At UK HealthCare, exceptional service begins and ends with each of us. That's what the STAR program is all about. Whether it's day-to-day accomplishments or above-and-beyond results, we recognize, honor and celebrate the individuals and teams who are at the core of our success.
This page is a resource to help you navigate the STAR Program, ...more
Stroke is the fifth-leading cause of death in the Commonwealth, killing more than 2,000 Kentuckians every year.
It's true – there are factors that affect your stroke risk that you cannot control. The good news is that there a lot of other risk factors you can manage.
Check out our stroke prevention kit below to find out how ...more
You can eat like an Olympic athlete, even if you don't have access to dietitians and experts who plan and prepare your meals like Olympians do.
We asked UK Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine's Dr. Kimberly Kaiser and UK Athletics performance dietitian graduate assistant Shae Carson for their insight.
Check it out!
Dr. Kaiser answers some frequently asked ...more
We caught up with Dr. Thomas Waid, the medical director of the Kidney & Pancreas Transplant Program at the UK Transplant Center, for our latest installment of Making the Rounds. Dr. Waid has been at UK HealthCare for more than 30 years, helping make the Transplant Center a national leader in end-stage organ failure treatment.
What types ...more
In 2014, Claire Fussinger made her first appointment with UK Dentistry's DMD Student Clinic after receiving a recommendation from a close friend.
Little did she know, this visit to take care of a few general dentistry issues would be the beginning of her journey to a transformed smile.
"I was impressed with the care and attention the ...more