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

September 25, 2018 | Volume 7, Issue 32
You will find more—articles, photo galleries and videos—at
InsideKentuckyOneHealth.org
 


BlueMountain and KentuckyOne Health Negotiations Are Continuing

A message from Chuck Neumann, Interim President & CEO: As anticipated, rumors, speculation and media attention around the ongoing negotiations for the sale of the divesting operations continue to increase. Recent media articles, citing unnamed sources, have focused primarily on rumors and worst-case scenarios. As I have said before, the only source of factual information is from those of us involved in the actual discussions. Let me start by clarifying one important point: We are not planning for the closure of Jewish Hospital ...

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Celebrate Our 300th Lung Transplant!

Please join us at a celebration this Thursday, Sept. 27, to celebrate the 300th Lung Transplant performed at the Jewish Hospital Trager Transplant Center. The event begins at 1:30 p.m. in the Rudd Heart and Lung Center (conference center living room). Special guests will include: Dr. Chris Jones, Transplant Service Line Program Director at Jewish Hospital; Dr. Victor van Berkel, Surgical Director, Lung Transplant, who performed the 300th procedure; and Dr. Allan Ramirez, Medical Director, Lung Transplant ...

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Jewish Hospital Blood Drive a Huge Success!

Thank you to everyone who supported the American Red Cross Blood Drive on Sept. 18 at Rudd Heart and Lung Center. More than 90 people attended and 83 were eligible to give! Thanks to these donations, we will help save 234 lives. We have not had this successful of a Blood Drive since 2008! Mark your calendar: The next American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held on Nov. 26 ...

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Employee Giving and Fundraisers Benefiting Jewish Hospital & St. Mary's Foundation to Pause

As we prepare for the divestiture, we have decided to pause some activities regarding the Jewish Hospital & St. Mary’s Foundation so that we may have time to accurately assess and make funding decisions based on current restricted gift totals. Upon assessment, we can work to ensure that the funds are used for their intended charitable purpose ...

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Reminder: Get Your Second Dose of the Hepatitis A Vaccine

For many employees who received the Hepatitis A vaccine at the peak of the community outbreak, the second dose, of the two shot series, will be due soon. The second dose should be given six months after the first dose to be 100 percent protected. We strongly encourage all employees to be vaccinated against Hepatitis A ...

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Study Up! Annual Enrollment Details
Are Available Starting Tomorrow

Beginning Sept. 26, the Annual Enrollment section will be live on the well-being pages found on InsideCHI. There, you'll find calculators, videos and reference materials you can use to learn about all of your options. Then, beginning on Oct. 10 and continuing through Oct. 31, enroll in your benefit elections. Annual Enrollment is the one time of the year that you can make changes to your benefits for the next year. Action is required even if you don't want to make any changes ...

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Are You Taking Advantage of
KentuckyOne Health Partners Benefits?

KentuckyOne Health Partners (KHP), your clinically integrated network and care management company, is a benefit for KentuckyOne employees and dependents using the CHI Medical Plan. If you aren’t familiar with KHP, check out the video presentation explaining CINs on InsideCHI as you review 2019 medical plan options during Annual Enrollment. You also can call the KHP team at 877.543.5768 or visit their website to learn how to save out-of-pocket costs and get personalized RN support ...

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Your 2018 Wellness Program
Is Ending Soon

Have you forgotten about earning your wellness dollars? Don't worry, it's not too late. The last day to earn your wellness dollars is Friday, Sept. 28. If you choose to receive your reward in the form of a gift card(s), you must choose the merchants (such as Visa, Best Buy, Target, etc.) by Oct. 31. Unfortunately, if you miss that due date, you will lose your wellness dollars ...

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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, 2018, 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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More Headlines, Events & Reminders

Are You Registered to Vote? National Voter Registration Day is Sept. 25


Last Call to Earn Your Wellness Incentive is Sept. 28

Flu Vaccines Available to Employees Starting Oct. 1

Get Ready for Annual Enrollment, Oct. 10-31

Incredible Incentives Interview Day (learn about referral bonuses!) Oct. 18

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

Flu Vaccine Deadline is Nov. 30


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