• Jewish Transplant Care: 55 Years of Saving Lives

    Jewish Transplant Care: 55 Years of Saving Lives

    “I am forever grateful,” said kidney recipient Melanie Hughes. “I am grateful to Davey, the Albright family and the team at Jewish Hospital. My heart broke at losing him, but Davey’s gift changed my life.” Hughes was one of the more than 100 transplant recepients who gathered to mark the Jewish Hospital Transplant Care 55th Anniversary Celebration last week.

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  • Celebrating our Best Places to Work!

    Celebrating our Best Places to Work!

    Jewish Hospital Shelbyville, Medical Center Jewish Northeast and Medical Center Jewish South were recently recognized by the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce and the Kentucky Society for Human Resource Management as "2019 Best Places to Work in Kentucky." View facility leader videos and download email banners.

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  • Spotlighting our Leaders and Employees of the Year

    Spotlighting our Leaders and Employees of the Year

    Get to know our Employees and Leaders of the Year! Check out the list of award winners and read spotlights on each of these outstanding employees.

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  • Supporting Each Other With Time Off Assistance

    Supporting Each Other With Time Off Assistance

    Most of us will experience some personal hardship – such as illness or the death of a close family member – during our time with CHI/KentuckyOne Health. Benefit eligible employees in need of time off can apply to our Time Off Assistance Bank.

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  • Policy Stat Library Update

    Policy Stat Library Update

    Have you ever wanted to review a specific KentuckyOne Health or facility policy but were unaware of where to go? KentuckyOne Health’s Policy Stat policy library is a searchable policy database available to all employees of KentuckyOne Health.

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A Message from Deborah Lee-Eddie, Interim CEO for the Louisville Market

A Message from Deborah Lee-Eddie, Interim CEO for the Louisville Market

As I have talked with many of you over the past few weeks, you have asked that we continue to communicate often and provide updates, even if there are no significant milestones or decisions to share at this time. As of today, no decisions have been made about the new owner of KentuckyOne Health; yet I do want to be clear with the details of what we know today.

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A Message from Deborah Lee-Eddie, Interim CEO for the Louisville Market

A Message from Deborah Lee-Eddie, Interim CEO for the Louisville Market

I know last week’s UofL announcement that they were unable to secure a financial partner was disappointing for many of us at KentuckyOne Health. However, as I have made the rounds and spoken with you over the past several days, I am not surprised (and continuously inspired) by your resilience, and ability to remained focused on what is most important… taking care of the thousands of patients who depend on us every month.

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Prayer Quilt Blessings at Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital

Prayer Quilt Blessings at Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital

Mary Carver, one of the amazing volunteers at Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital, is gifted at sewing and has so beautifully blessed their Chaplain department with the loveliest prayer quilts. These small quilts are distributed based on need: patients who are passing away or in a dark place in their lives.

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Prepare for Year-End Performance Evaluations

On May 28, the Workday system opens for year-end performance evaluations. Employees will receive a message in their Outlook and Workday inboxes with instructions for completing their self-evaluation in Workday by June 30.

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Healing Heroes: Frazier Rehab Institute Providers

Healing Heroes: Frazier Rehab Institute Providers

Among the overwhelming number of thank you messages for National Doctor's Day, were many recognitions for our Frazier Rehab Institute providers. Read just a few of the messages from our KentuckyOne Health Louisville Region employees.

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Employee of the Year Spotlight: Andrea Scott

Employee of the Year Spotlight: Andrea Scott

Get to know our employees and leaders of the year! They've answered a few questions about their careers at KentuckyOne Health and their personal interests.

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Healing Heroes: KOMG Primary Care

Healing Heroes: KOMG Primary Care

Among the overwhelming number of thank you messages for National Doctor's Day, were many recognitions for our KOMG Primary Care providers. Read just a few of the messages from our KentuckyOne Health Louisville Region employees.

