Still Moore to Do

Kentucky, he envisioned one day becoming a doctor. It’s fair to assume he pictured himself performing surgeries, wearing lab coats and stethoscopes, and reading x-rays. It’s also fair to assume…

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UofL Tackles Opioid Misuse Among Seniors

recommended amount. “According to SAMSA, opioid misuse among older adults can lead to severe health risks such as breathing complications, confusion, drug interaction problems, and increased risk of falls,” says…

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Specialized for Seniors

seniors who need intensive treatment. Their program addresses the special medical, psychiatric, and emotional needs of older adults who need extensive assessment and management of their illness. Diagnosis and treatment…

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News – Jan 2019

plan; a rigorous onsite review; and monitoring for sustained success. Improved methods and strategies of caring for patients include streamlining processes, implementing guidelines and standards, and adopting best practices in…

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Dream Job

70. That’s often because of other medical issues, such as depression, arthritis, prostate issues. These types of comorbidities tend to cause interference with sleep.” Mandviwala, who is a pulmonologist, treats…

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Changing the Face of Primary Care in Central Kentucky

specifically mentions gastrointestinal distress, commonly caused by stress, as a common example. Persistent symptoms, such as acid reflux or irritable bowel syndrome, often coexist with stressful life or relationship situations,…

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Treat Your Spouse Like a Stranger

notes, “Research shows that people in distressed marriages grossly underestimate how much their spouses are doing for them or for the family.” Doctor and author Alex Lickerman has an interesting…

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KMA Announces 2019 Legislative Priorities

for medication-assisted therapy services. Out-of-Network Billing: Insurance companies are increasingly narrowing their physician networks by offering physicians reimbursement contracts that are not financially sustainable. As a result, more physicians are…

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Saint Joseph Hospital and Saint Joseph East Offering New Spiritual Care Partners Program

This slideshow requires JavaScript. LEXINGTON Some volunteers at Saint Joseph Hospital and Saint Joseph East are taking part in a new pilot program at the two facilities that allows them…

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