This version of This Week is intended for employees in the Divesting Operations:

Frazier Rehab • Jewish Hospital • Jewish Hospital Shelbyville •
Medical Center Jewish East, Northeast, South and Southwest • Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital

November 13, 2018 | Volume 7, Issue 39
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We are thankful for all of you! Enjoy the season!

Exceptional Employee Extravaganza — This Week!

Events are being held this week to celebrate employees in the Louisville region. Employees can enjoy games, photos, snacks and prize drawings, including a chance to win a $250 gift card, while we promote the launch of new social media sites. We want employees to connect with the us! Check out our new sites and like, follow and share. Drop by one of our event locations this week to learn more ...

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Louisville Market 2018 DAISY Award Dinner Celebration

KentuckyOne Health Louisville-market facilities were pleased to honor our 2018 winners at an annual dinner on Oct. 30 at The Pointe in Butchertown. The DAISY Award is a nationwide program that rewards and celebrates the extraordinary clinical skill and compassionate care given by nurses every day. View photos from the event and congratulate our winners ...

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In the Season of Giving —
Donate Blood on Nov. 26!

At our last Blood Drive, we broke records by saving 234 lives with our donations. Let's top that at our next Blood Drive on Nov. 26! The American Red Cross will be in the 16th floor conference center at the Rudd Heart & Lung building from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Our goal is 100 donors. Please schedule an appointment and help us reach our goal and give back to the community this holiday season ...

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Celebrating Our Chaplains: Kathy Lesch

In honor of Pastoral Care Week, we asked our chaplains to share their experiences serving the spiritual needs of our patients and employees. Kathy Lesch, chaplain lead, Jewish Hospital and Frazier Rehab, is our second in our three-part series. "I have been fortunate to grow as a chaplain in my fifteen years at Jewish Hospital and to see the evolution of a chaplain position into a team ... "

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Access Codes for the New Over-the-Phone Interpreter Number

Louisville-region facilities have a new over-the-phone interpreter number, 1.855.645.0629, for spoken language interpretation. Click "read more" to get your facility or department access code and download a flyer to post in your work areas ...

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Holiday Publishing Notes

This marks the last edition of This Week for the month of November. We will resume a normal schedule beginning the first week of December. Please note submission deadlines are always on Wednesday for the following week's edition, published every Tuesday. Remember, all non-volume sensitive areas are closed for the Thanksgiving holiday, Nov. 22, and the Friday after, Nov. 23.

KentuckyOne wishes employees a joyous Thanksgiving holiday. Thanks to everyone who will be working in our clinical areas, keeping our doors open to those in need!

More Important Reminders

Submit Employee & Leader of the Year Nominations by Nov. 30

Get Your Flu Vaccine by Nov. 30

Complete Privacy & Security Training by Dec. 15

Check Your Balances of Vacation, Personal, Holiday Hours

Follow Upcoming Holiday Paid Time Off Guidelines

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Headlines & Upcoming Events

Evening Mammography Appointments Available at Medical Center Jewish East through End of Year

LabCorp Now Tier 1 for KentuckyOne Health Medical Plan

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