• New Employee Access Concierge Service Launched

    New Employee Access Concierge Service Launched

    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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  • What Are You Doing for Others?

    What Are You Doing for Others?

    To further the devotion and commitment that the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., demonstrated to service throughout his life, KentuckyOne Health calls you to serve. You’re encouraged to participate in a service project anytime this month. Get involved and share with us by Jan. 31! Serve meals at a homeless shelter, organize a food drive, clean a neighbor’s yard or help someone in need.

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  • New 30-Minute ER Pledge Now in Effect

    New 30-Minute ER Pledge Now in Effect

    KentuckyOne Health is making emergency room visits faster for all patients with a new “30-minute ER pledge,” which is expected to cut down the time it takes to see a physician by 50 percent. Keep an eye out for our new “Fast ER” advertisements on television, radio, newspapers, outdoor and online.

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  • Pause Before You Print

    Pause Before You Print

    As part of Project GreenPrint, we are asking ourselves to be good stewards of our natural resources through our printing practices. We will conserve paper, ink, energy and save money ... and we need your support! Please work with your leaders to examine your department’s environmental practices and strive to go paperless.

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  • Read the December Edition!

    Read the December Edition!

    Our new employee newsletter focuses on celebrating extraordinary employees living our mutual commitment to the KentuckyOne Health Promise. Read the December edition featuring Lisa Beckner, and share your story ideas.

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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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New for 2017! Employee of the Year Awards

New for 2017! Employee of the Year Awards

KentuckyOne Health

To recognize those who live out our values and go the extra mile, we are rolling out a new program: the KentuckyOne Health Employee of the Year Awards. Nominate a fellow employee by Aug. 31.

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Professional Image Initiative Reminders

Professional Image Initiative Reminders

KentuckyOne Health

Now that our professional image initiative is in effect, and you are wearing additional layers in the cooler temperatures, please remember to follow the proper guidelines for jackets and undershirts.

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Evaluate the Importance of Your Email and More Helpful Tips

Evaluate the Importance of Your Email and More Helpful Tips

KentuckyOne Health

Represent KentuckyOne professionally in all email correspondence, observing our core values and adhering to our email guidelines. Learn quick tips for using our email system effectively, and respectfully ...

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New Employee Access Concierge Service Launched to Connect KentuckyOne Employees with Providers

New Employee Access Concierge Service Launched to Connect KentuckyOne Employees with Providers

KentuckyOne Health

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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Watch for Tax Season Email Scams

Watch for Tax Season Email Scams

KentuckyOne Health

The beginning of tax season brings new concerns about identify theft and email scams: to help protect yourself and the organization, please be alert for fraudulent emails.

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Your Opinion Matters! Complete the Cultural Assessment Survey

Your Opinion Matters! Complete the Cultural Assessment Survey

KentuckyOne Health

Watch for a survey link from CHI and share your candid thoughts by Jan. 31. The survey will help CHI assess a potential alignment with Dignity Health.

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ITS Transformation 646 Approach: Work Ongoing to Improve Your IT Experience

ITS Transformation 646 Approach: Work Ongoing to Improve Your IT Experience

KentuckyOne Health

Our work to improve our IT infrastructure is continuing in January. You’ll benefit from reduced IT outages, slowness and freezing, and an overall improved user experience. Recent highlights include ...

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Diversity and Inclusion Awareness Training Classes Offered this January

Diversity and Inclusion Awareness Training Classes Offered this January

KentuckyOne Health

Learn about KentuckyOne Health’s commitment to diversity and inclusion, increase your understanding of the important role of diversity and cultural competence in health care and gain insights on how to be a team member who honors the diversity of our workforce and patients.

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Annual Theme Basket Raffle Raises More than $31,000

Annual Theme Basket Raffle Raises More than $31,000

KentuckyOne Health - Louisville Market

KentuckyOne Health employees in the Louisville market teamed up in December to raise a total of more than $31,000 for the Jewish Hospital & St. Mary’s Foundation through the annual Theme Basket Raffle.

