May 9, 2017 | Volume 6, Issue 17
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Gushing with Appreciation 
Happy Health Care Week!

We are a team of more than 12,000 hardworking people delivering wellness and healing every day. That’s a tough job! We appreciate you year-round, but it’s especially meaningful during National Health Care Week, May 7-13. Thank you for all your contributions to the work environment at KentuckyOne Health.

Please be generous with smiles and thank you’s to your co-workers this week. It's a great time to log in to the employee recognition website and send co-workers a note of thanks or encouragement ...

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Give a Nod to Nurses
Happy National Nurses Week!

During Nurses Week, May 6-12, KentuckyOne Health wants to thank its nurses for their passion and compassion. We are grateful for all that you do to provide the best care for our patients and their families. We hope you are enjoying this special week in honor of your dedication.

Show your appreciation to the nurses at your facility – give an extra “hello” in the hallways, send peer-to-peer recognition through the employee recognition website or nominate a nurse for the Daisy Award ...

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Read the New ‘KentuckyOne Nurse’

The spring 2017 edition of KentuckyOne Nurse is available now for online viewing. Recently published and distributed to nurses across our system, the current issue features inspiring stories from our nurses about their experiences with mentoring. Again, thank you to our nurses for the excellent care they provide daily to our patients. Happy National Nurses Week!

View our Spring 2017 Edition

Reach Out for Help When You Need It

The recent position eliminations throughout KentuckyOne Health, while necessary to meet our financial performance goals, were hard for those who left, and for those who had to say goodbye. We were all affected, and having experienced difficult times before didn’t make it any easier. As a reminder, please know that supportive resources are available to you and to any member of the CHI/KentuckyOne Health community who needs help ...

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SafetyFirst Great Catch: Beth Brummett

Beth Brummett, an ultrasound technologist at Saint Joseph London, noted that a patient's test results were not as she anticipated. Upon double-checking and following up, she found that the patient did indeed need to return for further treatment. Great catch, Beth!

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Get Your Teen Involved this Summer!

Saint Joseph Hospital, Saint Joseph East and Saint Joseph Jessamine have numerous opportunities for teen volunteers in patient care and non-patient care areas this summer. Teens will receive career experience, community service hours for clubs or classes, as well as the personal satisfaction of helping others. Plus, volunteer experience looks great on college or scholarship applications!

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Foundation News 
Raising Funds for Employee Scholarships

The KentuckyOne Health Foundations are proud to award scholarships to hundreds of deserving employees across the state each year. Last month, the Flaget Memorial Hospital Foundation held its Bruce Klockars Scholarship Luncheon to recognize recent recipients, and to raise funds for future scholarships. The event raised nearly $15,000 ...

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New Headlines & Events

Volunteer for Habitat for Humanity Build May 17-19

Saint Joseph London to Discuss Pharmacy and Medication Safety During Bite Size Learning Event on May 17

Team Registration Now Open for Flaget Memorial Hospital Foundation’s Golf Tournament on June 2

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