The UK Health Plan Urgent Care Clinic, an onsite clinic for UK employees who participate in one of the UK health plans (HMO, PPO, EPO and RHP) opened Jan. 6, 2014, on the first floor of the University Health Service Building next to Employee Health. Hours are Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Same-day appointments are available by calling 323-SICK (7425). The clinic is also open to dependents of UK Health Plan members over age 18. Visit clinic site »
Leading the way for every patient, every time
July 25, 2014
UKudos to Angie Mikel
Read the blog »
Designed to keep UK clinicians informed of strategic initiatives and help them get to know one another better, the April 2014 issue of OnCall includes ICD-10 implementation, physician communication, NCI designation for the Markey Cancer Center, gynecologic oncology services, translational science, CT surgery capabilities and more. Read OnCall »
UK HealthCare delivers timely information to your inbox through our email newsletter, HealthMatters.
Subscribe to HealthMatters here and weekly we’ll send health and wellness tips and other information to help you and your family stay healthy.
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.
UK psychologist Dr. Jamie Studts is working on a decision-making aid to help patients fully understand the choice to undergo the lung cancer screening process. He is also working with many clinicians and researchers to develop a provider education program about lung cancer screening.
As part of a weeklong tour across the state, the Smoke-Free Kentucky Coalition will be making a stop at the University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center today at 11 a.m. to promote better health for Kentuckians through smoke-free policies. The event at Markey is one of several stops across the state as it heads to western Kentucky for the annual Fancy Farm Picnic.
The UK Arts in HealthCare program selected 33 pieces of art submitted by employee artists for two exhibits located on the UK medical campus. The exhibits, which are located in Pavilion H of the UK Chandler Hospital and the Good Samaritan Hospital cafeteria, are now on display.
Dr. Mikel Smith, the Alberto Mazzoleni Professor of Cardiology and the director of echocardiography at the Gill Heart Institute, has been given the American Society of Echocardiography's 2014 Richard Popp Excellence in Teaching Award.
Dr. Diane Snow, University of Kentucky Endowed Chair of Neuroscience, recently began her term as president-elect of the National Neurotrauma Society.
Clinical Ops | Hosted by Ann Smith
June 13, 2014
National Nursing Assistants Week Spotlight Carissa Felt, NCT
This video series from senior leadership allows employees spread far and wide the opportunity to hear leaders explain events, decisions and actions in their own words. Questions about these topics may be submitted to UKHCSLT@uky.edu.
Read the latest issue of Vital Signs, news for our UK HealthCare team.
A variety of health resources are available to UK HealthCare physicians and staff at UK Wellness »
A comprehensive listing of medical services available to our employees.
All UK HealthCare workers are required to visit Employee Health during the employee's birth month. Read more >>
800 Rose Street
800-333-8874 (toll free)
connected with UK HealthCare. Become a fan of our Facebook. Stay up-to-date on
community events, programs, treatments, research, new physicians and more.
© University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA | An Equal Opportunity University