Quality Blog
By KHAAdmin on 5/11/2018 2:50 PM
The Kentucky Hospital Association (KHA) held its yearly Awards Luncheon on May 11, as part of the 89th Annual KHA Convention in Lexington. During the event, six hospitals from across the state were recognized with KHA Quality Awards. This award is presented to honor hospital leadership and innovation in quality, safety and commitment in patient care.

This year’s recipients were:

ARH Our Lady of the Way Hospital , Martin, in the Critical Access Hospital Category; Rockcastle Regional Hospital , Mt. Vernon, in the Under 100 Beds Category; Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center , Danville, in the 100 to 250 Beds Category; Norton Audubon Hospital , Louisville, in the Over 250 Beds Category; Our Lady of Peace , Louisville, in the Psychiatric Care Category; and Continuing Care Hospital , Lexington, in the Post-Acute Care Category. These six hospitals...
By KHAAdmin on 5/23/2017 2:38 PM
The Kentucky Hospital Association (KHA) held its yearly Awards Luncheon on May 19, as part of the 88th Annual KHA Convention in Lexington. During the event, six hospitals from across the state were recognized with KHA Quality Awards. This award is presented to honor hospital leadership and innovation in quality, safety and commitment in patient care.

This year’s recipients were:

Marcum and Wallace Memorial Hospital , in Irvine, for their work in LEAN Management and Rapid Improvement Events; Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center , in Leitchfield, for their use of a patient safety partner in implementing a discharge follow-up call system to collect data and prevent unnecessary readmissions; Frankfort Regional Medical Center , in Frankfort, for using an innovative approach in managing COPD patients across the continuum of care; Norton Women’s and Children’s Hospital , in Louisville, for studying...