• Refer a Friend and Earn Extra Money

    Refer a Friend and Earn Extra Money

    Earning extra money is easy when you refer a friend to come work with you at KentuckyOne Health. The employee referral program is now offering $1,000 for referring friends to us who are imaging professionals, laboratory professionals and many more ...

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  • ITS Transformation 646 Progress Update

    ITS Transformation 646 Progress Update

    KentuckyOne Health Information Technology Services (ITS) is working to improve our IT infrastructure. By fall, we expect fewer outages, elimination of slowness and freezing, and improved user experience. Stay up-to-date on the latest progress and highlights ...

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  • Recognition on the Go: Mobile App Now Available

    Recognition on the Go: Mobile App Now Available

    A new mobile app makes it “EZ” to connect to our employee recognition program. The “EZ Thanks” app is free and available for mobile devices. Now you can send peer-to-peer recognition, submit a PURL message, redeem points in the online store and more while you're on the go!

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  • Zika Virus Update

    Zika Virus Update

    Like all health providers, KentuckyOne Health is monitoring the Zika virus closely, working in collaboration with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). We are in close communication with our internal teams to track the Zika virus and react effectively and safely should a case be identified locally.

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  • Thank You for the Feedback through PCA Survey

    Thank You for the Feedback through PCA Survey

    We appreciate all of you who were able to share workplace feedback through the Performance Culture Assessment (PCA). This annual employee survey closed May 16 and we anticipate sharing results in July. You will have another chance to provide feedback when your group sets an action plan based on your PCA results. Find out if you won recognition points for participating! ...

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ITS Transformation 646 Approach: New Server and Storage System at ULH

ITS Transformation 646 Approach: New Server and Storage System at ULH

KentuckyOne Health

We are refreshing our server and storage environment to reduce outages from obsolete storage systems and reduce storage costs to support growth ...

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New Emergency Preparedness Code Cards

New Emergency Preparedness Code Cards

KentuckyOne Health

In the upcoming weeks, all KentuckyOne Health employees will begin receiving new code cards to accompany their ID badges, along with a LEARN assignment associated with our new KentuckyOne Emergency Preparedness System Codes.

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KentuckyOne Health Welcomes Jim Wentz as Chief Financial Officer

KentuckyOne Health Welcomes Jim Wentz as Chief Financial Officer

KentuckyOne Health

KentuckyOne is pleased to announce the appointment of Jim Wentz as chief financial officer (CFO) effective Aug. 15, 2016. In this role, Jim will provide leadership and oversight of the organization’s financial performance.

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Share Your Thoughts and Earn Gadgets

Share Your Thoughts and Earn Gadgets

KentuckyOne Health

Join the KentuckyOne employees who have volunteered to join our Employee Feedback Panel. You will receive a portable power bank for tablets and phones now and have a chance to win a wearable fitness tracker later!

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KentuckyOne Health Partnership Aims to Strengthen the Health of Manufacturing Workers in Kentucky

KentuckyOne Health Partnership Aims to Strengthen the Health of Manufacturing Workers in Kentucky

KentuckyOne Health

KentuckyOne Workplace Care offers services to more than 2,500 local and regional businesses, including Brown-Forman, Laurel Grocery Company, and Packaging Unlimited.

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What

What's Your Story?

KentuckyOne Health

What is the story you want our patients and their loved ones to remember and share about you, the quality of your work and the level of service you provided them? Tell us!

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Keep Your Message Short and More Helpful Tips

Keep Your Message Short 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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KentuckyOne Health Recognition Program Changes

KentuckyOne Health Recognition Program Changes

KentuckyOne Health

Our culture of appreciation among co-workers in KentuckyOne Health continues to grow. Hundreds of employees use our online recognition portal to send messages of appreciation, gratitude and recognition to others.

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Saint Joseph Berea Now Offering Low-Dose CT Screening

Saint Joseph Berea Now Offering Low-Dose CT Screening

Saint Joseph Berea

Low-dose computed tomography (low-dose CT), now offered at Saint Joseph Berea, is an important tool in early detection, as well as in reducing deaths from lung cancer.

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Saint Joseph East Earns Blue Distinction Designation for Knee and Hip Replacement and Spine Surgery

Saint Joseph East Earns Blue Distinction Designation for Knee and Hip Replacement and Spine Surgery

Saint Joseph East

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Kentucky has selected Saint Joseph East as a Blue Distinction Center+ for Knee and Hip Replacement and Spine Surgery.

