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5 kids on ventilators, Guard assistance expands, some case numbers down

Five Kentucky children with COVID-19 on ventilators

State among worst in nation for new cases; Guard arriving at 20 more hospitals

Antibody treatment expands; more school testing available

310 Guardsmen join hospital relief; more testing opens, incentive winners named

Governor also recognized nursing students helping health care systems amid COVID-19 surge

Hospitals across Kentucky are struggling from pre-Covid challenges

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - The challenges facing Kentucky's hospitals and health care industry are growing daily under the strain of the latest Covid surge....

Lawmakers discuss issues facing hospitals across the state

The Interim Joint Committee on Health, Welfare and Family Services met at the Kentucky State Fair where the president of the Kentucky Hospital Association highlighted various issues the health care field is facing.

Health systems join vaccination push; state workers get incentive; more cases among kids

With thousands of workers involved, state hopes effort will help temper surge.

St. Claire Healthcare, ARH join others across state in requiring vaccinations

Decisions apply to thousands of workers as health care industry takes the lead against surge

New security measures added at UK Hospitals

UK HealthCare released new information about the new security of its hospitals.

Up to $1 billion available to aid Kentucky hospitals, expand Medicaid

Pending Kentucky General Assembly legislative approval and federal approval of details plans, payments could begin in March.

Haley’s Angels providing comfort to grieving parents

A Versailles woman has a special sewing organization with a singular purpose, helping parents heal after losing a baby.

COVID cases, other numbers remain high as hospital vaccinations pick up

Hospitalizations, positivity, ICU numbers still high

Lexington hospitals updating visitor restrictions starting Nov. 17

Community COVID spread forces changes, more limits.

Hospitals: Fed funds covering less than half $2.6 billion in losses

Losses especially critical for rural hospitals which are big economic engines.

Saint Joseph facilities earn high national marks

Magazine analyzes more than 4,500 facilities.

COVID numbers still high, positive test rate up

Positive test rate approaches the 5 percent level, hospital, ICU cases up.

4 area hospitals calling for donations

Hospitals seek donations of PPEs to offset shortages.

Blood Center extends hours, continues plea for donations

Appointments now needed to donate, longer hours meant to better accommodate donors.

Trump order seeks disclosure of hospital prices

Administration officials say President Donald Trump will sign an executive order Monday that calls for upfront disclosure by hospitals of actual prices for common tests and procedures.

Baptist Health Lexington named in top 100 American hospitals review

Becker’s Hospital Review has named Baptist Health Lexington to the 2016 edition of its list of 100 Great Hospitals in America. The hospital is the only medical facility from Kentucky to make the list.

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Lexington Humane Society needs your votes to win $12,000

The Lexington Humane Society is nominated to win $12,000 from Freshpet's Fresh Start Program.