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

Flaget Memorial Hospital • Our Lady of Peace • Saint Joseph Berea • Saint Joseph East •
Saint Joseph Hospital • Saint Joseph Jessamine • Saint Joseph London • Saint Joseph Mount Sterling

October 2, 2018 | Volume 7, Issue 33
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A Message from John Petrov, SVP,
Chief Human Resources Officer

It’s that time of year again! Time to examine your benefit selections for 2019 during our Annual Enrollment period, Oct. 10-31. You can actually go online now and review what’s changing for next year and explore your options. We have some great enhancements for next year that I would like to share with you. CHI is increasing the HSA contribution from $500 to $600 this year for the individual and from $1,000 to $1,200 for the whole family. This enhancement, combined with $450 in potential wellness dollars for you and, new this year, your medical plan-enrolled spouse, adds up to a large amount of savings to defray your annual health care costs ...

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Look Closely at Your Benefits as You Prepare for Annual Enrollment

Annual Enrollment arrives each fall, as predictable as pumpkin spice lattes. And looking at all of the choices is a lot more complicated than tall, grande or venti. That’s why we tend to put it off. But, Annual Enrollment is just around the corner, as John Petrov mentioned above, and the benefits you have now may not be the best fit for your needs next year. It’s time to take a look and be prepared to enroll beginning Oct. 10 ...

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Consider Your Options and Save Out-of-Pocket Costs with CIN Network Providers

As you consider the cost of health care for you and your family in the coming year, make sure you are selecting in-network/in-system providers and facilities through your clinically integrated network, KentuckyOne Health Partners (KHP). The KHP care management team assigned to you can help you save out-of-pocket costs by helping you engage with in-system providers ...

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Flu Vaccines Will Be Available Soon

To keep our employees and patients safe, flu vaccines once again will be mandatory for all KentuckyOne Health employees. Complimentary flu vaccines will be available to employees, medical staff, volunteers and contracted workers in the remaining operations starting Oct. 8. Schedules will be communicated locally. The deadline for vaccination is Nov. 30 ...

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Renew Your KBN License by Oct. 26

The Kentucky Board of Nursing (KBN) licensure renewal period began on Sept. 15 and will continue until Oct. 31. KentuckyOne Health is requiring nurses to complete their renewal by Friday, Oct. 26, in order for the organization to complete the primary source verification by Oct. 31. We encourage all employees who hold a Kentucky state nursing license to begin the renewal process now to ensure there are no delays ...

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Are You Registered to Vote?

With Election Day 2018 about a month away, it’s time to make sure your voice will be heard. As part of our My Voice, My Vote campaign, CHI and KentuckyOne Health encourage all employees and community members to register to vote, confirm an existing registration, or update an out-of-date registration. Remember – something as simple as a change of address can impact your ability to cast a vote ...

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It's Here! ‘My CHI Knowledge Hub,’ the New & Improved LEARN

My CHI Knowledge Hub, our LEARN replacement, is here; find it on the growth tab of InsideCHI. Click on Training (My CHI Knowledge Hub); no separate logon is required. A video tutorial on how to access courses also is available under the growth tab. Remember, we'll use our new online learning system the same way we used LEARN. You'll use the Hub to complete your annual compliance training this October ...

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Wear Your Pink for the Yes, Mamm! 5K

Join us on Saturday, Oct. 13, at RJ Corman Railroad Group Headquarters in Nicholasville for the Saint Joseph Hospital Foundation's 4th Annual Yes, Mamm! 5K (featured today on WKYT!). Proceeds support the Yes, Mamm! program, which provides complimentary mammography screening and diagnostics to underinsured patients. Enjoy prizes, medals, ice cream, a hot lunch and more! Register with our discount code ...

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The original hospital location on 320 Linden Walk (near Rose and Maxwell Streets)

Happy Birthday, Saint Joseph Hospital!

Today marks the 141st anniversary of the founding of Saint Joseph Hospital. The hospital, which was the first in Lexington, was founded on Oct. 2, 1877, by the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth. Pictured is the original location of the hospital on 320 Linden Walk (near Rose and Maxwell Streets) in a house that still stands today. In 1878, the Sisters moved the hospital to Second Street, where it remained until the 1959 move to our current location on Harrodsburg Road. On this special anniversary, let’s remember our mission, which the founding Sisters began, to care for all people in need, with dignity and respect.



More Headlines, Events & Reminders

Yes, Mamm! Featured This Morning on WKYT

Paid Time Off Guidelines to Follow during the Upcoming Holiday Season

2019 Holiday/Flex Time Calendar Available for Your Planning Purposes

Former Leader of Sisters of Charity of Nazareth Healthcare, Saint Joseph Hospital Administrator Passes Away

Dr. Rachel Mathis Joins KentuckyOne Health Surgical Associates in Lexington

Blood Drive at Saint Joseph Hospital is Oct. 4


Submit Your Sacred Story by Oct. 5


Flu Vaccines Available to Employees Starting Oct. 8

Complimentary Cancer Screenings at Flaget Oct. 9

Deadline to Register to Vote in Kentucky is Oct. 9

Get Ready for Annual Enrollment, Oct. 10-31

Yes Mamm! 5K Race is Oct. 13

Saint Joseph Hospital Pharmacy Fall Conference Oct. 26

Merit Increases Reflected on Pay Statements Oct. 26

Wellness Dollars: Last Day to Redeem Wellness Dollars for Gift Card(s) is Oct. 31

Be Involved, Be Informed, and Vote on Election Day Nov. 6

Flu Vaccine Deadline is Nov. 30


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