• Employee Art Exhibition Opens in Louisville

    Employee Art Exhibition Opens in Louisville

    As part of the KentuckyOne Healing Art Program, 30 artworks from 18 employees across the state were selected for the inaugural statewide employee art exhibition. An opening reception will be held on Nov. 19, 4:30 to 6 p.m., in the Chestnut Cafe at Jewish Hospital.

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  • Great KentuckyOne Holiday Gifts!

    Great KentuckyOne Holiday Gifts!

    At KentuckyOneCompanyStore.org, you can purchase items such as polo shirts, button-down shirts, sweatshirts, jackets and more. The KentuckyOne Health logo, or a facility logo, can be placed on all items. Now through Dec. 15, take advantage of special holiday sales!

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  • A Month of Thanksgiving

    A Month of Thanksgiving

    In this month of giving thanks, we want to encourage a spirit of appreciation. The online recognition program gives all KentuckyOne employees a simple way to say “thanks” to co-workers anywhere in the organization. And special for this month, we are offering weekly sweepstakes drawings; you’re automatically entered when you give or receive peer-to-peer recognition.

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  • Celebrate Your Spirit

    Celebrate Your Spirit

    The Healthy Spirit 4th quarter theme is “Celebrate Your Spirit” and focuses on eating healthy, exercising and practicing good stress management as we progress into the holiday season. Start earning your wellness incentive points!

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Holiday Giving Opportunity: Salvation Army Angel Tree Program

Holiday Giving Opportunity: Salvation Army Angel Tree Program

KentuckyOne Health - Louisville Market

The Salvation Army Angel Tree program gives you the opportunity to give joy to a child or children this holiday season.

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Thanksgiving Sweepstakes Winners

Thanksgiving Sweepstakes Winners

All KentuckyOne Health

Everyone who gives and receives peer-to-peer recognition in November, through the online employee recognition site, will be entered into weekly drawings.

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Make the Holidays Brighter for Families in Need

Make the Holidays Brighter for Families in Need

KentuckyOne Health-Central and Eastern Market

Partner with the Appalachian Outreach Program and help eastern Kentucky families who are unable to provide gifts and clothing to their children during the holidays.

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Costco to Hold KentuckyOne Health Appreciation Days Nov. 21-23

Costco to Hold KentuckyOne Health Appreciation Days Nov. 21-23

All KentuckyOne Health

Costco Wholesale welcomes KentuckyOne Health employees to an appreciation weekend, Nov. 21-23. No membership will be required to shop at Costco on these days.

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Employee Art Exhibition Gives KentuckyOne Artists Chance to Shine

Employee Art Exhibition Gives KentuckyOne Artists Chance to Shine

All KentuckyOne Health

As part of the KentuckyOne Healing Art Program, 30 artworks from 18 employees across the state were selected to be exhibited in the inaugural statewide employee art exhibition.

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KentuckyOne Honored as Healthiest Employer

KentuckyOne Honored as Healthiest Employer

KentuckyOne Health - Louisville Market

KentuckyOne Health was honored by Business First magazine as the Healthiest Employer of Greater Louisville. This marks the fourth year in a row KentuckyOne has received this distinction.

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KentuckyOne-sponsored Colon Cancer Awareness 5K Voted Best Charity Event

KentuckyOne-sponsored Colon Cancer Awareness 5K Voted Best Charity Event

KentuckyOne Health - Louisville Market

The Walk Away from Colon Cancer & 5K Run has been voted the best charity event in Louisville by “Leo” magazine weekly readers. KentuckyOne is the premiere sponsor for the event.

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November is National Diabetes Month

November is National Diabetes Month

All KentuckyOne Health

Helping to prevent diabetes in high-risk individuals and at the same time offering assistance to those with diabetes to manage their disease is the dual goal of KentuckyOne Health’s diabetes offerings for employees and those in the community.

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Top Priorities Announced for Nursing in 2015

Top Priorities Announced for Nursing in 2015

All KentuckyOne Health

After months of careful collaborative work, KentuckyOne’s nurses and nursing leaders created a Nursing Vision. In order to realize that vision, the CNO Council has developed four areas of focus for the new year.

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Congratulations to Facilities with Highest PCA Survey Participation

Congratulations to Facilities with Highest PCA Survey Participation

All KentuckyOne Health

Several facilities achieved at least 70 percent employee participation in the Performance Culture Assessment “pulse” survey that closed Nov. 7.