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Employee of the Year Spotlight: Mary Beth Hettinger

Employee of the Year Spotlight: Mary Beth Hettinger

Get to know our employees and leaders of the year! They've answered a few questions about their careers at KentuckyOne Health and their personal interests.

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Capps and Fischer Present on National Webinar

Capps and Fischer Present on National Webinar

Amy Capps, RN, MSN, ER Manager at Jewish Hospital Shelbyville, and Janet Fischer, PharmD, at Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital, were selected to present on a national webinar as part of the Kentucky Hospital Association Statewide Opioid Stewardship program. Both shared about pilot projects taking place at KentuckyOne Health Louisville Region facilities.

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A Message from Deborah Lee-Eddie, Interim CEO for the Louisville Market

A Message from Deborah Lee-Eddie, Interim CEO for the Louisville Market

As I have talked with many of you over the past few weeks, you have asked that we continue to communicate often and provide updates, even if there are no significant milestones or decisions to share at this time. As of today, no decisions have been made about the new owner of KentuckyOne Health; yet I do want to be clear with the details of what we know today.

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Two Top Sources of Stress – And How to Address Them

Two Top Sources of Stress – And How to Address Them

From time to time, we’re all subject to feelings of stress. But left unaddressed, when pressure and anxiety creep into your life, the effects can be harmful to your overall well-being.

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Our Lady of Peace Unveils New Portion of History Wall

Our Lady of Peace Unveils New Portion of History Wall

Our Lady of Peace

On January 29, Our Lady of Peace unveiled a new portion of their history wall.

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Three KentuckyOne Health Louisville Region Facilities Selected as

Three KentuckyOne Health Louisville Region Facilities Selected as 'Best Places to Work'

We are very pleased to announce that three of our Louisville Region facilities - Jewish Hospital Shelbyville, Medical Center Jewish Northeast and Medical Center Jewish South - were recognized as "2019 Best Places to Work in Kentucky"!

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Policy Stat Library Update

Policy Stat Library Update

Have you ever wanted to review a specific KentuckyOne Health or facility policy but were unaware of where to go? KentuckyOne Health’s Policy Stat policy library is a searchable policy database available to all employees of KentuckyOne Health.

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Transaction Work Continues

Transaction Work Continues

Work continues on the complex and confidential discussions regarding the transition of the CHI/KentuckyOne Health Louisville-based operations to a new owner. Over the recent holidays, two update messages were sent to all Louisville Region employees to keep everyone abreast of the latest details in the divestiture discussions.

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Kidney Transplant Record at Jewish Hospital Trager Transplant Center Broken After 25 Years

Kidney Transplant Record at Jewish Hospital Trager Transplant Center Broken After 25 Years

Jewish Hospital

The annual record for the most kidney transplants performed in the center’s 53-year history was broken on December 27, 2018 with 106 kidneys transplanted, breaking a record previously set in 1993.

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Are You Using Your PTO?  Four science-based reasons you should book your next vacation

Are You Using Your PTO? Four science-based reasons you should book your next vacation

According to a survey by Inc. Magazine, the average U.S. employee takes only half of their allotted vacation time. Taking time off from work is important for mental and physical health, helping you return to work more productive and effective. Consider these four science-based reasons you should use your PTO.

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New! Frazier Rehab Sports Medicine Athlete of the Month: Kiper Runs Moose Double for 60th Birthday

New! Frazier Rehab Sports Medicine Athlete of the Month: Kiper Runs Moose Double for 60th Birthday

To recognize the outstanding athletic achievements and healthy lifestyles of our employees, Frazier Rehab Sports Medicine has created an Athlete of the Month spotlight. Through this new spotlight, employees can share about their athletic passions and competitive successes – hopefully inspiring others to get active!

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Two Top Sources of Stress – And How to Address Them

Two Top Sources of Stress – And How to Address Them

From time to time, we’re all subject to feelings of stress. But left unaddressed, when pressure and anxiety creep into your life, the effects can be harmful to your overall well-being.