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Free Smoking Cessation Class Begins Jan. 30

Free Smoking Cessation Class Begins Jan. 30

Jewish Hospital Shelbyville

Jewish Hospital Shelbyville will host a free smoking cessation class beginning Monday, Jan. 30. An introductory session will be held on Monday, Jan. 23.

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KentuckyOne Health Imaging Earns ACR Lung Cancer Screening Center Designation

KentuckyOne Health Imaging Earns ACR Lung Cancer Screening Center Designation

KentuckyOne Health - Lexington Area

KentuckyOne Health Imaging in Richmond has been designated a Lung Cancer Screening Center by the American College of Radiology (ACR). The designation is given to facilities with exceptional care for lung cancer patients.

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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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Healthy Spirit Program Offers Biometric Screenings

Healthy Spirit Program Offers Biometric Screenings

Wellness

Sign up today for your biometric screening and start earning money for being healthy! Screenings run February through April and you can register through the My Healthy Spirit website to get your screening at a facility near you.

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Frazier Rehab Institute Welcomes New Puppy to Pet Therapy Program

Frazier Rehab Institute Welcomes New Puppy to Pet Therapy Program

Frazier Rehab Institute

Stanley, 15 weeks old, was unveiled to patients during a surprise event. Stanley will help promote physical movement, emotional well-being, cognitive functioning/awareness and social improvements for patients.

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Medical Center Jewish South Recognized as ‘Best of Bullitt County’

Medical Center Jewish South Recognized as ‘Best of Bullitt County’

Medical Center Jewish South

Medical Center Jewish South was voted the “Best Emergency Care in Bullitt County” in the “Best of Bullitt County” awards. This is the fifth year in a row that the hospital has been selected for this honor by community members ...

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Saint Joseph Jessamine Earns ACR Lung Cancer Screening Center Designation

Saint Joseph Jessamine Earns ACR Lung Cancer Screening Center Designation

Saint Joseph Jessamine

Congratulations to Saint Joseph Jessamine for being designated a Lung Cancer Screening Center by the American College of Radiology (ACR)!

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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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Sharing Her Blessings

Sharing Her Blessings

Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital

Lisa Beckner, a 22-year employee at KentuckyOne Health, is dedicated to giving back to others and is an active volunteer for a meal delivery program in her neighborhood.

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Gail Johnson Resigns, Jennifer Carter to Lead Employee Health for KentuckyOne

Gail Johnson Resigns, Jennifer Carter to Lead Employee Health for KentuckyOne

KentuckyOne Health

Linda Gail Johnson has resigned from her position as division director of Employee Health for KentuckyOne. Effective now, Jennifer Carter has been promoted to division manager of Employee Health, serving the entire state.

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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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Changing Hearts, Changing Lives

Changing Hearts, Changing Lives

KentuckyOne Health

Melissa Wood accepted a call to help women in jail find a better way of life with a ministry team that went inside the Floyd County Jail for a weekend ...

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Creating a Culture of Mutual Respect

Creating a Culture of Mutual Respect

Saint Joseph Mount Sterling

Justin Wells, a violence prevention coordinator at Saint Joseph Mount Sterling, guides an anti-bullying initiative in the Montgomery County school district, where he implements the program at two local schools ...

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Passion for People

Passion for People

Saint Joseph Hospital

It might sound cliché, but when Dwight Badgett talks about “the people” being the best part of his job, you automatically believe him. He’s passionate about his work, and it shows ...

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The Art of Healing

The Art of Healing

Our Lady of Peace

Laura Chamberlin requested that Simon and Garfunkel be playing in the surgery room when she had a double mastectomy because she believes in the power of art to heal ...

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Free Smoking Cessation Class Begins Jan. 30

Free Smoking Cessation Class Begins Jan. 30

Jewish Hospital Shelbyville

Jewish Hospital Shelbyville will host a free smoking cessation class beginning Monday, Jan. 30. An introductory session will be held on Monday, Jan. 23.

