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Louisville Physicians Take Leadership Roles with Kentucky Medical Association to Battle Opioid Abuse

Seven Louisville physicians took a leadership role during the recent gathering of the state’s physicians at the Kentucky Medical Association Annual Meeting in Louisville. While the organization adopted new policies and conducted its official business, the other facets of the meeting were not like ordinary meetings of the association. This year’s meeting was designed to

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.

Bluegrass Care Navigators honored with Circle of Life Award

The American Hospital Association has presented a 2017 Circle of Life Award™ to Bluegrass Care Navigators “for innovation in palliative care and for improving the care of patients near the end of life.” Bluegrass Care Navigators, the only repeat honoree, has done “incredible work incorporating palliative and end-of-life care into all aspects of care, from

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.