• ‘Best Places to Work in Kentucky’ Awards Ceremony

    ‘Best Places to Work in Kentucky’ Awards Ceremony

    Saint Joseph Martin, Medical Center Jewish East and Our Lady of Peace earned a place on the 13th Annual Best Places to Work in Kentucky list. They were recognized during a special awards ceremony on April 26. Saint Joseph Martin took top honors in the small-sized employer category.

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  • Appreciation is Easy with Mobile App

    Appreciation is Easy with Mobile App

    Give and receive recognition from your smartphone! You can send a timely thank you from anywhere with the “EZ Thanks” mobile app for the KentuckyOne Health employee recognition program. The app is free, and it’s available for iOS and Android devices.

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  • Bringing a Healing Touch

    Bringing a Healing Touch

    Common Thread eStories focuses on celebrating extraordinary employees living our mutual commitment to the KentuckyOne Health Promise. Read the newest edition featuring Jill Farmer, manager of recreational therapy and adaptive sports programs at Frazier Rehab, and her involvement with the National Wheelchair Basketball Tournament and with trained rehab therapy dogs.

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  • Try Our New Employee Access Concierge Service

    Try Our New Employee Access Concierge Service

    Choose Our Door and Save Money: By choosing providers from the Enhanced CIN (clinically integrated network) Network, KentuckyOne Health employees and their dependents will save money, have preferred access to preventative health screenings and services; and support the overall growth of KentuckyOne Health.

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  • ITS Transformation 646 Progress Update

    ITS Transformation 646 Progress Update

    Our work to improve our IT infrastructure is continuing in 2017. You’ll benefit from reduced IT outages, slowness and freezing, and an overall improved user experience. Stay up-to-date on the latest progress and highlights ...

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Privacy Training Must Be Completed by July 31

Privacy Training Must Be Completed by July 31

KentuckyOne Health

Part 2 of FY17’s Privacy and Security Awareness Training is now available in LEARN; it's essential to stay up to date on what to watch for in your electronic communications ...

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CHI Leaders to Manage ITS Transformation Programs

CHI Leaders to Manage ITS Transformation Programs

KentuckyOne Health

As we approach the end of the initial three-year timeline for the ITS Transformation and 646 Approach, effective June 30 we are transitioning leadership of these projects from Pace Harmon to our internal leadership.

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Reach Out for Help When You Need It

Reach Out for Help When You Need It

KentuckyOne Health

As a reminder, please know that supportive resources are available to you and to any member of the CHI/KentuckyOne community who needs help.

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Celebrate our Health Care Heroes

Celebrate our Health Care Heroes

KentuckyOne Health

This month, the KentuckyOne Health Foundations are celebrating National Nurses Week and National Health Care Week in a special way.

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Shopping Alert: Updates for Real Deal Wednesdays

Shopping Alert: Updates for Real Deal Wednesdays

KentuckyOne Health

Every Wednesday the KentuckyOne Health employee recognition site offers "The Real Deal," the one amazing special offered for that day only. You’ll want to act fast as quantities are limited and deals this fabulous won’t last.

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Users Like Virtual Desktop Infrastructure

Users Like Virtual Desktop Infrastructure

KentuckyOne Health

Teams are continuing IT infrastructure improvement work so you benefit from reduced IT outages, slowness and freezing, and an overall improved user experience. Learn about recent highlights ...

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Appreciation is Easy with Mobile App

Appreciation is Easy with Mobile App

KentuckyOne Health

You can send a timely thank you from anywhere with the “EZ Thanks” mobile app for the KentuckyOne Health employee recognition program.

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New Procedure for Obtaining Stationery Products

New Procedure for Obtaining Stationery Products

KentuckyOne Health

Starting May 1, all KentuckyOne Health employees will be responsible to place orders for stationery products with the required vendor — American Solutions for Business — via their online stationery ordering site.

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Continuing Care Hospital, Our Lady of Peace Honored by Kentucky Hospital Association

Continuing Care Hospital, Our Lady of Peace Honored by Kentucky Hospital Association

KentuckyOne Health

Continuing Care Hospital and Our Lady of Peace were recipients of the 2017 Kentucky Hospital Association Quality Award.

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Nurses Station at Flaget Cancer Center Named after Former Hospital President

Nurses Station at Flaget Cancer Center Named after Former Hospital President

Flaget Memorial Hospital

On April 20, the Flaget Memorial Hospital Foundation and hospital leaders celebrated recently retired hospital president Sue Downs at a reception at the Flaget Cancer Center in Bardstown.

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Golfers, Get Ready!

