• March Madness Sweepstakes

    March Madness Sweepstakes

    The big college basketball tournament is underway, and so is our March Madness recognition points sweepstakes! You’re automatically entered to win each time you give or receive peer-to-peer recognition this March through April 7.

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  • KentuckyOne Doctors

    KentuckyOne Doctors' Day Celebrations!

    We appreciate all that our physicians do every day to provide the best care for our patients. In honor of Doctors’ Day, many of the facilities have developed ways to show this appreciation. Please join us in celebrating our physicians! Click "Read More" to see the facilities updated schedule of events.

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  • The New Science of Unconscious Bias

    The New Science of Unconscious Bias

    The next session of the “Closing the Gap” Diversity & Inclusion Speaker Series is on Friday, April 7, featuring David B. Hunt discussing the topic of unconscious bias in health care. Employees and physicians are encouraged to attend. Register today!

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  • Read the March Edition!

    Read the March Edition!

    Our new employee newsletter focuses on celebrating extraordinary employees living our mutual commitment to the KentuckyOne Health Promise. Read the March edition featuring David Burton, and share your story ideas.

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  • New Employee Access Concierge Service Launched

    New Employee Access Concierge Service Launched

    Choose Our Door and Save Money: By choosing providers from the Enhanced CIN (clinically integrated network) Network, KentuckyOne Health employees and their dependents will save money, have preferred access to preventative health screenings and services; and support the overall growth of KentuckyOne Health.

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  • ITS Transformation 646 Progress Update

    ITS Transformation 646 Progress Update

    Our work to improve our IT infrastructure is continuing in 2017. You’ll benefit from reduced IT outages, slowness and freezing, and an overall improved user experience. Stay up-to-date on the latest progress and highlights ...

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New Issue of Cultural Competence Corner Focuses on Women’s Health, Celebrates Women

New Issue of Cultural Competence Corner Focuses on Women’s Health, Celebrates Women's History Month

KentuckyOne Health

Stay informed about culturally-competent care in Cultural Competence Corner, a newsletter from the the Division of Diversity and Inclusion.

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Understand Your Benefits: 2017 Medical and Dental Plan Details Now Online

Understand Your Benefits: 2017 Medical and Dental Plan Details Now Online

KentuckyOne Health

You made your benefit elections last fall; now it’s time to review your medical and dental summary plan descriptions online.

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Honor a Doctor this Month!

Honor a Doctor this Month!

KentuckyOne Health

National Doctors' Day is on March 30, and the KentuckyOne Health Foundations would like to invite you to show your thanks to a KentuckyOne Health doctor with a note and a donation in his or her honor.

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Solid Plans in Place to Improve Your IT Experience

Solid Plans in Place to Improve Your IT Experience

KentuckyOne Health

We’ve been hearing for a while that changes are needed in our IT organization: it’s no secret we’ve made some missteps and our IT infrastructure needs repair.

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Win Points for Peer-to-Peer Recognition

Win Points for Peer-to-Peer Recognition

KentuckyOne Health

The big college basketball tournament is underway, and so is our March Madness recognition points sweepstakes! You’re automatically entered to win each time you give or receive peer-to-peer recognition.

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New Issue of ‘Common Thread eStories’ Published

New Issue of ‘Common Thread eStories’ Published

KentuckyOne Health

Read the March edition featuring David Burton, manager of environmental services at Our Lady of Peace, who leads with a charitable heart and desire for service.

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Don't Wait: Complete Required Corporate Responsibility Training by March 31

KentuckyOne Health

Remember to complete your annual, required corporate responsibility training, available in LEARN, by March 31.

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Start ‘Closing the Gap’: Next Diversity & Inclusion Speaker Series is April 7

Start ‘Closing the Gap’: Next Diversity & Inclusion Speaker Series is April 7

KentuckyOne Health

The next session of the “Closing the Gap” Diversity & Inclusion Speaker Series is on Friday, April 7, featuring David B. Hunt discussing the topic of unconscious bias in health care.

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Volunteers Needed for Wheelchair Basketball Tournament

Volunteers Needed for Wheelchair Basketball Tournament

KentuckyOne Health - Louisville Market

Volunteers are needed for the National Wheelchair Basketball Association Tournament to be held in Louisville Friday, March 31 and Saturday, April 1. Various shifts are available. KentuckyOne Health sponsors the annual event, which features teams competing in a wheelchair basketball championship tournament.

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KentuckyOne Health Brings CPR Awareness to More than 30,000 Basketball Fans

KentuckyOne Health Brings CPR Awareness to More than 30,000 Basketball Fans

KentuckyOne Health - Louisville Market

In 2017, KentuckyOne Health again brought heart disease awareness to more than 30,000 basketball fans by taking a “Be a Heart Hero” CPR training event to the men’s and women’s University of Louisville basketball games.

