July 6, 2015 | Volume 4, Issue 26

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New HR/Payroll Connection – Let Us Help You Navigate 

The new HR/Payroll Connection is now live with a fresh new look and features. The team has continued to work hard to resolve any post go-live issues, which are to be expected with an implementation of this magnitude. Thank you for your continued patience during this time of transition. If you haven’t visited HR/Payroll Connection ... 

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Volunteer at the Kentucky State Fair
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Help support KentuckyOne Health at the Kentucky State Fair Aug. 20-30 at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville. KentuckyOne is returning to the fair as the principal sponsor and largest exhibitor of “Health Horizons.” Numerous clinical and non-clinical volunteers are needed to staff our exhibit. Sign up:

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Not All Phishing Attempts Come as Emails 

Colleagues throughout the organization have received calls from individuals claiming to be from some version of “Tech Support” (often from well-known vendors or IT support) and they work hard to convince you that you may have been "hacked" and they are working in your best interest. They may insist they be provided remote access to your computer or try to obtain personal or company information. What's the best thing to do? Hang up! Visit CHI Security Tips on Inside CHI for helpful tips you can reference.

Discounted Fitbits Available Beginning on July 13 While Supplies Last 

Did you miss out on buying a discounted Fitbit last year? Your chance has come once more, but only if you did not buy one in 2014. Starting July 13, employees on the CHI health plan who did not purchase a discounted Fitbit last year can purchase one online through the Healthy Spirit website. Employees are advised to act quickly ... 

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Flaget Memorial Celebrates 10th Anniversary of New Hospital 

On June 25, Flaget Memorial Hospital celebrated the 10th anniversary of the completion of the current hospital, which opened its doors on KY 245 in the summer of 2005. Staff members, volunteers, board members and members of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth (SCN) congregation came together for a look back into history ... 

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SMEH Chapel Sanctuary Lamp Dedicated in Honor of Sr. Alfreda Crantz, SCN 

A new sanctuary lamp at Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital was dedicated in honor of Sister Alfreda Crantz, a member of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth (SCN) Congregation. “A special oil lamp or a lamp with a wax candle burning continuously near the tabernacle is an indication of Christ’s presence,” said Father Bryan Lamberson ... 

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KentuckyOne Employees Help Build Habitat Home for Louisville Resident 

On June 27, Ghazwan Nooh received the keys to his new Habitat for Humanity home. Back in March, more than 30 KentuckyOne employees worked for three days building the house. The home, which is less than one mile from Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital, was made possible by funding from KentuckyOne and employee support. 

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Health Connections Initiative Earns Recognition as Innovative Best Practice 

KentuckyOne Health was recently recognized at the Catholic Health Association’s annual conference as a breakthrough population health solution to delivering care. Alice Bridges, vice president of healthy communities for KentuckyOne, presented on the program called Health Connections Initiative. 

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SJMS Celebrates Safety Accomplishments 

Saint Joseph Mount Sterling recently held a celebration to commemorate several safety accomplishments, including a milestone 396 days since the last serious safety event (as of June 15); improved scores from smart pumps; and 100 percent early elective delivery compliance. Employees in each department were treated to an assortment of fruit and individually bagged “Lifesavers” and “Smarties” ... 

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Buy a Pizza, Help the United Way 

The Louisville market of KentuckyOne Health partners with Metro United Way in order to impact kindergarten readiness, family engagement and to address basic needs in our community. Metro United Way is excited to announce a partnership with Papa John’s Pizza – Papa John’s will donate $2 to Metro United Way for every online order using the promo code LIVEUNITED from July 6–Aug. 23! 

When you use LIVEUNITED on to order any two large pizzas with up to five toppings or specialties for $22, $2 will be donated to Metro United Way. This is a great deal for pizza-lovers and for Metro United Way. Customers get a discount on delicious pizzas and Metro United Way receives much needed funds to help change the odds for kids and families in our community.  

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There's Still Time to Help Recovery Efforts in Nepal   

KentuckyOne employees may help by offering support to the following agencies who are assisting with relief efforts: 

Jewish Community of Louisville
Sisters of Charity of Nazareth
Catholic Relief Services
American Red Cross  

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Events & Headlines 

Flaget Memorial Hospital Foundation Receives Komen Outreach Grant 

JHSM Foundation to Award Several Health Scholarships this Year; Application Deadline is July 7  

Behavioral-Based Interviewing Skills Class July 9 & Aug. 4 

What's New in Multidisciplinary Approach to Late Stage Breast Cancer (CME/CEU) July 21 

ICD-10 Online Training Due July 31 

Men's Health Fair at Jewish Hospital Shelbyville Aug. 8 

Step Forward for Mental Health Walk Aug. 15 

Volunteers Needed at the Kentucky State Fair Aug. 20-30 

Boots & BBQ Bash Fundraiser for OLOP Aug. 22 

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