When choosing an assisted living community, it is important to understand Hawaii state regulations for assisted living facilities and know how to look up assisted living license information. But public access to assisted living records varies greatly by state.
We developed a system to rate each state on how easy – or difficult – it is to find important assisted living records and reports, and compiled tips to help you in your search.
States with the most transparent records allow you to look up important information about each assisted living facility online, including inspections, complaints, survey results, violations, capacity, and whether the facility accepts Medicaid.
Access to Hawaii assisted living records: High
Public access to assisted living records and reports for the state of Hawaii is high. Key findings that informed this rating include:
Hawaii inspects assisted living communities at least twice annually.
Hawaii has generally transparent records but was marked down because license information is listed separately from inspections and enforcement actions are not included with licensing information.
State provides high access to assisted living records and licensing
How to look up Hawaii assisted living licenses and records