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Safe and Healthy Return to School Event

Safe and Healthy Return to School Event

KentuckyOne Health - Louisville Market

Calling all caring KentuckyOne Health employees across the Louisville market for Thursday, Aug. 4! Please volunteer to help out at our annual health fair at Shawnee Newcomer Academy. Or, donate bicycles and school supplies. Backpacks are especially needed!

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SafetyFirst Great Catch: Kelli Henderson

SafetyFirst Great Catch: Kelli Henderson

Saint Joseph Hospital

Diabetes educator Kelli Henderson recently made an important safety catch – one that impacts diabetes patients who may be on medicines belonging to a class of drugs known as SGLT2 inhibitors ...

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Saint Joseph Hospital Receives National Quality Award for Stroke Care

Saint Joseph Hospital Receives National Quality Award for Stroke Care

Saint Joseph Hospital

An award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association recognizes the hospital’s commitment and success ensuring that stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines.

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Kentucky State Fair Group Discount Opportunity

Kentucky State Fair Group Discount Opportunity

KentuckyOne Health - Louisville Market

A special discounted admission is available to groups of 15 or more purchased in advance. The normal advanced admission price of $6 will be discounted to $2 per ticket ...

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Mission in Motion – Flaget Cancer Center: Going Above and Beyond

Mission in Motion – Flaget Cancer Center: Going Above and Beyond

Flaget Memorial Hospital

Patient Robin Robbins was seeking help at Flaget Cancer Center when she found out she had lung cancer – and needed treatment immediately. She got help – but the dedicated staff in Bardstown didn't hesitate to go the extra mile when they knew they could help their patient even more.

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Palliative Care Doctor Praised by Patient Letter

Palliative Care Doctor Praised by Patient Letter

Jewish Hospital

KentuckyOne Health received a wonderful letter from patient Emily Ullrich, praising the compassion and talents of Dr. Vickie Lowe, director of palliative care at Jewish Hospital.

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KentuckyOne Health Welcomes Jim Wentz as Chief Financial Officer

KentuckyOne Health Welcomes Jim Wentz as Chief Financial Officer

KentuckyOne Health

KentuckyOne is pleased to announce the appointment of Jim Wentz as chief financial officer (CFO) effective Aug. 15, 2016. In this role, Jim will provide leadership and oversight of the organization’s financial performance.

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Palliative Care Doctor Praised by Patient Letter

Palliative Care Doctor Praised by Patient Letter

Jewish Hospital

KentuckyOne Health received a wonderful letter from patient Emily Ullrich, praising the compassion and talents of Dr. Vickie Lowe, director of palliative care at Jewish Hospital.

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Speech Language Pathologist Recognized for Compassion and Competence

Speech Language Pathologist Recognized for Compassion and Competence

Frazier Rehab Institute

Brittney Skidmore, a speech language pathologist at Frazier Rehab, was recognized by a patient who wrote a letter praising the compassion and treatment he received after suffering a stroke.

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Chuck Neumann Named Interim President of University of Louisville Hospital

Chuck Neumann Named Interim President of University of Louisville Hospital

University of Louisville Hospital | James Graham Brown Cancer Center

We are pleased to announce that Charles (Chuck) W. Neumann will assume the interim role of president of University of Louisville Hospital effective July 5.

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Safety Coaches: Speaking Up for Safety

Safety Coaches: Speaking Up for Safety

KentuckyOne Health

Through the passion of our safety coaches, outstanding improvements have been made at our facilities. We thank them, and ask that you continually support them to keep ourselves and our patients safe!

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Anna Smith Named New KentuckyOne Health Director of Diversity

Anna Smith Named New KentuckyOne Health Director of Diversity

KentuckyOne Health

Anna Smith, RN, BSN, MSN, has been appointed the new director of diversity and health equity for KentuckyOne Health. Anna previously served as administrative director for emergency & trauma services at University of Louisville Hospital since 1994.

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Employee Achievements

Employee Achievements

KentuckyOne Health

Congratulations to the following employees for their recent awards, honors and recognitions!

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Vote Today! Ruth Brinkley Named Finalist on ‘100 Most Influential People’ List

Vote Today! Ruth Brinkley Named Finalist on ‘100 Most Influential People’ List

KentuckyOne Health

KentuckyOne Health President and CEO Ruth Brinkley is a finalist in Modern Healthcare’s ranking of the 100 Most Influential People in Health Care. We need your votes to put Ruth on the final list!

