About UK

UK Healthcare is a thriving academic medical center. Click here for more information about the health system.  


We're a Rising Star!

UK HealthCare has won a Rising Star Award from University HealthSystem Consortium, a group of the nation's top academic medical centers.  The award recognized our accomplishments in the quality of care we provide our patients every day. 


Markey earns prestigious National Cancer Institute designation 

Markey's NCI designationThe UK Markey Cancer Center was joined by national, state and local leaders in July 2013 to celebrate its designation as a National Cancer Institute cancer center.  The Markey Cancer Center was the 68th medical center in the country to receive this prestigious designation, and is the only NCI-designated cancer center in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.  
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