April 25, 2017 | Volume 6, Issue 15
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Deadline is Nearing for
Biometric Screening and PHA

April 28 is the deadline to complete your online personal health assessment and your biometric screening in time to receive $150 in health premium reductions. Don't miss out on this opportunity ...

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Going the Extra Mile – Recognizing Compassionate & Quality Care

Our emergency departments regularly experience complex and emotional patient cases. Recently, University of Louisville Hospital Emergency and ICU teams provided care to Louisville Metro Police Officer Nicholas Rodman following his fatal injury in the line of duty. The care captured the attention and emotions of the city ...

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Appreciation is Easy with Mobile App

Give and receive recognition from your smartphone! You can send a timely thank you from anywhere with the “EZ Thanks” mobile app for the KentuckyOne Health employee recognition program. The complimentary app is available for iOS and Android devices ...

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New Procedure for Obtaining
Stationery Products

Starting May 1, all KentuckyOne Health departments will be responsible for obtaining their own stationery products through the required vendor — American Solutions for Business — via their online site ...

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Medication Safety:
Through a Pharmacist's Eyes

As part of KentuckyOne's SafetyFirst initiative, April's topic of focus is on medication safety. Janet Fischer, a pharmacist at Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital, is sharing her learning points and specific safety techniques with employees to offer ways to reduce medication errors ...

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Volunteer Sign-ups Open for
Habitat for Humanity Build

KentuckyOne Health will be sponsoring a Habitat for Humanity house and we need you! Volunteers are needed to help “raise the roof” on May 17, 18 and 19. House-building skills are not required; just a willingness to take on directed tasks ...

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Interested in Pegasus Parade Tickets?

KentuckyOne Health is a contributing sponsor of this year's Republic Bank Pegasus Parade on May 4 as part of the Kentucky Derby Festival. As such, we have an allotment of complimentary tickets to give to our employees! Send us your name, email address and phone number and be entered into a drawing for tickets that offer premium viewing of the colorful floats and festivities. Be sure to indicate the number of tickets desired (limit of 4).

And cheer on KentuckyOne Health’s heart heroes and walkers during the parade!

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Thank a Volunteer!

April is National Volunteer Month, which is dedicated to honoring volunteers in our communities as well as encouraging volunteerism. Over the past year, KentuckyOne Health had 1,680 volunteers who worked more than 160,000 hours in our facilities throughout Kentucky ...

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Foundation News:
Donors Help Make New Our Lady of Peace Outpatient Center Possible

Our Lady of Peace recently celebrated its new outpatient center on Churchman Avenue in Louisville. The center wouldn’t be possible without generous donors in our community ...

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New Headlines & Events

Final Winners Selected for Recognition Points
(March Madness Sweepstakes)

Saint Joseph London Celebrates Earth Day

Manage Your Spring Allergies

Joint Pain Seminar at Saint Joseph Hospital Featuring Former Pittsburgh Steeler Jerome Bettis is April 26

Hats in the Garden at Saint Joseph Hospital is April 27

18th Annual Maternity Fair, Presented by Women's Hospital Saint Joseph East, is April 29

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