UK HealthCare is excited to welcome Dr. Mark F. Newman as its new executive vice president for health affairs. He is responsible for UK HealthCare, the clinical enterprise of the University of Kentucky, and also oversees the UK College of Medicine in conjunction with the provost.
Newman joins UK from Duke University Medical Center, where he ...more
We caught up with pediatric orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Ryan Muchow for our latest Making the Rounds conversation. Dr. Muchow works at Kentucky Children's Hospital and Shriners Hospitals for Children Medical Center – Lexington, where he specializes in hip surgery and hip preservation treatments.
What conditions do you treat?
We treat the entirety of pediatric orthopaedics, from birth ...more
UK HealthCare has implemented a secure voice- and text-messaging application called Voalte that, along with other backend processes, will offer a secured unified communication system for providers and bedside care staff.
Currently, the system is live in the following areas:
Chandler Pavilion H and Kentucky Children’s Hospital nursing (excluding mother/baby and labor/delivery), respiratory, rehabilitation, speech, nutrition ...more
Does a child in your family play sports? If so, there are things you should know about the risks and dangers of childhood concussions.
Concussions are serious, traumatic brain injuries that get worse each time they happen. A second concussion can even be fatal to anyone not yet recovered from the first, a condition called second ...more
On Sept. 18, Mark Newman, MD, stepped into the role of executive vice president for health affairs. Following a tenure of 25 years at Duke University in North Carolina, Newman is looking forward to returning to his home state of Kentucky to support the growth of UK HealthCare through education, research and innovative clinical care. ...more