• Resources for health care professionals in Southeastern Kentucky

    At UK HealthCare, we recognize that medicine is an ever-changing field. To stay abreast of changes and advancements, we have developed numerous resources to assist medical professionals with all aspects of medicine, including professional development, practice management, referral assistance, communication of patient information and subspecialty care.

    Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS)

    The Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS) is UK's home for clinical and translational research. The goal of the CCTS is to transform the pace, effectiveness and quality of translational research at UK, which will ultimately result in better health for all Kentuckians.

    Kentucky REC

    The nationally recognized Kentucky Regional Extension Center (Kentucky REC), housed at the UK College of Medicine is one of a select group of organizations throughout the United States charged with assisting providers, practices and hospitals in the achievement of meaningful use of electronic health records (EHRs).

    UK Markey Cancer Center Clinical Trials

    The Markey Cancer Center Clinical Research Organization provides advanced treatments to patients through Markey's membership in multiple cooperative clinical trials groups of the National Cancer Institute.

    Continuing Medical Education

    UK HealthCare CECentral is a premier provider of continuing professional development for health care professionals in Kentucky. CECentral delivers high-quality live and enduring continuing professional development activities to health care professionals using innovative, web-based technology.

    UK•MDs physician-to-physician service

    UK•MDs is a unique service offered by UK HealthCare, dedicated to providing community physicians with an extensive range of physician-to-physician services, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Call 800-888-5533 toll free and our call agents will connect you with the appropriate UK physician for consults, appointments, admissions, transfers and patient information.

    UK Physician Portal

    The UK Physician Portal is a secure, Web-based resource that gives providers who refer patients to UK HealthCare real-time information about their patient's treatment and medical care. To learn more about the portal or to request portal training, contact Nikki Sadler at 859-323-4845 or nikki.sadler@uky.edu.