Author Archives: Sally McMahon

New MOB breaks ground at Old Brownsboro Crossing

A new, four-story medical office building now under construction will add even more amenities to the busy shopping and services hub at Old Brownsboro Crossing. The McMahan Group, along with lead contractor Messer Construction Co., recently broke ground on the 100,000 SF, four-story facility – the third medical office building at the development. The McMahan

Hosparus expands services beyond hospice care

In response to the ever-changing health care needs of the community, Hosparus is expanding its home-based services beyond traditional hospice care to include palliative and advanced illness care for both adults and children, serving more patients and families than ever before. On March 17, the organization will rebrand as Hosparus Health to demonstrate its commitment to providing

Parity at last–but will it last?

    For too long a time, there had been significant barriers to accessing behavioral health services for the treatment of mental illness and substance use disorders (SUD). Insurance plans were sold that had no coverage for behavioral health, or had such tight limits on inpatient days and outpatient therapy that they were of little

Shriners Hospitals for Children — Lexington is moving

Shriners Hospital for Children — Lexington opened its first hospital in downtown Lexington, KY in 1926 and has been operating at its current location on Richmond Road since 1955. It was the 14th Shriners Hospitals for Children in the United States and was originally connected to the children’s ward of the Good Samaritan Hospital. In

What is a Behavioral Health Home?

“It has been defined in many ways, but in essence integrated health care is the systemic coordination of physical and behavioral health care. The idea is that physical and behavioral health problems often occur at the same time. Integrating services to treat both will yield the best results, and be the most acceptable and effective