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Congratulations to Winners in Final PCA Drawing

Congratulations to Winners in Final PCA Drawing

All KentuckyOne Health

Thank you to all who completed the Performance Culture Assessment “pulse” survey in recent weeks. We are pleased to award 100 recognition points to 25 KentuckyOne employees.

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Kynect Open Enrollment is Under Way through Feb. 15

Kynect Open Enrollment is Under Way through Feb. 15

All KentuckyOne Health

Open Enrollment on the Kentucky Health Benefit Exchange, Kynect, has begun. KentuckyOne congratulates Ruth Brinkley on her continued role on the Kynect Advisory Board.

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Financial Progress & CHI Fiscal Year 2014 Report

Financial Progress & CHI Fiscal Year 2014 Report

All KentuckyOne Health

Though it is early in our fiscal year 2015, the initial analysis of the financial reports is very encouraging. KentuckyOne is on track with the 2015 goals.

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Select KentuckyOne Facilities Transition Environmental Services In-House

Select KentuckyOne Facilities Transition Environmental Services In-House

All KentuckyOne Health

Select KentuckyOne facilities will be pioneering a new way to provide environmental services (EVS) entirely with in-house staff.

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Shop the KentuckyOne Company Store for Great Holiday Gifts

Shop the KentuckyOne Company Store for Great Holiday Gifts

All KentuckyOne Health

Now through Dec. 15, you can use a coupon to receive 10 percent off your order, or free shipping on orders of $100 or more.

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More Winners! Results of Second PCA Pulse Survey Participation Drawing

More Winners! Results of Second PCA Pulse Survey Participation Drawing

All KentuckyOne Health

Congratulations to the 25 KentuckyOne employees who will receive 100 recognition points each from the Oct. 29 random drawing based on their facility’s participation.

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Holiday Giving Opportunity: Salvation Army Angel Tree Program

Holiday Giving Opportunity: Salvation Army Angel Tree Program

KentuckyOne Health - Louisville Market

The Salvation Army Angel Tree program gives you the opportunity to give joy to a child or children this holiday season.

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June Waiz Named Director of Operations for MCJE, MCJNE and MCJSW

June Waiz Named Director of Operations for MCJE, MCJNE and MCJSW

KentuckyOne Health - Louisville Market

June Waiz, RN, MBA, has been promoted to the director of operations for Medical Center Jewish East, Medical Center Jewish Northeast, and Medical Center Jewish Southwest.

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Lisa Jackson Promoted to Executive Director of Surgical Services for Jewish Hospital and ULH

Lisa Jackson Promoted to Executive Director of Surgical Services for Jewish Hospital and ULH

KentuckyOne Health - Louisville Market

Lisa Jackson, RN, BSN, MHA, CNOR, has been promoted to the position of executive director of surgical services for Jewish Hospital and University of Louisville Hospital.

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Shari Kretzschmer Named VP of Patient Care Services and CNO

Shari Kretzschmer Named VP of Patient Care Services and CNO

University of Louisville Hospital

Shari Kretzschmer, RN, MSN, MBA, ARNP, has been named the vice president of patient care services and chief nursing officer for University of Louisville Hospital.

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Ruth Brinkley Named One of America’s Most Admired Health Care CEOs

Ruth Brinkley Named One of America’s Most Admired Health Care CEOs

All KentuckyOne Health

The prestigious annual list by Becker’s Hospital Review recognizes the health care leaders who have achieved noteworthy accomplishments for patients and communities.

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David Cook Joins KentuckyOne Health Medical Group as COO of Louisville Market

David Cook Joins KentuckyOne Health Medical Group as COO of Louisville Market

KentuckyOne Health Medical Group

David Cook, CPA, MBA, CMPE, has joined KentuckyOne Health Medical Group as the COO of the Louisville market. The health care executive has more than 25 years of experience in leading physician organizations for hospital systems.

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Physician Assistant Kelly Simms Joins KentuckyOne Health Primary Care Associates

Physician Assistant Kelly Simms Joins KentuckyOne Health Primary Care Associates

Flaget Memorial Hospital

Kelly Simms, PA, PT, has joined KentuckyOne Primary Care Associates in Bardstown, formerly Bardstown Ambulatory Care.

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Dr. Wayne Gibson Joins KentuckyOne Health Medical Group

Dr. Wayne Gibson Joins KentuckyOne Health Medical Group

KentuckyOne Health Medical Group

Wayne Gibson, MD, has joined the KentuckyOne Health Medical Group. The cardiologist is practicing at KentuckyOne Health Cardiology Associates in Jeffersonville, Indiana.