Golfers, Get Ready!

Get your golf clubs ready. Three KentuckyOne Health Foundations are holding golf tournaments this summer.

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SafetyFirst Great Catch: Beth Brummett

SafetyFirst Great Catch: Beth Brummett

Quality | Safety | Service

Beth Brummett, an ultrasound technologist at Saint Joseph London, noted that a patient's test results were not as she anticipated. Upon double-checking and following up, she found that the patient did indeed need to return for further treatment. Great catch, Beth!

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Bolli Research Expanding to Seven Sites in Five States

Bolli Research Expanding to Seven Sites in Five States

KentuckyOne Health - Louisville Market

Congratulations to Dr. Roberto Bolli for being the first researcher to successfully demonstrate the safety and potential efficacy of a type of adult cardiac stem cells in patients with heart failure.

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Raising Funds for Employee Scholarships

Raising Funds for Employee Scholarships

The Flaget Memorial Hospital Foundation recently held its Bruce Klockars Scholarship Luncheon to recognize recent recipients, and to raise funds for future scholarships ...

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Get Your Teen Involved!

Get Your Teen Involved!

KentuckyOne Health - Lexington Area

Encourage your teens to be involved with our Summer Teen Volunteer Program at Saint Joseph Hospital, Saint Joseph East and Saint Joseph Jessamine.

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Three KentuckyOne Health Facilities Honored During ‘Best Places to Work in Kentucky’ Awards Ceremony

Three KentuckyOne Health Facilities Honored During ‘Best Places to Work in Kentucky’ Awards Ceremony

KentuckyOne Health

Saint Joseph Martin, Medical Center Jewish East and Our Lady of Peace earned a place on the 13th Annual Best Places to Work in Kentucky list. They were recognized during a special awards ceremony on April 26.

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Bringing a Healing Touch

Bringing a Healing Touch

Frazier Rehab Institute

As manager of recreational therapy and adaptive sport programs for Frazier Rehab, Jill Farmer helps people take back their lives ...

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Employee Achievements & Accolades

Employee Achievements & Accolades

KentuckyOne Health

Congratulations to the following employees for their recent awards, honors and recognitions! Thanks for expanding your knowledge, honing your expertise, and providing safe, quality care and exceptional service.

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Tonja Williams Leaving CCH; Heading to the Sunshine State

Tonja Williams Leaving CCH; Heading to the Sunshine State

KentuckyOne Health - Lexington Area

Tonja Williams, longtime president of KentuckyOne Health’s Continuing Care Hospital (CCH) in Lexington, will be leaving the organization as of May 5.

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Recognizing Compassionate & Quality Care – Going the Extra Mile to Serve Our Community

Recognizing Compassionate & Quality Care – Going the Extra Mile to Serve Our Community

University of Louisville Hospital

Recently, University of Louisville Hospital Emergency and ICU teams provided care to Louisville Metro Police Officer Nicholas Rodman following his fatal injury in the line of duty. The care captured the attention and emotions of the city ...

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Department Spotlight: The Human Resources Operations and Analytics Team

Department Spotlight: The Human Resources Operations and Analytics Team

KentuckyOne Health

The HR Operations and Analytics team is in the spotlight for their great community service work on behalf of the underserved, living the KentuckyOne Health core value of Compassion.

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Employee Achievements

Employee Achievements

KentuckyOne Health

Congratulations to the following employees for their recent awards, honors and recognitions! Thanks for expanding your knowledge, honing your expertise, and providing safe, quality care and exceptional service.

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Giving His Time and Love

Giving His Time and Love

Our Lady of Peace

David Burton said his mom used to say, “cleanliness is next to Godliness” when he was growing up. Apparently he took that philosophy to heart. His 31-year career with KentuckyOne Health has been focused on providing a clean environment for patients in our facilities.

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Employee Achievements

Employee Achievements

KentuckyOne Health

Congratulations to the following employees for their recent awards, honors and recognitions! Thanks for expanding your knowledge, honing your expertise, and providing safe, quality care and exceptional service.

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New Well-Being Webinar: ‘From the Ground Up’

New Well-Being Webinar: ‘From the Ground Up’

KentuckyOne Health

The monthly wellness webinar topic for May focuses on a plant-based diet. Get the scoop on fruits, vegetables and fiber and earn a $25 health account contribution.

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Healthy Spirit Offering New Well-Being Webinars for Spring

Healthy Spirit Offering New Well-Being Webinars for Spring

Wellness

Supermarket Savvy is the first topic of the new slate of monthly well-being webinars launching on April 3 as part of the 2017 Healthy Spirit program. Learn important health information and earn $25 for each webinar viewed ...

