• Workplace Culture Survey Now Open

    Workplace Culture Survey Now Open

    Please take a few minutes to complete the Performance Culture Assessment online survey, open now through Oct. 31. Your feedback will help us improve our workplace and measure progress toward becoming KentuckyOne.

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  • Ebola Preparedness for KentuckyOne Health

    Ebola Preparedness for KentuckyOne Health

    As concern related to the Ebola virus continues to rise across this country, there have been questions about how we should best manage a suspected case of Ebola across our system. The clinical leaders and infectious disease physicians have been working diligently to ensure that KentuckyOne remains a safe environment.

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  • My Voice, My Vote 2014

    My Voice, My Vote 2014

    All members of the Catholic Health Initiatives/KentuckyOne Health family are encouraged to vote in the general election on Nov. 4. As you advocate for candidates and issues, please remember not to use your company email to demonstrate your support for political campaigns or to solicit votes.

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  • Celebrate Your Spirit

    Celebrate Your Spirit

    The Healthy Spirit 4th quarter theme is “Celebrate Your Spirit” and focuses on eating healthy, exercising and practicing good stress management as we progress into the holiday season. Start earning your wellness incentive points!

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  • Annual Benefits Enrollment Begins Oct. 31

    Annual Benefits Enrollment Begins Oct. 31

    Annual enrollment for 2015 employee benefits will be held Oct. 31 through Nov. 14. Please watch for more information in your mailbox. For all benefits and enrollment information, articles and videos, please visit the annual enrollment page on My Healthy Spirit.

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Congratulations to Facilities Reaching First PCA Milestone

Congratulations to Facilities Reaching First PCA Milestone

All KentuckyOne Health

Several facilities achieved 25 percent participation in the PCA “pulse” survey as of Oct. 21. KentuckyOne employees at those locations were entered into a random prize drawing.

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Employees Receive Points in First Survey Participation Drawing

Employees Receive Points in First Survey Participation Drawing

All KentuckyOne Health

Congratulations to the 25 KentuckyOne employees who will receive 100 recognition points each from an Oct. 22 random drawing based on their facility’s participation in the PCA pulse survey.

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Points Awarded for PCA Survey Participation Milestones

Points Awarded for PCA Survey Participation Milestones

All KentuckyOne Health

Take the workplace culture survey and you’ll help your facility qualify for drawings of 100 recognition program points!

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Pink-a-BOO! Wear Pink on Oct. 31 in Support of Breast Cancer Awareness

Pink-a-BOO! Wear Pink on Oct. 31 in Support of Breast Cancer Awareness

All KentuckyOne Health

KentuckyOne facilities will trade in the traditional Halloween orange for pink on Friday, Oct. 31, for breast cancer awareness. Employees are encouraged to wear pink!

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KentuckyOne Facilities Honored for “Excellence Through Insight”

KentuckyOne Facilities Honored for “Excellence Through Insight”

All KentuckyOne Health

KentuckyOne Health continually measures patient satisfaction to gain valuable insight about patients’ experiences and community perceptions of its services.

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First Responders in Breckinridge County Benefit from KentuckyOne Health Donation

First Responders in Breckinridge County Benefit from KentuckyOne Health Donation

KentuckyOne Health - Louisville Market

On Oct. 3, KentuckyOne officials presented new technology to Breck Central EMS, which will help to ensure that patients who may be suffering a heart attack receive expedient care.

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Keeneland Race Course “Wears Red” in Support of the American Heart Association

Keeneland Race Course “Wears Red” in Support of the American Heart Association

KentuckyOne Health - Lexington Area

On Wednesday, Oct. 15, Keeneland Race Course will partner with the American Heart Association and KentuckyOne Health in honor of the Go Red For Women movement.

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Ruth Brinkley Named in Louisville Magazine’s Power 50

Ruth Brinkley Named in Louisville Magazine’s Power 50

All KentuckyOne Health

KentuckyOne Health President and CEO Ruth Brinkley was named to Louisville Magazine’s “Power 50” in the October 2014 issue.

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Congratulations to Facilities Reaching First PCA Milestone

Congratulations to Facilities Reaching First PCA Milestone

All KentuckyOne Health

Several facilities achieved 25 percent participation in the PCA “pulse” survey as of Oct. 21. KentuckyOne employees at those locations were entered into a random prize drawing.

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Employees Receive Points in First Survey Participation Drawing

Employees Receive Points in First Survey Participation Drawing

All KentuckyOne Health

Congratulations to the 25 KentuckyOne employees who will receive 100 recognition points each from an Oct. 22 random drawing based on their facility’s participation in the PCA pulse survey.

