KyOne-ThisWeek
November 9, 2016 | Volume 5, Issue 44
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Now’s the Time:
Make the Most of Annual Enrollment

Annual Enrollment has begun, and now is the time to make your benefit elections for 2017. Remember, you have until Nov. 16 to make your elections online for the 2017 benefits that will best support your total well-being. After this date, we can only accept changes if they are submitted within 31 days of a qualified life event. Get started now ...

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It's Not Too Late to Earn Your Wellness Incentive

It's not too late for employees and spouses to earn dollars toward their health account by participating in the Healthy Spirit Wellness Program! But there's not much time left, so don't delay. You may be missing out on part or all of the $300/employee, $600/employee and spouse health account maximum. Activities must be completed by Nov. 30 ...

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ITS Transformation 646 Approach: We’re Responding to Unplanned Outages

We are aware that over the past few weeks our work to improve our IT infrastructure caused unplanned outages that had a significant effect on many people’s ability to care for their patients. We have taken time to reassess our procedures and learn from the events that occurred ...

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Start ‘Closing the Gap’: New Diversity & Inclusion Speaker Series Begins Nov. 29

KentuckyOne Health is hosting a new guest speaker every quarter to discuss diversity and inclusion topics, such as gender, race, religion, culture and language. The “Closing the Gap” speaker series begins on Nov. 29 with Ronald J. Steptoe, CEO of Warrior Centric Health, with his presentation, “Serving Those Who Served: Enhancing Veteran Care in Civilian Systems.”

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Honoring Our KentuckyOne Veterans

Veterans Day pays tribute to all American veterans—living or deceased—but especially gives thanks to living veterans who served honorably during war or peacetime. This week, KentuckyOne Health is hosting several activities to honor those who have served our country. Join us in saluting their heroism ...

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New Issue of Cultural Competence Corner Focuses on Caring for Our Veterans

Stay informed about culturally-competent care in Cultural Competence Corner, a newsletter from the Division of Diversity and Inclusion. The publication features relevant topics of interest to advance health equity, eliminate health disparities and deliver quality, culturally-competent care ...

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New Headlines & Events

KentuckyOne Health Diabetes and Nutrition Care Program
Receives Award for Diabetes Work in Kentucky

VNA Health at Home Named as a Top Agency in HomeCare Elite Rankings

Indiana Woman Undergoes Double Hand Transplant at Jewish Hospital

Donation to Saint Joseph Berea Provides Comfort to Patients in Wheelchairs

Stephen Hillenmeyer Honored by SJH Foundation

Medical Staff Services Awareness Week, Nov. 6-12

Evidence-Based Ways of Integrating Spirit into Clinical Practice Seminar is Nov. 11

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