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Nominate a Physician or Nurse to be Honored at the Doctors’ Ball

Nominate a Physician or Nurse to be Honored at the Doctors’ Ball

KentuckyOne Health - Louisville Market

One of the most unique aspects of the Doctors’ Ball is recognition of physicians, across several categories, and a nursing excellence award winner. Help us select the best and brightest in Louisville’s medical community by March 24!

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Our Lady of Peace Offers Easter Egg Hunt for KentuckyOne Families

Our Lady of Peace Offers Easter Egg Hunt for KentuckyOne Families

KentuckyOne Health - Louisville Market

April 8 will be the date of the annual Easter Egg Hunt at Our Lady of Peace for KentuckyOne families. RSVPs are due by March 31 on the KentuckyOne employee recognition site.

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Save the Date:  4th Annual Louisville Symposium on Heart Disease in Women Scheduled for July 15

Save the Date: 4th Annual Louisville Symposium on Heart Disease in Women Scheduled for July 15

KentuckyOne Health - Louisville Market

“Essentials of Heart Healthy Living” is the topic of this year’s Louisville Symposium on Heart Disease in Women scheduled for Saturday, July 15 in downtown Louisville.

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New Heart Means Second Chance for Versailles Patient

New Heart Means Second Chance for Versailles Patient

KentuckyOne Health

Heart transplant patient Pat Sutherland said she has experienced quality care that has been seamless – from her surgery and post-surgery care at Jewish Hospital in Louisville to her continuing care and cardiac rehab at Saint Joseph Hospital in Lexington.

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Surgery on Sunday Louisville Honored with 80% by 2018 National Achievement Award

Surgery on Sunday Louisville Honored with 80% by 2018 National Achievement Award

KentuckyOne Health - Louisville Market

Congratulations to providers and staff who volunteer their time with Surgery on Sunday Louisville, Inc. Surgery on Sunday is being honored by the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable.

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KentuckyOne Health Imaging Earns ACR Lung Cancer Screening Center Designation

KentuckyOne Health Imaging Earns ACR Lung Cancer Screening Center Designation

KentuckyOne Health - Lexington Area

KentuckyOne Health Imaging in Richmond has been designated a Lung Cancer Screening Center by the American College of Radiology (ACR). The designation is given to facilities with exceptional care for lung cancer patients.

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Giving His Time and Love

Giving His Time and Love

Our Lady of Peace

David Burton said his mom used to say, “cleanliness is next to Godliness” when he was growing up. Apparently he took that philosophy to heart. His 31-year career with KentuckyOne Health has been focused on providing a clean environment for patients in our facilities.

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Employee Achievements

Employee Achievements

KentuckyOne Health

Congratulations to the following employees for their recent awards, honors and recognitions! Thanks for expanding your knowledge, honing your expertise, and providing safe, quality care and exceptional service.

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Get Smart about Your Heart

Get Smart about Your Heart

KentuckyOne Health-Central and Eastern Market

During this happy month of celebrating our sweethearts, Rhonda Carl also wants you to think about your heart health. As a cardiovascular services manager, awareness and education about heart disease are priorities for Rhonda.

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Employee Achievements

Employee Achievements

KentuckyOne Health

Congratulations to the following employees for their recent awards, honors and recognitions! Thanks for expanding your knowledge, honing your expertise, and providing safe, quality care and exceptional service.

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Autobiography Helps in Mental Health Healing

Autobiography Helps in Mental Health Healing

University of Louisville Hospital

Carolyn Furdek, a physical therapist at University of Louisville Hospital, shares her emotional story of hope and resilience after three military deployments and the years after her service.

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The Right Path for Healing

The Right Path for Healing

Saint Joseph East

Debbie Gibbons, RN, bereavement coordinator for Saint Joseph East, guides a unique program throughout the region for families dealing with the heartbreaking diagnosis of a miscarriage during pregnancy.

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Employee Achievements

Employee Achievements

KentuckyOne Health

Congratulations to the following employees for their recent awards, honors and recognitions! Thanks for expanding your knowledge, honing your expertise, and providing safe, quality care and exceptional service.

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Sharing Her Blessings

Sharing Her Blessings

Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital

Lisa Beckner, a 22-year employee at KentuckyOne Health, is dedicated to giving back to others and is an active volunteer for a meal delivery program in her neighborhood.

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Weight Watchers Offering Webinars

Weight Watchers Offering Webinars

Wellness

With spring coming, is it time to make a change in your life? Weight Watchers is offering upcoming webinars to help you meet your healthy living goals.

