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    Thursday, May 11, 2017
    The state is updating its oral health plan and is asking for help; you must register to participate in May 31-June 1 meeting May 10, 2017 11:21 pm Melissa Patrick KET photo By Melissa Patrick Kentucky Health News The Kentucky Department of Public Health is updating its Strategic Oral Health Plan for the first time in a decade and is inviting stakeholders and other interested parties to help. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Economic, Press Release
    Thursday, May 04, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Bonnie J. Hackbarth bhackbarth@healthy-ky.org 877-326-2583 (Office) 502-552-3770 (Mobile) Free Workshop to Help Nonprofits Work with the Media Scheduled for May 24 in Owensboro Two-Hour Training is Part of Foundation's "Health for a Change" Series (LOUISVILLE, Ky - May 4, 2017) The Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky is offering a workshop to help nonprofit ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Political, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, May 03, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Bonnie J. Hackbarth bhackbarth@healthy-ky.org 877-326-2583 (Office) 502-552-3770 (Mobile) Foundation Policy Initiative Keeps Kentucky's Health Issues Top-of-Mind (LOUISVILLE, Ky - May 3, 2017) Philanthropic organizations working to change state, local and organizational policies to improve population health will find some useful lessons from a six-year, $7 million ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Education, General News Article, Political, Press Release
    Thursday, April 13, 2017
    Commonwealth of Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Doug Hogan 502-564-7042, ext. 3467 Beth Fisher 502-564-7042 , ext.3101 Communities Must Be Prepared to Respond to Opioid Abuse, Overdoses 52 Weeks of Public Health Campaign Spotlight: Kentucky Harm Reduction FRANKFORT, Ky. (April 12, 2017) – As part of the 52 Weeks of Public Health campaign, the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Political, Press Release
    Tuesday, April 11, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Bonnie J. Hackbarth bhackbarth@healthy-ky.org 877-326-2583 (Office) 502-552-3770 (Mobile) Kentuckians Familiar with Needle Exchange Programs More Likely to Favor Them (LOUISVILLE, Ky - April 11, 2017) Kentuckians who are familiar with needle exchange programs are more likely to favor them, according to the latest Kentucky Health Issues Poll (KHIP), released today. Fifty-six ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, April 11, 2017
    Now Open: NHSC New Site Application NHSC Can Help You Recruit Qualified Clinicians! The 2017 NHSC New Site Application Cycle is now open for eligible health care sites. The application cycle will close on June 6, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. ET. Interested sites are encouraged to read the 2017 NHSC Site Reference Guide for all program requirements, as well as the NHSC Sliding Fee Discount Program ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Press Release
    Tuesday, April 11, 2017
    By - Emily Hill, PA-C Emily Hill is president of Hill & Associates, a Wilmington, N.C., consulting firm specializing in coding and compliance. Conflicts of interest: none reported. PDF VERSION Using CPT code 99211 can boost your practice’s revenue and improve documentation. The requirements for most evaluation and management (E/M) codes have gotten more precise over the years. ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Papers/Research, Press Release
    Thursday, April 06, 2017
    52 Weeks of Public Health Campaign Kentucky Project is Part of National Public Health Week Celebration FRANKFORT, Ky. (April 5, 2017) – The Kentucky Department for Public Health (DPH), within the Cabinet for Health and Family Services, launched the 52 Weeks of Public Health campaign this week to highlight the impact of programs making a difference in the lives of Kentuckians. The ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, April 06, 2017
    CFMC Achieves Gold Level Advocacy Center of Excellence CUMBERLAND, KY (4-3-17) - Cumberland Family Medical Center, Inc. (CFMC) is excited to partner with the National Association for Community Health Centers (NACHC) and the implementation of their new Health Center Advocacy Network. Many of our CFMC staff have become advocates for CFMC and other community health centers like us by logging in and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, March 29, 2017
    Jeffersontown, KY - An easy-to-use snapshot that compares counties within states, the eighth annual County Health Rankings show that where you live influences how well and how long you live. The local level data makes it clear that good health is influenced by many factors beyond healthcare including housing, education, jobs, access to healthy foods, and more. "The reality is, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, February 23, 2017
    Park DuValle Community Health Center Certified as Patient Centered Medical Home LOUISVILLE, KY – We are pleased to announce that all four sites of Park DuValle Community Health Center earned recognition at the highest level (Level 3) as a Patient-Centered Medical Home 2014 by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) on February 14, 2017. NCQA is a private, non-profit ...read more
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