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Weight Watchers Offering Webinars in April and May

Weight Watchers Offering Webinars in April and May

Wellness

Weight Watchers is hosting a series of informative webinars available to KentuckyOne Health employees to learn more about the Beyond the Scale program. One webinar is planned for April, and two for May.

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March Well-Being Webinar Topic is Depression

March Well-Being Webinar Topic is Depression

Wellness

The monthly wellness webinar topic for March will be Depression: Understanding the Facts. Each webinar watched earns employees a $25 health account contribution. All the monthly webinars will be available until November to earn the contribution. Watch for the next webinar starting in April.

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Just Imagine the Places You Can Go: Getting to Know Your Wellness Website

Just Imagine the Places You Can Go: Getting to Know Your Wellness Website

KentuckyOne Health

Log on to the Healthy Spirit wellness website, and you’ll see many options to get started with your 2017 program.

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Managing Anxiety is Topic of February Well-being Webinar

Managing Anxiety is Topic of February Well-being Webinar

Wellness

The 2017 Healthy Spirit program is offering employees an opportunity to view monthly webinars on well-being. February's topic is managing anxiety. Both this topic and January's sleep webinar are available now through Nov. 30 and will earn employees a $25 health account contribution for viewing.

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Healthy Spirit Offering New Monthly Well-Being Video Webinars

Healthy Spirit Offering New Monthly Well-Being Video Webinars

Wellness

Sleep is the first topic of a new series of monthly well-being webinars offered to employees as part of the 2017 Healthy Spirit program. Coming up in February and March look for webinars on managing anxiety and on depression.

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Take a Healthy Stress Break at Work

Take a Healthy Stress Break at Work

KentuckyOne Health

Feeling “stressed out”? Making time for healthy stress breaks at work can help combat the long-term health and psychological effects of stress. Our Employee Assistance Program is here to help you get through the holidays, and every day ...

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May SafetyFirst Topic is Culture of Safety

May SafetyFirst Topic is Culture of Safety

KentuckyOne Health

As part of KentuckyOne's emphasis on safety, May's SafetyFirst topic is a Culture of Safety. In a safe culture the environment is one in which people feel comfortable and have opportunities to raise concerns or ask questions.

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SafetyFirst Great Catch: Saint Joseph London

SafetyFirst Great Catch: Saint Joseph London

Saint Joseph London

A female patient in her early fifties arrived in the emergency department at Saint Joseph London with non-specific symptoms of “arms hurting, indigestion and weakness.” She was ultimately led into the experienced hands of the cath lab team that saved her life.

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SafetyFirst Great Catch: Beth Brummett

SafetyFirst Great Catch: Beth Brummett

Quality | Safety | Service

Beth Brummett, an ultrasound technologist at Saint Joseph London, noted that a patient's test results were not as she anticipated. Upon double-checking and following up, she found that the patient did indeed need to return for further treatment. Great catch, Beth!

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Meaningful Subject Lines Earn Attention

Meaningful Subject Lines Earn Attention

KentuckyOne Health

Always include a relevant subject line that is meaningful to the recipient. Learn more quick tips for using our email system effectively, and respectfully ...

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Recognizing Compassionate & Quality Care – Going the Extra Mile to Serve Our Community

Recognizing Compassionate & Quality Care – Going the Extra Mile to Serve Our Community

University of Louisville Hospital

Recently, University of Louisville Hospital Emergency and ICU teams provided care to Louisville Metro Police Officer Nicholas Rodman following his fatal injury in the line of duty. The care captured the attention and emotions of the city ...

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April SafetyFirst Topic is Medication Safety: Through a Pharmacist

April SafetyFirst Topic is Medication Safety: Through a Pharmacist's Eyes

Quality | Safety | Service

As part of KentuckyOne's emphasis on safety, April's SafetyFirst topic is medication safety. Janet Fischer, a pharmacist at Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital, is sharing her learning points and specific safety techniques with employees to offer ways to reduce medication errors and increase patient safety.

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SafetyFirst Great Catch: Steve Dean

SafetyFirst Great Catch: Steve Dean

Saint Joseph East

Sleep Center Technologist Steve Dean is our featured SafetyFirst Great Catch. Steve used his critical thinking skills to prevent harm from occurring to a patient when she presented for her sleep study appointment.

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Don

Don't Write a Novel

KentuckyOne Health

Get to the point quickly and be brief. Most emails should not exceed 75 words. Learn more quick tips for using our email system effectively, and respectfully ...

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