Kentucky articles

Sullivan University System announces planned merger

Combining expertise, resources, talents and a deep tradition of higher education, The Sullivan University System Board of Directors has voted unanimously to merge the System’s three individual educational institutions – Sullivan University, the Sullivan College of Technology and Design (SCTD) and Spencerian College – into a single entity that will be known as Sullivan University.

XLerateHealth accelerator announces incoming fifth cohort

XLerateHealth, a Louisville-based accelerator for early-stage healthcare companies, announced it has selected eight companies to participate as part of its incoming fifth cohort. The accelerator’s 12-week intensive program will begin August 9, 2017 and run until “Demo Day” on October 26, 2017. Selected companies include: Digital Health Solutions, LLC (Indianapolis, IN) delivers a clinical decision support system that engages

Severity of future dementia burden revealed in 20 states, including Kentucky

  According to new data reported at the 2017 Alzheimer’s Association International Conference (AAIC 2017) in London, multiple regions of the United States have been revealed as neurology “deserts” due to a projected chronic shortage of neurologists, and a rapid rise in Alzheimer’s disease and other dementia cases. The research further shows that, due to

Sullivan University Health Information Management Association degree program granted accreditation

The Sullivan University Health Information Management Associate Degree Program has been granted programmatic accreditation by The Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).   The programmatic accreditation in the fast-growing field of health information management provides graduates the opportunity to demonstrate to employers that they have attended a university that adheres

Murray-based Primary Care Medical Center Launches VillageMD-Kentucky

VillageMD, a national health care provider, recently announced its expansion to Kentucky. The organization is partnering with Murray-based Primary Care Medical Center to launch the program in the Commonwealth. VillageMD’s model of care is focused on improving clinical outcomes and controlling health care costs while reducing the growing administrative burdens facing today’s primary care physicians.