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The Hosparus Health Physician Spotlight: Danesh Mazloomdoost, MD

The Hosparus Health Physician Spotlight: Danesh Mazloomdoost, MD

Meet Danesh Mazloomdoost, MD, the medical director at Wellward Regenerative Medicine. FAST FACTS Hometown: Lexington, Kentucky Hobbies: Travel, photography, cooking and writing. Vacation spot: Torres del Paine in Patagonia. The last good book you read: American Pain: How a Young Felon and His Ring of Doctors Unleashed America’s Deadliest Drug Epidemic (Lyons Press, 2015)  

Home-based palliative care as an innovation in aging

By Lori Earnshaw, MD Fully conscious while on a fentanyl drip and with an endotracheal tube down his throat, the 70-something emaciated man raised his index finger to wipe tears from his tired eyes. “I just hope to make it home,” he wrote on the dry-erase board. As sick as he was, he would not

Expanded hospice benefits now available to 1.5 million Kentuckians

Hospice care is critical to providing quality of life and comfort to those receiving care and serves as a valuable resource to their families. Recognizing hospice’s many benefits beyond end-of-life care, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield recently enhanced its hospice care benefits to help consumers access these services sooner, improving the total quality of

Support emergency legislation to fix 2018 HB 487

By Gwen Cooper Policymakers are taught early on that sometimes there are unintended consequences when implementing new legislation.  HB 487 passed in the 2018 General Assembly imposed a six percent sales tax on sales of “admissions”.  Sounds simple until you consider that nonprofit organizations, exempt from sales tax, often rely on “admissions” to support their

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