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New TAGS Process Makes System Access Requests Easier

New TAGS Process Makes System Access Requests Easier

All KentuckyOne Health

A new online process called Total Access Governance Solution (TAGS) is now the standard application to request IT access for all employees and replaces the current CHI Request process.

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Points Awarded for PCA Survey Participation Milestones

Points Awarded for PCA Survey Participation Milestones

All KentuckyOne Health

Take the workplace culture survey and you’ll help your facility qualify for drawings of 100 recognition program points!

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Ebola Preparedness for KentuckyOne Health

Ebola Preparedness for KentuckyOne Health

All KentuckyOne Health

As concern related to the Ebola virus continues to rise across this country, there have been questions about how we should best manage a suspected case of Ebola across our system.

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My Voice, My Vote 2014

My Voice, My Vote 2014

All KentuckyOne Health

All members of the Catholic Health Initiatives/KentuckyOne Health family are encouraged to vote in the general election on Nov. 4. As you advocate for candidates and issues, please remember not to use your company email ...

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Workplace Culture Survey Now Open

Workplace Culture Survey Now Open

All KentuckyOne Health

Share your feedback now through Oct. 31. Results from the employee “pulse survey” will help us improve our workplace and your satisfaction.

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30 Employees Receive Points in Monthly Sweepstakes

30 Employees Receive Points in Monthly Sweepstakes

All KentuckyOne Health

Congratulations to those who received employee recognition program points in the September sweepstakes! Thirty employees received 100 points.

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Dr. Wayne Gibson Joins KentuckyOne Health Medical Group

Dr. Wayne Gibson Joins KentuckyOne Health Medical Group

Wayne Gibson, M.D., has joined the KentuckyOne Health Medical Group. The cardiologist is practicing at KentuckyOne Health Cardiology Associates (formerly the Heart Clinic of Louisville, PSC), located at 601 North Shore Drive, Suite 102, in Jeffersonville, Indiana.

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Governor Appoints KentuckyOne Social Worker to State Board

Governor Appoints KentuckyOne Social Worker to State Board

University of Louisville Hospital

After working for more than 17 years in the Care Coordination Department of University of Louisville Hospital, Sandra Dattilo has been appointed to the state’s Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation Board by Gov. Steve Beshear.

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David Joos Named New VP of Access Management and Transitions of Care

David Joos Named New VP of Access Management and Transitions of Care

All KentuckyOne Health

David will lead the development and implementation of a strategic and operational plan aimed at ensuring access and the “right site of care” for all patients throughout KentuckyOne.

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Al Saylor Honored with U of L School of Nursing’s Florence Nightingale Award

Al Saylor Honored with U of L School of Nursing’s Florence Nightingale Award

Saint Joseph East

Among the six chosen this year for the U of L School of Nursing’s Florence Nightingale Award is KentuckyOne's Al Saylor, case management manager at Saint Joseph East.

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Dr. Ashok Kapur Now Affiliated With KentuckyOne Health

Dr. Ashok Kapur Now Affiliated With KentuckyOne Health

KentuckyOne Health - Louisville Market

Ashok Kapur, MD, with Associates in Gastroenterology, is accepting patients at the medical practice, located at 4402 Churchman Avenue, Suite 201, in Louisville.

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Dr. Joseph Oropilla Joins KentuckyOne Health Neurology Associates

Dr. Joseph Oropilla Joins KentuckyOne Health Neurology Associates

KentuckyOne Health - Louisville Market

KentuckyOne welcomes Joseph Oropilla, MD, who has joined KentuckyOne Health Neurology Associates. His main office will be at Medical Center Jewish South in Shepherdsville.

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Ruth Brinkley Named in Louisville Magazine’s Power 50

Ruth Brinkley Named in Louisville Magazine’s Power 50

All KentuckyOne Health

KentuckyOne Health President and CEO Ruth Brinkley was named to Louisville Magazine’s “Power 50” in the October 2014 issue.

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Rabbi Dr. Nadia Siritsky Joins KentuckyOne Health

Rabbi Dr. Nadia Siritsky Joins KentuckyOne Health

KentuckyOne Health - Louisville Market

KentuckyOne welcomes Rabbi Dr. Nadia Siritsky as the new vice president of mission for Jewish Hospital, University of Louisville Hospital and the James Graham Brown Cancer Center.

