September 6, 2017 | Volume 6, Issue 33
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Supporting Our Texas Colleagues
in Their Time of Need

We continue to hold our Texas Division colleagues and all those affected by Hurricane Harvey’s devastating effects in our hearts. Many of you at KentuckyOne Health have asked how you can help. Here are some ways you can support our colleagues, including donating to an employee emergency relief fund and dropping off supplies at Frazier Rehab Institute this week to be delivered ...

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Healthgrades Recognizes Saint Joseph Hospital, Saint Joseph East

Saint Joseph Hospital Among Nation’s Best in Stroke Care: Saint Joseph Hospital has been recognized by Healthgrades as one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals™ for Stroke Care in 2017. It is the only hospital in Kentucky to be recognized with this award ... Read More

Saint Joseph East Among Top 10 Percent in Nation for Pulmonary Care: Pulmonary Care at Saint Joseph East is among the top 10 percent in the nation as measured by volume-weighted performance, according to this year’s evaluation from Healthgrades ... Read More

New Well-Being Webinar Breaks Down
the Fitness Buzz

Are you listening to all of the fitness buzz out there and still not feeling very fit? The monthly wellness webinar topic for September focuses on some of the most popular fitness myths and what you really need to know to keep your fitness on track. Participants can receive $25 toward their health account contribution ...

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New Issue of ‘One Health’ Now Available

KentuckyOne Health’s latest edition of One Health, a community magazine focusing on wellness, healing and hope, is hitting stands now. In this issue, you will find articles related to when wounds won't go away, looking out for your teen’s mental well-being, getting ahead of Hepatitis C, herbal supplements and your liver, and a new solution for MS, as well as upcoming events ...

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Nominate an Outstanding Nurse

Do you know a nurse who has significantly impacted, improved, elevated and/or inspired the lives of others? If so, please nominate him or her for the fourth annual Nightingale Awards in Nursing. Nominations are due by Sept. 7. All registered nurses in Kentucky and southern Indiana are eligible for nomination ...

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What Our Patients Are Saying ...

Younathan Grais traveled from Egypt to Kentucky in order to treat his Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome, which causes him to have an abnormal heart rhythm. “I want to thank Saint Joseph, KentuckyOne Health and the whole team of physicians and the hospital administrators for all their efforts,” Grais said. Thank you to Dr. Sameh Lamiy, Saint Joseph Hospital staff and the Saint Joseph Hospital Foundation for helping make this possible.

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How to Solve a Problem with Your
ITS Service Desk Ticket

ITS has an important “how to” for solving a problem with an ITS Service Desk ticket. If you don’t see the action you expected after submitting an ITS Service Desk ticket, please follow these steps ...

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Security Tip
Install Operating System and Application Updates When They Become Available

Install operating system and application updates when they become available. Don’t wait – these updates often contain important security fixes. Visit CHI Security Tips for more security awareness information ...

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Foundation News
Register Today for Two Great Lexington Events!

The Saint Joseph Hospital Foundation’s two biggest events are around the corner, and you don’t want to miss them. The 3rd Annual Yes, Mamm! 5K will be on Saturday, Oct. 14 (Read More), and the 29th Annual Evening with the STARS will be on Saturday, Nov. 11 (Read More).

More Headlines & Events

Saint Joseph East Receives the 2017 Women’s Choice Award for Patient Safety, Orthopedics and Bariatric Surgery

Advanced Pharmacology Update–CE Opportunity–Sept. 8

Brain Aneurysm Symposium–CE Opportunity–Sept. 14

Hall of Fame Basketball Player to Discuss Personal Experience with Back Pain at Saint Joseph East Sept. 20

Hall of Fame Basketball Player to Discuss Personal Experience with Back Pain at Jewish Hospital Sept. 21

Spine Symposium–CE Opportunity–Sept. 22

Motor Retraining (MoRe) for Functional Movement Disorders–CE Opportunity–Oct. 6-7

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