We're happy to announce Kentucky native Dr. Mark F. Newman as our new executive vice president for health affairs (EVPHA)! Dr. Newman is an Owensboro native with a distinguished career in medicine. He will join UK HealthCare in October. As the new EVPHA, Dr. Newman will succeed Dr. Michael Karpf, who has led UK HealthCare for nearly 15 years.
Find out more about Dr. Newman on our blog.
To improve communications among all levels of the organization, email addresses have been set up for employees to submit issues, concerns or ask questions of senior leadership. While not anonymous, these submissions will be treated confidentially.
A variety of health resources are available to UK HealthCare physicians and staff at
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View or download the employee healthcare guide (PDF, 846 KB) »
The UK Health Plan Urgent Care Clinic, an onsite clinic for UK employees who participate in one of the UK health plans (HMO, PPO, EPO and RHP) opened Jan. 6, 2014, on the first floor of the University Health Service Building next to Employee Health. Hours are Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Same-day appointments are available by calling 323-SICK (7425). The clinic is also open to dependents of UK Health Plan members over age 18. Visit clinic site »
All UK HealthCare workers are required to visit Employee Health during the employee's birth month. Read more »
video series from senior leadership allows employees spread far and wide the opportunity to hear leaders explain events, decisions and actions in their own words. Questions about these topics may be submitted to
January 30, 2017
UK Kudos to all who assisted in the ED Flood Recovery Efforts
A big kudos goes out to multiple departments who helped in the response efforts to a flood at the end of last year. On Nov. 29, 2016, a significant leak occurred that led to flooding in portions of three floors, including the Emergency Department (ED), conference rooms, offices, the central sterilization room and an IT […]
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