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UK, Norton announce new partnership

The University of Kentucky College of Health Sciences Physician Assistant Studies program and Norton Healthcare are launching a preceptor partnership program. The first cohort of physician assistant (PA) students will begin their clinical clerkship rotations with preceptors in the Norton Healthcare system in Louisville this June. Norton Healthcare has pledged nearly $715,000 over three years

KentuckyOne Health appoints director of healthy lifestyle centers

KentuckyOne Health, the largest health care system in the Commonwealth, has promoted Jo Carol Stephens, M.S.N., R.N., B.C., to director of the KentuckyOne Healthy Lifestyle Centers in Louisville. The Healthy Lifestyle Centers are a new concept in prevention and wellness that provide medically supervised exercise, nutrition counseling, stress management and more to help people get

Baptist Health Paducah accepting chaplain applicants

Baptist Health Paducah is accepting applicants now for the fall semester of its accredited chaplain program. James Wright, director of pastoral care, said the program is open to people who seek board certification as professional chaplains, as well as clergy who wish to Polish them it on as? But add Matrix makeup. enhance their

Mayor’s Healthy Hometown movement announces Worksite Wellness Award winners

Mayor Greg Fischer and Department of Public Health and Wellness Director Dr. LaQuandra Nesbitt  presented the Annual Healthy Mayor’s Hometown Movement Worksite Wellness Awards to 24 local companies today.  The companies were recognized at the “Bend the Trend” conference held at the Gheens Foundation Lodge at Creekside Center at Beckley Creek Park. More than 150

Baptist Health Paducah names director of diagnostic imaging and oncology

Baptist Health Paducah recently named Michael Tutor as director of diagnostic imaging and oncology. Tutor came to Baptist Health in 1988 as a radiation therapist and became radiology coordinator in 1993. He has assisted in implementing many new services and programs, including the opening and expansion of Baptist Imaging Center and outpatient imaging centers in three