March 21, 2017 | Volume 6, Issue 11
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Earn Points for Peer-to-Peer Recognition

The big college basketball tournament is underway, and so is our March Madness recognition points sweepstakes! You’re automatically entered into a drawing each time you give or receive peer-to-peer recognition in the employee recognition program now through April 7 ...

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Solid Plans in Place to Improve
Your IT Experience

CHI understands that changes are needed in our IT organization. With the help of employees across the enterprise who provided insights and ideas, we’re making changes to improve your IT experience. Please remember that change takes time, and improvements may not be visible until the end of the calendar year ...

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

You made your benefit elections last fall; now it’s time to review your medical and dental summary plan descriptions (SPDs). You can access them 24/7 in the compliance section of HR/Payroll Connection. SPDs provide detailed explanations of the benefits available to you. It’s a good idea to review them each year ...

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Read the Latest Common Thread eStories

Our monthly newsletter Common Thread eStories focuses on celebrating extraordinary employees living our mutual commitment to the KentuckyOne Health Promise. 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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SafetyFirst Great Catch: Nicki Blasi

Thanks to the sharp eyes of nurse Nicki Blasi, potential patient harm was averted. While administering medications at Our Lady of Peace, Nicki saw that a dose of the drug Ativan was mislabeled with the wrong dosage. Nicki immediately notified nursing services and the pharmacy ...

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

Stay informed about culturally-competent care in Cultural Competence Corner, a newsletter from the Division of Diversity and Inclusion. The publication features relevant topics of interest to advance health equity, eliminate health disparities and deliver quality, culturally-competent care ...

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Don't Write a Novel

Get to the point quickly and be brief. Most emails should not exceed 75 words. Your message should be clear and concise. Indicate early and clearly in your message if you want the recipient to reply or take another action ...

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Foundation News:
Honor a Doctor this Month

National Doctors' Day is March 30. 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. Your note – along with a special treat – will be hand-delivered to the doctor on March 30. Your donation amount will not be shared.

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New Headlines & Events

Volunteers Needed for KentuckyOne-Sponsored Wheelchair Basketball Tournament in Louisville

Complimentary Viewing and Panel Discussion of PBS Documentary ‘Being Mortal’ March 22 

RSVP to the OLOP Easter Egg Hunt by March 31

‘Closing the Gap’ Diversity & Inclusion Speaker Series:
The New Science of Unconscious Bias April 7

Upcoming Biometric Screenings – Schedule Yours Today

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