How does the Kua Good Neighbor fund work?
KUA’s Good Neighbor Energy Fund is a voluntary customer contributory program that helps KUA customers experiencing financial difficulty pay their KUA utility bills in emergency situations. Customer Assistance Programs Kissimmee Utility Authority values our customers and our community.
What happens when you pay a family member’s medical bill?
If you pay the medical bills directly, such as writing a check to the hospital on your family member’s behalf, you don’t have to worry about gift tax, or even using up your annual gift tax exclusion for the person, because money paid directly for medical bills is excluded.
How does the state pay family member caregiver?
When the family member caregiver is employed by an agency, the agency pays the caregiver. Sometimes the state issues the check directly to the consumer who has chosen the consumer-directed option and the consumer, who is considered the employer, pays the employee.
Are there any states that allow family members to act as personal care?
These programs prohibit payments to spouses, conservators, and the conservators’relatives, but allow payments to the patient’s other relatives (unless they are already providing services at no charge). PCAs provide non-medical care, such as help with bathing, dressing, eating, walking, using the toilet, or transferring from a bed to a chair.
What kind of medical care does Ka’u hospital offer?
Today, we offer a 24/7 emergency department, inpatient medical and rehabilitation care, long-term care, adult day health, x-ray and lab services, in addition to our on-site family practice rural health clinic.
When did Ka’u hospital become a rural health clinic?
In 2001, Ka’u Hospital was certified as a critical access hospital – a federal designation given to small hospitals that provide essential emergency and acute care services in remote areas. In 2003, we added a rural health clinic to our services so that we could offer a broader range of health care to the community.
When was Ka’u Hospital in Honolulu Hawaii built?
Aloha and Welcome, Ka’u Hospital was built in 1971 replacing the last of this island’s sugar plantation hospitals. While many changes have occurred since then, our hospital continues to be the only inpatient medical facility in the district of Ka’u.
Who was on Hilo Medical Center Hert team?
Hilo Medical Center’s HERT Team participated to assist with the exercise and evaluate the triage, Incident Command and other aspects of Ka’u Hospital’s disaster response. In addition, two members of the Hawaii County Fire Department and Security Guard Joseph participated in the exercise.