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Exceptional Employees Doing Exceptional Things!

Exceptional Employees Doing Exceptional Things!

KentuckyOne Health Louisville Region is home to over 5,000 employees who do amazing work every day taking care of our patients and their families. When not here, our employees do exceptional things away from work – serving on community boards, competing in sporting competitions, leading at their place of worship, running small businesses, and more.

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Prayer Quilt Blessings at Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital

Prayer Quilt Blessings at Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital

Mary Carver, one of the amazing volunteers at Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital, is gifted at sewing and has so beautifully blessed their Chaplain department with the loveliest prayer quilts. These small quilts are distributed based on need: patients who are passing away or in a dark place in their lives.

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Prepare for Year-End Performance Evaluations

On May 28, the Workday system opens for year-end performance evaluations. Employees will receive a message in their Outlook and Workday inboxes with instructions for completing their self-evaluation in Workday by June 30.

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Employee of the Year Spotlight: Beth Emonz, R.N.

Employee of the Year Spotlight: Beth Emonz, R.N.

Get to know our employees and leaders of the year! They've answered a few questions about their careers at KentuckyOne Health and their personal interests.

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Celebrating Our Employees: Launch of New Louisville Region Employee Video

Celebrating Our Employees: Launch of New Louisville Region Employee Video

Whether providing direct patient care or ancillary and corporate support services, our employees are dedicated, driven, committed and enthusiastic. To showcase this work, our HR and Marketing/Communications teams produced a new video that will launch today on all our social media sites.

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Are You Using Your PTO?  Four science-based reasons you should book your next vacation

Are You Using Your PTO? Four science-based reasons you should book your next vacation

According to a survey by Inc. Magazine, the average U.S. employee takes only half of their allotted vacation time. Taking time off from work is important for mental and physical health, helping you return to work more productive and effective. Consider these four science-based reasons you should use your PTO.

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New! Frazier Rehab Sports Medicine Athlete of the Month: Kiper Runs Moose Double for 60th Birthday

New! Frazier Rehab Sports Medicine Athlete of the Month: Kiper Runs Moose Double for 60th Birthday

To recognize the outstanding athletic achievements and healthy lifestyles of our employees, Frazier Rehab Sports Medicine has created an Athlete of the Month spotlight. Through this new spotlight, employees can share about their athletic passions and competitive successes – hopefully inspiring others to get active!

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Two Top Sources of Stress – And How to Address Them

Two Top Sources of Stress – And How to Address Them

From time to time, we’re all subject to feelings of stress. But left unaddressed, when pressure and anxiety creep into your life, the effects can be harmful to your overall well-being.

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Spread the Word: Free Stroke Screenings at April 10 Health Fair

Spread the Word: Free Stroke Screenings at April 10 Health Fair

The Friendly Folks Stroke Club Support Group at Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital is hosting a health fair with free screenings on Wednesday, April 10. Stroke risk assessments, blood pressure, BMI, cholesterol/glucose, and more will be offered. Additionally, more than 20 vendors and community businesses will be on hand to share health education and information.

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Earn $50: Get Preventive Screenings and Complete Form

Earn $50: Get Preventive Screenings and Complete Form

Make preventive care part of your health care habits and earn $50 in wellness dollars per exam (up to 4 per year).

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Our Lady of Peace, Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital Honored with KHA Quality Award

Our Lady of Peace, Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital Honored with KHA Quality Award

Our Lady of Peace and Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital were honored with Kentucky Hospital Association Quality Awards at the organization's annual luncheon on Friday, May 10. The Kentucky Hospital Association (KHA) Quality Award is presented to honor hospital leadership and innovation in quality, safety and commitment in patient care. Hospitals are encouraged to consider participation in this award process as recognition of their quality improvement and patient safety efforts and to assess their progress in creating an environment focused on safety.

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