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March Well-Being Webinar Topic is Depression

March Well-Being Webinar Topic is Depression

Wellness

The monthly wellness webinar topic for March will be Depression: Understanding the Facts. Each webinar watched earns employees a $25 health account contribution. All the monthly webinars will be available until November to earn the contribution. Watch for the next webinar starting in April.

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Just Imagine the Places You Can Go: Getting to Know Your Wellness Website

Just Imagine the Places You Can Go: Getting to Know Your Wellness Website

KentuckyOne Health

Log on to the Healthy Spirit wellness website, and you’ll see many options to get started with your 2017 program.

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Winter Issue of ‘One Health’ Now Available

Winter Issue of ‘One Health’ Now Available

KentuckyOne Health

Read KentuckyOne Health's community magazine focusing on wellness, healing and hope. The current edition features articles related to reviewing your insurance plan, heart failure treatment, weight-loss surgery, healing with dignity, improving access to lifesaving drugs and more.

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Managing Anxiety is Topic of February Well-being Webinar

Managing Anxiety is Topic of February Well-being Webinar

Wellness

The 2017 Healthy Spirit program is offering employees an opportunity to view monthly webinars on well-being. February's topic is managing anxiety. Both this topic and January's sleep webinar are available now through Nov. 30 and will earn employees a $25 health account contribution for viewing.

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Healthy Spirit Offering New Monthly Well-Being Video Webinars

Healthy Spirit Offering New Monthly Well-Being Video Webinars

Wellness

Sleep is the first topic of a new series of monthly well-being webinars offered to employees as part of the 2017 Healthy Spirit program. Coming up in February and March look for webinars on managing anxiety and on depression.

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Healthy Spirit Program Offers Biometric Screenings

Healthy Spirit Program Offers Biometric Screenings

Wellness

Sign up today for your biometric screening and start earning money for being healthy! Screenings run February through April and you can register through the My Healthy Spirit website to get your screening at a facility near you.

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Take a Healthy Stress Break at Work

Take a Healthy Stress Break at Work

KentuckyOne Health

Feeling “stressed out”? Making time for healthy stress breaks at work can help combat the long-term health and psychological effects of stress. Our Employee Assistance Program is here to help you get through the holidays, and every day ...

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Don't Write a Novel and More Helpful Tips

KentuckyOne Health

Represent KentuckyOne professionally in all email correspondence, observing our core values and adhering to our email guidelines. Learn quick tips for using our email system effectively, and respectfully ...

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SafetyFirst Great Catch: Nicki Blasi

SafetyFirst Great Catch: Nicki Blasi

Our Lady of Peace

Nurse Nicki Blasi at Our Lady of Peace is our featured SafetyFirst Great Catch story this week. Thanks to Nicki's sharp eyes, a medication error was corrected immediately.

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Safety Topic of the Month: EHR Documentation and Workflow Safety

Safety Topic of the Month: EHR Documentation and Workflow Safety

Quality | Safety | Service

This month's safety topic is EHR documentation and workflow safety. Clinical informaticist Karen Radabaugh gives us helpful error prevention tips that can ensure efficiency while protecting patient safety.

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Answer All Questions and More Helpful Tips

Answer All Questions and More Helpful Tips

KentuckyOne Health

Represent KentuckyOne professionally in all email correspondence, observing our core values and adhering to our email guidelines. Learn quick tips for using our email system effectively, and respectfully ...

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Great Catch, Amy Spears!

Great Catch, Amy Spears!

Jewish Hospital

While performing a discharge medication review at Jewish Hospital, pharmacist Amy Spears discovered several medication errors and omissions. She contacted the prescriber for clarifications, and sent new prescriptions to the patient's pharmacy with corrections.

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Great Catch, Tina Nelson!

Great Catch, Tina Nelson!

Saint Joseph London

Tina Nelson, RN, noticed a patient in pre-op “didn’t look right.” The patient was at Saint Joseph London for an outpatient surgical procedure. Tina utilized several SafetyFirst techniques to help this patient receive the care she desperately needed.

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Great Catch: Sonnie Monger

Great Catch: Sonnie Monger

University of Louisville Hospital

Sonnie Monger, a sitter on 9 South, was sitting with a patient when she noticed that the other patient in the same room was having difficulty breathing. She immediately alerted the nursing staff ...

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Sign Up for ‘Bridging the Gap’ Training

Sign Up for ‘Bridging the Gap’ Training

KentuckyOne Health

Employees are invited to participate in an upcoming Bridging the Gap medical interpreter training course, starting this March. The course is just one requirement of the KentuckyOne Health Medical Interpreter Qualification Program for Bilingual Employees.

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