Gov. Ige releases $1 million in CIP funds for Kohala Hospital

The renovated emergency room that opened at Kohala Hospital in September 2017 has four rooms, double its original size. (COURTESY PHOTO/KHCF)

Kohala Hospital’s new ER rooms are used for resident and visitor patients. (COURTESY PHOTO/KHCF)

Kohala Hospital is scheduled to receive funds in the next few weeks for further renovations needed at the nearly 100-year-old facility. (COURTESY PHOTO/HHSC)

KOHALA — After nearly three years requesting funds for much-needed renovations, Kohala Hospital will receive $1 million in the next few weeks from capital improvement project (CIP) funds recently released by Gov. David Ige.