Community First is a Hawaii Island-based nonprofit founded in 2014 by Barry Taniguchi. We serve as a neutral forum for the community to come together to find solutions to improve health and lower medical costs based on the community good. We believe that health care is caring for health and not just treating disease, and caring for health is “all our kuleana.”
It will take a community to realize the “triple aim” of better health, better care and lower costs. We believe that our community deserves the best care possible and that together we can make this a reality.
This upcoming election is critical not just at the federal and state level but, most importantly for us, at the county level. True leadership is revealed in times of crisis, and as we continue to live in very uncertain times, we felt it would be good to better understand our two