Accelerated rural medical education program graduates first physician Ashley Flanary Jessup always wanted to be a doctor when she grew up. She just never imagined that along the way she would blaze a new trail for medical education in Kentucky. Growing up in the small rural town of Benton, Ky., Jessup didn’t fit the typical […]
MADISONVILLE, KY (WFIE) – For Oakley Haddock’s family, his journey started at the NICU unit at Baptist Health Madisonville and now they are calling one nurse at this unit Oakley’s angel. Read the full story on WFIE.
(Madisonville, KY July 21, 2014)- Poole owns and operates Poole’s Pharmacy Care in Central City, Livermore and Owensboro with a fourth location set to open in Greenville later this year. Baptist Health Board Chairman Allen Rudd said Poole has excellent credentials for the board. “He also brings a knowledge of the community from his […]
(Powderly, Ky.) July 14, 2014 — Baptist Health today announced new physicians and expanded walk-in hours at the Powderly Clinic, as well as the investment of more than $1.25 million to improve access to medical care and health education. “These initiatives reflect Baptist Health’s commitment to improve the health of our citizens with more convenient […]
MADISONVILLE, Ky. — Baptist Health Madisonville is pleased to announce the expansion of its cardiovascular services with the addition of three new cardiologists – Drs. B.N. Sreekumar, George Vettiankal, and Muhammad Akram of Heart Care Associates. Now named Baptist Health Heart Care, the practice remains at its current location on McCoy Avenue. Mike Baumgartner, president […]
(Madisonville, Ky.) April 29, 2014 — Baptist Health Madisonville is pleased to announce almost $50,000 in grants available for three area elementary schools to promote health and fitness. A Project Fit America grant will be awarded to one school each in Christian, Hopkins and Muhlenberg counties. Each grant will provide teacher training and curriculum resources […]
Barry Eveland, RN, and Linda Thomas, PhD, MSN, RN, CNE, were recently named the newest members of the Baptist Health Madisonville board of directors. Eveland, of Hanson, is CEO of Rocket Oil Company in Madisonville and a former registered nurse at Baptist Health Madisonville. He has a bachelor’s degree in business management from Florida State […]
MADISONVILLE, Ky. — Baptist Health Madisonville has launched a new, free application for the iPhone®, called My Baptist Baby. Designed for women before, during and after pregnancy, the app is available immediately for download from the App Store℠ and can be installed on any generation iPhone or iPod touch®. The colorful app created for Baptist […]