Acuplan Hawaii is a professional association of Acupuncturists licensed and practicing in Hawaii. Established in 1999, AcuPlan is an essential source for public education through lectures, seminars and workshops. We assist Acupuncturists in making their practice thrive by enhancing relationships with insurance carriers, creating marketing strategies for all members, as well as, initiating legislation changes. We represent the success of our profession, and a great part of the future of medicine.

Our Mission:

  • Assure Quality Acupuncture Care delivered by Licensed and Pre-Credentialed Providers
  • Provide Cost-Efficient Care through Pre-Authorized Treatments, Referrals and Diagnostic Studies
  • Enforce Uniform Treatment Protocols
  • Improve Clinical Documentation Standards
  • Assist with Conflict Resolutions with Internal Mechanisms for Grievances and Complaints
  • Provide Claims Management Services
  • Provide Case Management via Random Case Reviews, Paper Reviews, Peer Reviews
  • Encourage Rapid Return to Work
  • Promote Ethical Standards of Practice
  • Provide Quality Preventive, Maintenance, Corrective, Injury Care


  • Assistance with coding and insurance claims
  • Continuing education opportunities
  • Interface with insurance companies
  • Resource for general questions
  • Administrative assistance
  • Interface with Hawaii Board of Acupuncture
  • General marketing activities
  • Standardization of office procedures i.e. HIPAA, patient billing responsibility, etc
  • Seminars, lectures and workshops offered at a discount
  • Free website marketing for individual Acupuncturists
  • Centralized location for information 


It is more important to know what sort of person has a disease than to know what sort of disease a person has.        -Hippocrates