May 24, 2016 | Volume 5, Issue 21
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Vote Today! Ruth Brinkley Named Finalist on ‘100 Most Influential People’ List

KentuckyOne Health President and CEO Ruth Brinkley has been named a finalist in Modern Healthcare’s 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare. This list recognizes exceptional leaders from all aspects of the health care industry who have been deemed by their peers and the senior editors of Modern Healthcare to have had the most influential impact in health and wellness in the U.S.

To help put Ruth on the final list, Modern Healthcare wants your vote. Vote HERE for Ruth and up to five other leaders (CHI CEO Kevin Lofton also is on the list!). Voting is open through June 24.

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Thank You for the Feedback

We appreciate all of you who were able to share workplace feedback through the Performance Culture Assessment (PCA) survey. We anticipate sharing results in July. You will have another chance to provide feedback when your group sets an action plan based on your PCA results. The results are in for the second sweepstakes …

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Culture Concepts Making Daily Difference

As a psychologist for the Frazier Neuro-Rehab program, Dr. Brian Monsma has a great opportunity to see the multi-faceted nature of healing. He knows it takes more than physical recovery for patients to truly be served. That's why practicing our KentuckyOne culture concepts can have such a meaningful impact ...

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Quench Your Spirit Challenge
Encourages Healthy Hydration

Thirsty for a new challenge? A new hydration wellness challenge could earn you $50 in health account incentives. Quench Your Spirit Challenge sign-ups have begun on My Healthy Spirit and continue until June 6, when the six-week long challenge begins.

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Zika Virus Update

Like all health providers, KentuckyOne Health is monitoring the Zika virus closely, working in collaboration with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). We are in close communication with our internal teams to track the Zika virus and react effectively and safely should a case be identified locally.

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Major Gifts Announced for the Foundations

KentuckyOne Health is happy to announce the recent major gifts contributed to our Foundations. As we continue to grow as an organization, our Foundations continue to support our mission to provide the best health care and access to our patients in all of our communities.

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New Headlines & Events

Thanks for Celebrating Health Care Week & Nurses Week

SJH Foundation Providing Ten $1,000 Scholarships for Employees–Application Deadline is June 1!

Flaget Memorial Hospital Among Top 100 Rural and Community Hospitals

KentuckyOne Doctor First in Kentucky to Use Newly-Approved Aortic Branch Device

Celebrating Our Great Catches in Mount Sterling

Confronting a Crisis: An Open Letter to America’s Physicians on the Opioid Epidemic by Steven Stack, MD

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