hospital http://wkms.org en KentuckyOne Severs Ties To CoventryCares http://wkms.org/post/kentuckyone-severs-ties-coventrycares <p>KentuckyOne Health, the largest health system in the state, has announced it's severing all ties to CoventryCares, a Medicaid managed care organization. The move comes after Coventry dropped two KentuckyOne-affiliated hospitals from its system, one of which is Our Lady of Peace.<br><br>"This is a psychiatric hospital. 75% of which are children; and these are very vulnerable children."<br> Thu, 16 Aug 2012 20:37:36 +0000 Josh James 20879 at http://wkms.org KentuckyOne Severs Ties To CoventryCares Trigg Co Hospital applies for $500,000 grant http://wkms.org/post/trigg-co-hospital-applies-500000-grant <p>Trigg County&rsquo;s Hospital is finalizing building plans to apply for a 500-thousand dollar state grant to assist with construction.&nbsp;The Community Development Block Grants are awarded in January to organizations that serve&nbsp;populations where 51% of residents fall at or below the poverty level. Hospital CEO Alisa Coleman says the money would go toward construction of a new surgical suite, expanding the rehab project, and renovating an existing church building at the hospital.</p> Wed, 08 Aug 2012 16:49:01 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 20433 at http://wkms.org Trigg County Hospital Expansion Project http://wkms.org/post/trigg-county-hospital-expansion-project <p>Trigg County Hospital will expand its facility with a $7 million&nbsp;dollar&nbsp;loan from the Department of Agriculture&rsquo;s Office of Rural Development.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 27 Jun 2012 20:12:05 +0000 Heidi Couch 18621 at http://wkms.org Trigg County Hospital Expansion Project New CMO at MCCH http://wkms.org/post/new-cmo-mcch <p>Dr. Robert Tucker is the new Chief Medical Officer at the Murray-Calloway County Hospital. Tucker will serve solely part time as a liaison between physicians and hospital administrative staff whereas in the past the CMO was a practicing physician nominated by hospital admin. Previously, Tucker served as a MCCH consultant and a CMO and medical director in northern Virginia.</p> Fri, 04 May 2012 21:14:37 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 17869 at http://wkms.org New CMO at MCCH