HNA)


Occupational Therapy


The American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc. (AOTA)




American Pharmacists Association (APhA)


American Society of Consultant Pharmacists (ASCP)


Physical Therapy


American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)




American Psychological Association (APA)


Public Health


American Public Health Association (APHA)


Hawai'i Public Health Association (HPHA)


Speech Therapy


American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)


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Medical Associations


Medical Associations - National


American Medical Association (AMA)



Medical Associations - Regional


Hawaii Medical Association (HMA)


Honolulu County Medical Society (HCMS)


Maui County Medical Society


Hawaii Independent Physicians Association


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Hawaii Govt. Agencies


Health-related Government Agencies


Hawai'i State Department of Health


Executive Office on Aging - State of Hawai'i



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Hawaii Hospitals


Hospital Online Sites


Castle Medical Center


Hawaii Health Systems Corporation

From this website, you can link to home pages for most of the state hospitals.


Hawai'i Pacific Health

  • Kapi'olani Medical Center for Women & Children
  • Kauai Medical Clinic
  • Pali Momi Medical Center
  • Straub Clinic & Hospital
  • Wilcox Memorial Hospital


Healthcare Association of Hawaii (HAH)


Kuakini Health System


North Hawaii Community Hospital (NHCH)


The Queen's Medical Center


Rehabilitation Hospital of the Pacific


Wahiawa General Hospital


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Hawaii Patient Resources
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Coding Resources

Professional Coding Credentialing Associations


American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC)


American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA)


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Other Sites


Epidemiology and Infectious Diseases Resources


American Society for Microbiology (ASM)


Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC)


The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA)


Health Care Plans


HMSA providers participating in TRICARE can find the latest news about the program, sign up for upcoming provider seminars, register to file claims electronically, and download forms at TriWest Healthcare Alliance.


Health Care Sites


The Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association


Hawaii Health Information Corporation (HHIC)


The Leapfrog Group has posted a compendium of various patient safety and pay-for-performance incentive programs nationwide.



Quality Improvement Organizations


The Joint Commission (formerly JCAHO)


National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)


NCQA Quality Profiles



Online References


Approved drug products with therapeutic equivalence evaluations, see Electronic Orange Book updated regularly by FDA/Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER).


Drug Reference, see Physicians' Desk Reference.


To research a drug that has been approved by the FDA, see Drugs@FDA: FDA Approved Drug Products


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Hawaii Medical Journal & Public Health


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First Published:05/05/2005
Latest Revision:10/09/2017
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