September 27, 2016 | Volume 5, Issue 38
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Annual Leadership Excellence Awards Presented

Congratulations to the following three individuals who recently received the Second Annual KentuckyOne Health Leadership Excellence Award – Katherine Moore, Nicole Chapman and Kathy Panther. These leaders exemplify the core values and leadership commitments, as well as demonstrate excellent performance outcomes ...

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Today is National Voter Registration Day

It’s almost here! Election Day, Nov. 8, is just six weeks away. As part of CHI's and KentuckyOne's nonpartisan My Voice, My Vote voter registration campaign, we encourage you to check your registration status and make sure you can vote on that day. National Voter Registration Day is a perfect time to check your status and remind colleagues of the importance of participation in the political process ...

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Complimentary Legal Forms & Tools Available to Employees

Our Employee Assistance Program (EAP) offers an excellent source of legal information and forms, at no charge, for KentuckyOne Health employees and their families. This service is easy to use and available to educate and guide you through personal and business matters ...

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Appalachian Outreach Program Celebrates 30 Years of Improving Access to Care

KentuckyOne Health's Appalachian Outreach Program is celebrating its 30th anniversary this month. The outreach program was launched in 1986 to serve those living in rural eastern Kentucky – in some of the most medically underserved counties in the country ...

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New, Improved IRIS Incident Reporting System Launches Oct. 4

On Oct. 4, KentuckyOne Health will be moving to a new and improved version of the IRIS incident reporting system. You will access IRIS 2.0 the same way, but will notice some simplifications that make reporting faster and easier. A training video for IRIS reporters is available via LEARN (search the catalogue) and on our local intranet sites ...

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SafetyFirst: Managing the Unexpected through Mindfulness

Pioneers in high reliability organization (HRO) research, Karl Weick and Kathleen Sutcliffe developed a model, with a focus on mindfulness, to achieve high performance in any setting by anticipating and adapting to surprises. The authors reveal how HROs, such as emergency rooms in hospitals, create a collective state of mindfulness that produces an enhanced ability to discover and correct errors before they escalate into a crisis ...

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New Headlines & Events

KentuckyOne is Working to Prevent Violence, Improve Health in Louisville – City Wins Culture of Health Prize

KentuckyOne Health Partners Selected Among ‘100 Accountable Care Organizations to Know’

New Process for Product Review Requests Announced

Recognition Site to Discontinue Digital Music, Books – Move Items from Your ‘Digital Locker’ by Sept. 30

KentuckyOne Health & University of Louisville Hospital Trauma Nursing Series is Oct. 11 – Earn CE

Evening with the STARS Gala is Oct. 29 – Reserve Your Tickets Today!

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