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    July 9, 2014

    Visit us at M.A.C. Community Fun Day this Saturday

    UK HealthCare and Eastern State Hospital will participate in the M.A.C. Community Fun Day 2 – 6 p.m. Saturday, July 12, at the Charles Young Community Center, 540 E. Third Street, Lexington. This community mental health event is presented by the Bracktown, Consolidated and Open Door Ministries congregations along with NAMI Lexington. NAMI Lex­ing­ton is […]  

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    May 9, 2014

    Meet our staff: Your Sexual Health Education Coordinator, Mallory Stasko

    Meet Mallory Stasko, MPH, CHES, UHS’s new Health Education Coordinator specializing in Sexual Health. What do you do with UHS?  I am one of three health educators for student health at University Health Service and I lead the sexual health programming.  In this role I help educate students on making healthy decisions regarding their sexual […]  

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    July 30, 2014

    Hauling: am I ready?

    Most people who own horses want to take these horses places: shows, trail rides, camps, etc. Most of the times, trailering training is focused on the horse (understandably so) and not so much on the driving abilities and plain vehicle/engine knowledge of the driver. A few months ago one my clients’ friend, a very friendly […]  

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    August 19, 2014

    Smoothie demonstrations

    Need a little inspiration? Smoothie demonstrations are offered on the fourth Wednesday of every month at 1 p.m. in the Psych-Oncology Services office, third floor, Whitney-Hendrickson Building. Read more about it and watch a video demo.  

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    August 11, 2014

    UKudos to Good Samaritan Hospital Environmental Services Department

    The Good Samaritan Hospital Environmental Services Department achieved HCAHPS scores in the 99th percentile for the entire month of June! In May, senior management challenged the already high performing team to achieve scores in the 95th percentile. The Good Samaritan Hospital EVS accepted this challenge and exceeded their goal! Every member of the EVS team […]  

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    July 10, 2014

    UK HealthCare at Turfland welcomes the UK College of Dentistry

    We are very pleased to welcome the UK College of Dentistry to UK HealthCare at Turfland! Moving to Turfland will help the College of Dentistry improve the quality of care it offers by: State-of-the-art space for our oral health practices, which are currently limited by inadequate and outdated space on campus. Relocating the general dentistry […]  

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  • A Passion for Cleft Care

    August 7, 2014

    Rhinoplasty in Cleft Care

    Whenever we think of cleft lip, we always think of the little baby with an obvious cleft in the lip. As I had mentioned before, the lip is the most obvious, but the cleft affects others things too, including the nose.  It may not be obvious, since we are so distracted by looking at the […]  

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