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New Exercise Workshop Can Earn You Health Account Dollars Today

New Exercise Workshop Can Earn You Health Account Dollars Today

KentuckyOne Health

Beginning July 27, My Healthy Spirit is offering a video workshop, “Exercise: Fit Just for You.” It's a win-win! If you have not earned your $300 health account maximum, you can earn $25 for completing this workshop and learn about exercising a healthy way, too.

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Families and Summertime

Families and Summertime

KentuckyOne Health

It seems many parents love to fantasize about summer but they are unprepared for the reality of summer (especially by July; when does school start again?). Our Employee Assistance Program has creative ideas, articles and other resources ...

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High Cholesterol Can Be Deadly for Your Heart and Brain

High Cholesterol Can Be Deadly for Your Heart and Brain

KentuckyOne Health

While cholesterol itself is a harmless, fatty substance created and used by the body, it becomes problematic when it occurs in excess and accumulates on the artery walls ...

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Firework Safety Priority During Fourth of July

Firework Safety Priority During Fourth of July

KentuckyOne Health

CPSC data from 2014 showed that during the month surrounding July 4, nine people died in fireworks-related incidents. In at least two incidents, the victims were not the users ...

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KentuckyOne and Weight Watchers Team Up for Discount Memberships

KentuckyOne and Weight Watchers Team Up for Discount Memberships

KentuckyOne Health

KentuckyOne Health has teamed up with Weight Watchers to bring our employees effective weight management offerings at a special price ...

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Mission in Motion: A Walk – and Talk – with a Doc

Mission in Motion: A Walk – and Talk – with a Doc

KentuckyOne Health

The KentuckyOne Walk with a Doc program gives community members an opportunity to walk with a local physician and ask questions about medical topics on a regular basis.

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Employee Assistance Program: Providing Solutions for Life’s Challenges

Employee Assistance Program: Providing Solutions for Life’s Challenges

KentuckyOne Health

All employees and their immediate family members are eligible to receive free, confidential counseling through our Employee Assistance Program ...

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Prostate Cancer Affects One in Seven Men Nationwide

Prostate Cancer Affects One in Seven Men Nationwide

KentuckyOne Health

KentuckyOne Health is encouraging men to be screened for prostate cancer. Prostate cancer is the second most common type of cancer found in men, after only skin cancer.

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New Emergency Preparedness Code Cards

New Emergency Preparedness Code Cards

KentuckyOne Health

In the upcoming weeks, all KentuckyOne Health employees will begin receiving new code cards to accompany their ID badges, along with a LEARN assignment associated with our new KentuckyOne Emergency Preparedness System Codes.

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SafetyFirst Great Catch: Lynn Fuller

SafetyFirst Great Catch: Lynn Fuller

Saint Joseph East

Because of Lynn Fuller’s Questioning Attitude, a patient was protected from harm that could have come from being transported with a low oxygen saturation and no ambu bag ...

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What

What's Your Story?

KentuckyOne Health

What is the story you want our patients and their loved ones to remember and share about you, the quality of your work and the level of service you provided them? Tell us!

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KentuckyOne Health Recognition Program Changes

KentuckyOne Health Recognition Program Changes

KentuckyOne Health

Our culture of appreciation among co-workers in KentuckyOne Health continues to grow. Hundreds of employees use our online recognition portal to send messages of appreciation, gratitude and recognition to others.

Read More
SafetyFirst Great Catch: Kelli Henderson

SafetyFirst Great Catch: Kelli Henderson

Saint Joseph Hospital

Diabetes educator Kelli Henderson recently made an important safety catch – one that impacts diabetes patients who may be on medicines belonging to a class of drugs known as SGLT2 inhibitors ...

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Mission in Motion – Flaget Cancer Center: Going Above and Beyond

Mission in Motion – Flaget Cancer Center: Going Above and Beyond

Flaget Memorial Hospital

Patient Robin Robbins was seeking help at Flaget Cancer Center when she found out she had lung cancer – and needed treatment immediately. She got help – but the dedicated staff in Bardstown didn't hesitate to go the extra mile when they knew they could help their patient even more.

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SafetyFirst Great Catch: Dawn Russell

SafetyFirst Great Catch: Dawn Russell

Jewish Hospital Shelbyville

Dawn Russell, a medical imaging tech, met a patient who was scheduled for a CT exam with contrast. Dawn asked the patient if she had ever received dye before; and if she did, if she experienced an adverse reaction ...

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Safety Topic of the Month: Team Member Checking

Safety Topic of the Month: Team Member Checking

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. Checking is an easy way to help our co-workers to perform at their best.

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