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  • We value our physicians, nurses and other medical professionals

    UK HealthCare has an excellent team of health care professionals, all working to provide the highest quality of care for patients. In 2013 we received the Rising Star Award from the University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC), an alliance of the nation's leading nonprofit academic medical centers.

    The award recognizes exemplary performance in patient safety, mortality, clinical effectiveness and equity of care. Read more about UK HealthCare's commitment to patient care from Michael Karpf, MD, Executive Vice President for Health Affairs.


    Sunshine Act requires tracking of some physician, hospital payments

    The Physician Payments Sunshine Act requires manufacturers of drugs, medical devices and biologicals that participate in U.S. federal health care programs to report certain payments and items of value given to physicians and teaching hospitals.

    Read more about the Sunshine Act in the April 2014 issue of OnCall » 


    Connect with us

    Stay connected to what's new with our social media and print publications, easily accessible online.


    Subscribe to Clinical Ops blog

    annsmith2.gifThe blog hosted by Ann Smith, chief administrative officer for UK HealthCare Hospitals, provides information on activities and events throughout UK HealthCare's clinical operations. Read Clinical Ops @ UK HealthCare » 



    Subscribe to UKudos

    The blog UKudos @ UK HealthCare is a place for recognition and “kudos” for UK HealthCare staff. Employees who provide exemplary care will receive a “shout out” to show appreciation of their service and provide inspiration for others. Read UKudos @ UK HealthCare » 


    OnCall April 2014OnCall: A resource for UK HealthCare clinicians

    OnCall: The Resource for UK HealthCare Clinicians. This publication is designed to keep UK clinicians and affiliates informed of strategic initiatives and help them get to know one another better. 

    Read the latest issue of OnCall » 


    Vital Signs: News for our UK HealthCare team

    Vital Signs is a printed publication that provides members of the UK HealthCare team with timely, in-house news. It showcases UK HealthCare's mission and strategies, highlights its services and programs, recognizes team member accomplishments, and equips employees with the information needed to deliver outstanding service to our customers.

    Read the latest issue of Vital Signs » 


  • Importance of updating your information

    Collecting updated physician information will help us maintain an accurate centralized database of UK HealthCare physicians and referring physicians so we may give you better service.

    • To update information on an existing physician profile, browse to the profile that needs to be updated and click on the link at the bottom of the page that says "update or correct this page."
    • To send us information about a new UK physician or referring physician, please use our contact form.
    • You may also submit or update your information by calling UK-MDs at 859-231-9922 or toll free 800-888-5533. 
  • Faculty Photos

    The Physician Liaison Program coordinates photo shoots several times throughout the year for new UK HealthCare physicians and dentists. 

    These photos are used for the UK HealthCare website, the physician referral directory and other marketing initiatives. For additional information about this service, contact Nikki Sadler at 859-323-4845 or nikki.sadler@uky.edu.

  • Physician communication

    The best way for physicians to communicate with senior leadership is to via the Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Bernard Boulanger, but the following are some alternative methods:

  • Communicate with senior leadership

    To improve communications among all levels of the organization, email addresses have been set up for employees to submit issues, concerns or ask questions of senior leadership. While not anonymous, these submissions will be treated confidentially. 

    Chandler-KCH@email.uky.edu is monitored by Ann Smith, chief administrative officer for UK HealthCare hospitals, and Gloria Tyler, her administrative support associate. Email received at this address will be sanitized and sent to the appropriate individuals for follow-up and response.

    UKHCSLT@uky.edu is monitored by senior leadership. Mail sent to this address will be shared with senior leaders and will result in follow-up and response. All submissions will be treated confidentially and can address enterprisewide, departmental or individual concerns.

  • Expanding Cancer Treatment Options across Eastern Kentucky

    Drink to Your Health: Smoothie Demos Promote Good Nutrition for Cancer Patients

    Pediatric Residents Join Global Movement to Teach Life-Saving Resuscitation Skills

    Sanders-Brown Research Presentation Garners Hirano Prize

    Sorting Out Those Personnel in the Pharmacy Department

  • Continuing Medical Education

    UK HealthCare CECentral is a premier provider of continuing professional development for health care professionals in Kentucky. CECentral delivers high-quality live and enduring continuing professional development activities to health care professionals using innovative, web-based technology.

    Phone

    859-257-5320

    Fax

    859-323-2920

    Address

    UK HealthCare CECentral
    138 Leader Avenue, Suite 9
    Lexington, KY 40508


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