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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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Healthy Spirit Program Offers Biometric Screenings

Healthy Spirit Program Offers Biometric Screenings

Wellness

Sign up today for your biometric screening and start earning money for being healthy! Screenings run February through April and you can register through the My Healthy Spirit website to get your screening at a facility near you.

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Winter Weather Can Increase Risk of Heart-Related Illness

Winter Weather Can Increase Risk of Heart-Related Illness

KentuckyOne Health

This December, KentuckyOne Health is encouraging the public to educate themselves about heart health for the winter months.

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Gail Johnson Resigns, Jennifer Carter to Lead Employee Health for KentuckyOne

Gail Johnson Resigns, Jennifer Carter to Lead Employee Health for KentuckyOne

KentuckyOne Health

Linda Gail Johnson has resigned from her position as division director of Employee Health for KentuckyOne. Effective now, Jennifer Carter has been promoted to division manager of Employee Health, serving the entire state.

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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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Providers Opening Doors to New Patients

Providers Opening Doors to New Patients

KentuckyOne Health

Looking for health providers accepting new patients? These new KentuckyOne Health providers have opened their doors and have current availability ...

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Healthy Spirit Program 2017 Offers Better Health and Savings

Healthy Spirit Program 2017 Offers Better Health and Savings

Wellness

The Healthy Spirit Wellness program will again offer incentives for employees to increase their physical and mental wellness in 2017. Potential health premium reductions and dollars to be earned for your health savings account will make your wellness efforts pay off.

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Great Catch: Margaret Smith

Great Catch: Margaret Smith

Saint Joseph Martin

Margaret (Peggy) Smith, dietary manager at Saint Joseph Martin, demonstrated great use of the SafetyFirst technique Validate and Verify to ensure a patient received her diet-appropriate meals ...

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Safety Topic of the Month: Falls Prevention

Safety Topic of the Month: Falls Prevention

KentuckyOne Health

Falls, especially those resulting in injury, are a significant problem in health care. Any patient, regardless of age or condition, is at an increased risk of falls in the health care setting due to a variety of factors ...

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Safety Topic of the Month: Falls Prevention

Safety Topic of the Month: Falls Prevention

KentuckyOne Health

Patient falls are a universal problem in health care. As clinicians, we must continuously think of ways to solve this age-old concern. The stakes have never been higher, and the need for holistic falls/injury prevention programs has never been greater.

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Diversity and Inclusion Awareness Training Classes Offered this January

Diversity and Inclusion Awareness Training Classes Offered this January

KentuckyOne Health

Learn about KentuckyOne Health’s commitment to diversity and inclusion, increase your understanding of the important role of diversity and cultural competence in health care and gain insights on how to be a team member who honors the diversity of our workforce and patients.

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Great Catch: Saint Joseph Mount Sterling

Great Catch: Saint Joseph Mount Sterling

Saint Joseph Mount Sterling

On Oct. 25, a fire broke out in a patient room at Saint Joseph Mount Sterling. An ICU nurse was walking toward the med-surg hallway and saw smoke emitting from room 238. She quickly initiated the code for fire and two fellow nurses ran to the room with fire extinguishers ...

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SafetyFirst Focus: Team Member Checking & Coaching

SafetyFirst Focus: Team Member Checking & Coaching

KentuckyOne Health

Every employee is responsible for the safety of our patients and each other. We can’t help each other if we don’t stick together. Team Member Checking & Coaching is an easy way to help our co-workers to perform at their best.

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Be Brief and More Helpful Tips

Be Brief and More Helpful Tips

KentuckyOne Health

Represent KentuckyOne professionally in all email correspondence, observing our core values and adhering to our email guidelines. Learn quick tips for using our email system effectively, and respectfully ...

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SafetyFirst: Having a Questioning Attitude

SafetyFirst: Having a Questioning Attitude

KentuckyOne Health

Always think critically by questioning information you hear and see if it doesn’t fit with what you know. Questioning Attitude is not asking questions, but rather questioning the answers ...

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