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Grocery Shop Like a Cardiologist

Grocery shopping can be overwhelming given the number of choices down every aisle and deciding between what is healthy or not can add to that challenge. It is possible to stick to a healthy meal plan – you...

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Posted - Sep 9Read More

Memorial Gift Honors Alumna, Benefits Cancer Research

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Sept. 6, 2019) — A true outpouring of human support — that is how Sen. Reggie Thomas described the treatment his wife received at the Markey Cancer Center. As she battled uterine cancer, alumna...

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Posted - Sep 6Read More

Dearinger Named Kentucky’s Public Health Commissioner

Dr. Angela T. Dearinger, assistant dean of accreditation with the Graduate Medical Education office and an associate professor in the Department of Internal Medicine in the University of Kentucky College of...

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Posted - Sep 3Read More

College of Medicine's Faculty of Color Network Hosts First Gala

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine's Faculty of Color Network (FCN) is hosting its first gala on Oct. 18. The College is spearheading the event, with the theme, “Undeniable, Uncompromising,...

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Posted - Aug 26Read More

UK HealthCare is No. 1 in Kentucky; Cancer Care Ranks 33rd Nationally in U.S. News & World Report Ratings

UK HealthCare’s University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital remains the No. 1 hospital in Kentucky and the Bluegrass Region for the fourth consecutive year, according to the 2019-20 Best Hospitals...

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Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Designates UK HealthCare as New Care Center Network Site

By Kristi Willett LEXINGTON, Ky. (July 24, 2019) – The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) has announced the expansion of its nationwide Care Center Network with the selection of eight additional sites,...

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Markey Cancer Center at Lexington Clinic Begins Providing Services

By Kristi Willett June 24, 2019 LEXINGTON, Ky. (June 24, 2019) — The Markey Cancer Center at Lexington Clinic began providing services on Monday to patients as part of an agreement between UK HealthCare and...

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Chandler Hospital named one of 100 Great Hospitals in America 2018

May. 10, 2018 / by UK HealthCare UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital has again been named among the 100 Great Hospitals in America by Becker’s Hospital Review, a recognition of our excellence in clinical care,...

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App created by Gill physician helps patient "see" his heart

April 2, 2019 / In Patient Stories, Heart Health / By UK HealthCareBeing told you have a life-threatening condition that you've never heard of is perhaps a person's greatest fear.Chester Grundy of Lexington...

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Leading the Fight Against the Opioid Epidemic at National Summit

Few states have been harder hit by the opioid epidemic than Kentucky. Countless lives have been lost, families have been broken and communities have been ravaged. That’s why University of Kentucky physicians,...

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Posted - Apr 5Read More

Behind the Blue: Addressing the Opioid Epidemic with Dr. Laura Fanucchi

The opioid epidemic has ravaged communities across the United States and few states have been harder hit than Kentucky. There is, however, a reason to have hope. Researchers, physicians and leaders in the...

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Posted - Apr 2Read More

UK HealthCare Physicians Are Named to 2017-18 Best Doctors in America

UK HealthCare has more than 130 physicians practicing medicine with University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital, Kentucky Children's Hospital, UK Good Samaritan Hospital who appear on the Best Doctors...

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Posted - Mar 26Read More

Gretchen Wells Talks Hearts, Books & Kentucky Women

Dr. Gretchen Wells writes a lot of prescriptions and orders a lot of tests. But she says the most rewarding thing she dispenses is hope.As director of Women's Heart Heath at UK HealthCare's Gill Heart...

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Posted - Feb 13Read More

Mark Williams Speaks at First International Conference of Hospital Medicine in Taiwan

During a recent trip to Taiwan, Dr. Mark V. Williams, director of the Center for Health Services Research (CHSR), had the opportunity to share his expertise as a hospitalist and researcher with colleagues in...

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Posted - Feb 3Read More

Moliterno Named Editor of JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions

The American College of Cardiology has named Gill Heart Institute's Dr. David J. Moliterno, the new editor-in-chief of JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions. Moliterno is the Jack M. Gill Chair and professor of...

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Posted - Jan 12Read More

Williams to Join Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Expert Panel

Dr. Mark Williams, director of the Center for Health Services Research and chief in the Division of Hospital Medicine at UK HealthCare, has been selected to be part of an expert panel for the Centers for...

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Posted - Jul 15Read More