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KentuckyOne Honored as Healthiest Employer

KentuckyOne Honored as Healthiest Employer

KentuckyOne Health - Louisville Market

KentuckyOne Health was honored by Business First magazine as the Healthiest Employer of Greater Louisville. This marks the fourth year in a row KentuckyOne has received this distinction.

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November is National Diabetes Month

November is National Diabetes Month

All KentuckyOne Health

Helping to prevent diabetes in high-risk individuals and at the same time offering assistance to those with diabetes to manage their disease is the dual goal of KentuckyOne Health’s diabetes offerings for employees and those in the community.

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Run, Walk, Spin! Take a Step Toward Wellness after Turkey Day

Run, Walk, Spin! Take a Step Toward Wellness after Turkey Day

KentuckyOne Health - Louisville Market

The last race in the KentuckyOne Health Four De Lis Classic Series is Friday, Nov. 28, right after Thanksgiving. KentuckyOne celebrates all steps toward wellness!

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November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month

All KentuckyOne Health

KentuckyOne Health offers a statewide lung screening program to aid in the early detection of lung cancer. Learn more and view upcoming Lung Cancer Awareness events.

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Free Massage Day for Employees

Free Massage Day for Employees

All KentuckyOne Health

The KentuckyOne Health Wellness Committee, in conjunction with “Celebrate Your Spirit,” is providing FREE massages to all employees leading up to the holiday season.

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World Stroke Day is Oct. 29

World Stroke Day is Oct. 29

All KentuckyOne Health

Wednesday, Oct. 29, is World Stroke Day, a day to help spread public awareness of the world’s high stroke risk and prevalence. Learn how you can get involved.

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KentuckyOne Health Offers Tips to Stay Well as Flu Season Peaks

KentuckyOne Health Offers Tips to Stay Well as Flu Season Peaks

All KentuckyOne Health

The delights of fall—changing leaves, cooling temperatures and the return of football season—are accompanied by an unwanted guest: the flu.

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Failure to Follow Doctor

Failure to Follow Doctor's Advice on Prescription Medications Can Have Negative Health Consequences

All KentuckyOne Health

Whether it is a course of antibiotics or a daily diabetes medication, many patients don’t follow their doctor’s orders.

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Holiday Giving Opportunity: Salvation Army Angel Tree Program

Holiday Giving Opportunity: Salvation Army Angel Tree Program

KentuckyOne Health - Louisville Market

The Salvation Army Angel Tree program gives you the opportunity to give joy to a child or children this holiday season.

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SafetyFirst Great Catch: Kristen Longino

SafetyFirst Great Catch: Kristen Longino

Saint Joseph Jessamine

While discharging a patient, Kristen Longino noticed that the patient’s blood pressure was markedly elevated, and the patient was complaining of a headache.

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Thanksgiving Sweepstakes Winners

Thanksgiving Sweepstakes Winners

All KentuckyOne Health

Everyone who gives and receives peer-to-peer recognition in November, through the online employee recognition site, will be entered into weekly drawings.

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SafetyFirst Focus: The STAR Technique

SafetyFirst Focus: The STAR Technique

All KentuckyOne Health

Whenever we go to the vending machine to get something to eat or drink we always use the STAR technique (Stop, Think, Act & Review) to ensure we hit the right button for the right snack or drink.

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Jewish Hospital Shelbyville Celebrates More than a Year with No Serious Safety Events

Jewish Hospital Shelbyville Celebrates More than a Year with No Serious Safety Events

Jewish Hospital Shelbyville

November 5 was a day of celebration at Jewish Hospital Shelbyville. The facility’s leaders honored employees for keeping the hospital a safe place for patients.

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SafetyFirst Focus: Peer Checking

SafetyFirst Focus: Peer Checking

All KentuckyOne Health

Take advantage of working together to perform fast and easy verifications of each other’s work.

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SafetyFirst Great Catch: Carol Cassedy

SafetyFirst Great Catch: Carol Cassedy

Our Lady of Peace

Medications were being passed one evening recently at Our Lady of Peace on 3 South. Carol Cassedy, RN, was about to administer Clorpromazine to a patient.

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KentuckyOne Teams Up With Blanket Louisville!

KentuckyOne Teams Up With Blanket Louisville!

KentuckyOne Health - Louisville Market

The KentuckyOne Health YEA! Team is teaming up with Blanket Louisville and Coalition for the Homeless to address the needs of thousands of Louisville’s less fortunate this winter.

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