Kentucky Hospitals Band Together to Reduce Medical Device Infections

Thirty-three Kentucky hospitals are participating in an effort to improve patient safety and prevent infections, a collaborative headed by the Kentucky Hospital Association

CMS Wins Contract with Louisville DOC

Correctional healthcare services provider Correctional Medical Services, Inc. was awarded a contract with the Louisville Metro Department of Corrections in Louisville, Ky., valued at more than $5 million annually.

$11.7 Million Federal Grant to Fund Health Clinic

An $11.7 million federal grant was awarded to build a 60,000-square-foot physical and mental health treatment facility for the poor and homeless in Lexington.

Construction Begins on Medical School Tower

Ground breaking ceremonies were held recently at Pikeville College to celebrate the construction of a nine-story educational facility, expanded clinical skills center and cafeteria/commons scheduled to be completed in March 2012.

Owensboro Replacement Project Under Way

Construction has begun on a $420 million, 780,000-square-foot replacement hospital for Owensboro Medical Health Center.