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Pink-a-BOO! Wear Pink on Oct. 31 in Support of Breast Cancer Awareness

Pink-a-BOO! Wear Pink on Oct. 31 in Support of Breast Cancer Awareness

All KentuckyOne Health

KentuckyOne facilities will trade in the traditional Halloween orange for pink on Friday, Oct. 31, for breast cancer awareness. Employees are encouraged to wear pink!

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KentuckyOne Health Offers Tips to Stay Well as Flu Season Peaks

KentuckyOne Health Offers Tips to Stay Well as Flu Season Peaks

All KentuckyOne Health

The delights of fall—changing leaves, cooling temperatures and the return of football season—are accompanied by an unwanted guest: the flu.

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Failure to Follow Doctor

Failure to Follow Doctor's Advice on Prescription Medications Can Have Negative Health Consequences

All KentuckyOne Health

Whether it is a course of antibiotics or a daily diabetes medication, many patients don’t follow their doctor’s orders.

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Healthy Spirit 4th Quarter Challenge Kicks Off

Healthy Spirit 4th Quarter Challenge Kicks Off

All KentuckyOne Health

The theme is “Celebrate Your Spirit” and focuses on eating healthy, exercising and practicing good stress management as we progress into the holiday season. Start earning your wellness incentive points!

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Jewish Hospital

Jewish Hospital's Rudd Heart And Lung Center Goes Pink

Jewish Hospital

Pink lights in October will commemorate Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

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Mobile Mammography Provides Screenings to Women in Need

Mobile Mammography Provides Screenings to Women in Need

James Graham Brown Cancer Center

For more than 20 years, the James Graham Brown Cancer Center’s Mobile Mammography Unit has provided mammograms to women in their community, church, school or workplace.

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Saint Joseph Martin to Host Free Weekly Smoking Cessation Classes

Saint Joseph Martin to Host Free Weekly Smoking Cessation Classes

Saint Joseph Martin

Saint Joseph Martin is hosting free smoking cessation classes every Wednesday morning from 10-11 a.m. The classes will take place at the Saint Joseph Martin Seton Complex.

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Flu Education Required for All Employees; Vaccination Strongly Recommended

Flu Education Required for All Employees; Vaccination Strongly Recommended

All KentuckyOne Health

KentuckyOne employees must complete their influenza education requirements and receive their influenza vaccine, or submit a declination, by Dec. 15.

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SafetyFirst Focus: Team Member Checking

SafetyFirst Focus: Team Member Checking

All KentuckyOne Health

Do you care enough to ask, "Are you going to wash in?" When we are working together, we should be looking out for our fellow team members.

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SafetyFirst Great Catch: Shelly McCane

SafetyFirst Great Catch: Shelly McCane

Saint Joseph Hospital

Thanks to Shelly McCane’s observations, and to her questioning attitude, a patient’s life was saved.

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Becoming KentuckyOne is Building a Desired Culture

Becoming KentuckyOne is Building a Desired Culture

Becoming KentuckyOne

Developing a strong KentuckyOne culture is a critical factor in helping us achieve our purpose: to bring wellness, healing and hope to all. In order to do this, we need all employees to engage in our culture-shaping efforts.

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Nursing Vision for KentuckyOne is Unveiled

Nursing Vision for KentuckyOne is Unveiled

All KentuckyOne Health

Under the leadership of Chief Nursing Officer Dr. Velinda Block, a team of KentuckyOne Health’s nursing leaders developed a vision for nursing across the system.

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SafetyFirst Focus: Team Member Checking

SafetyFirst Focus: Team Member Checking

All KentuckyOne Health

What are some common activities you do in your department that could benefit from a peer check?

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ULH Transitions to HealthStream

ULH Transitions to HealthStream

University of Louisville Hospital

After several months of behind-the-scenes planning and work, University of Louisville Hospital has successfully moved over to HealthStream for its patient satisfaction survey process.

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SafetyFirst Focus: Read Back & Repeat Back to Ensure Accuracy

SafetyFirst Focus: Read Back & Repeat Back to Ensure Accuracy

All KentuckyOne Health

As care providers, you communicate critical information every day. So by structuring your conversation based on three steps, you ensure accuracy and increased productivity.

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SafetyFirst Great Catch: Chasity Lane

SafetyFirst Great Catch: Chasity Lane

Flaget Memorial Hospital

Certified Pharmacy Technician Chasity Lane was restocking the cart in the cesarian-section surgery room on Sept. 10 when she noticed a single vial of anesthesia medicine included in a drawer full of bottles.

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