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UK HealthCare to temporarily close 5 operating rooms, will staffing be an issue?

The Kentucky Nurses Association CEO Delanor Manson warns beds won't be an issue, but staffing the beds might be if the virus isn't controlled.

UK HealthCare says it’s prepared to handle Covid-19 surge

UK HealthCare officials say they are prepared for a Covid-19 surge.

UK drug quality testing leads to petition to recall injectable drug  

UK is one of few pharmacies testing incoming stock of medications for quality, purity and potential contamination

Third-party security breach could impact 163,000 at UK Healthcare

No social security numbers, credit card or bank account info involved.

UK Healthcare again earns top state, region ratings

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ/UK Public Affairs) – For the fifth consecutive year, the University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital at UK HealthCare has been named the No....

UK HealthCare has critically low blood supply

UK HealthCare's blood supply is critically low. 

Doctors prepare for “Trauma Season”

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)-- During the coronavirus pandemic for the last almost three months, much of the focus for medical professionals has been on Covid-19...

Lexington hospitals to loosen visitation restrictions Monday

While each hospital’s restrictions in the updated policy may vary, they will all require screening at all entrances, and for anyone who enters the building to wear a mask and practice good hand hygiene.

Coronavirus survivors sought for blood plasma treatment

The University of Kentucky Healthcare is seeking people who have recovered from the coronavirus for a possible blood plasma therapy treatment.

Kentucky Children’s Hospital to only allow 1 parent inside

Kentucky Children's Hospital says only one parent or guardian per patient will be allowed inside until the coronavirus outbreak decreases.

UK OBGYN says pregnant women shouldn’t fear giving birth during coronavirus outbreak

A Lexington OBGYN says expecting mothers shouldn't fear giving birth during the coronavirus outbreak. 

UK HealthCare implements no visitation policy, with exceptions

UK HealthCare is implementing a no visitation policy beginning midnight tonight in its hospitals and clinics until the threat of COVID-19 transmission has decreased significantly. 

UK Health, Baptist impose more visitor limits

Restrictions designed to try to contain spread of coronavirus.

UK Healthcare officials: There will be enough coronavirus tests available

Doctors at UK Healthcare say there will be enough coronavirus tests available to test everyone who needs to be tested.

UK Healthcare restricts visitors during flu season

Some visitors might be turned away from UK Hospital if they don't meet temporary flu restrictions.

State hospitals to fund Community Paramedicine program

The mayor's office says the program enables firefighters to provide better care to patients who call 9-1-1 frequently.

UPDATE: UK Healthcare no longer diverting patients

On Thursday, UK Healthcare announced the hospitals were off divert status.

Computer issue forces UK Healthcare to divert patients again

This is the second time this week some patients arriving by ambulance had to be sent to other hospitals.

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Edwards goes off as Cats beat Belmont, 70-50

LEXINGTON, Ky. (UK Athletics) – Dre'una Edwards set career highs with 27 points and 15 rebounds as No. 11 Kentucky topped Belmont 70-50 on Sunday...

Richmond upsets #10 Kentucky at Rupp, 76-64

LEXINGTON, Ky. (UK Athletics) - Blake Francis and Nathan Cayo powered Richmond to the program's first road victory over an Associated Press top-10 team,...