Blog Posts in 2015

  • King's Daughters, Ashland Boyd County Health Department host free health event Aug. 15

    Leading a healthy lifestyle through better nutrition and increasing physical activity is a goal for most families. How to do this on a budget and with today’s hectic schedules can be a problem. Join King’s Daughters and the Ashland Boyd County Health Department Saturday, Aug. 15, to find out. Healthy Families Back to School will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the medical ...
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  • King's Daughters, Ashland Boyd County Health Department host free health event Aug. 15

    Leading a healthy lifestyle through better nutrition and increasing physical activity is a goal for most families. How to do this on a budget and with today’s hectic schedules can be a problem. Join King’s Daughters and the Ashland Boyd County Health Department Saturday, Aug. 15, to find out. Healthy Families Back to School will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the medical ...
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  • King's Daughters Health Foundation announces 2015 scholarship winners

    King’s Daughters Health Foundation recently announced the winners of the 2015 scholarship awards. Each year, the Health Foundation awards scholarships to high school seniors in the region. This year’s scholarships and winners are: King’s Daughters Health Foundation, Health Career Scholarship ($2,500) Winner: Eric Scott Collinsworth from Greenup County High School Parents: Jeff E. ...
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  • King's Daughters Family Pharmacy in Ironton celebrates first anniversary with open house Aug. 4

    King’s Daughters Family Pharmacy is celebrating its first anniversary with an open house, door prizes and special discounts! Open house time and location: 10 a.m – 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 4, King’s Daughters Family Pharmacy, 912 Park Ave. Suite 105, Ironton, within KDMC’s Family Care Center and Urgent Care Center Those who attend will be have a chance to win door prizes: Ohio ...
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  • King's Daughters named a Most Wired hospital fourth consecutive year

    For the fourth consecutive year in a row, King’s Daughters has been recognized as one of the nation’s Most Wired for Health Information Technology through Hospitals and Health Networks’ 17th annual Health Care’s Most Wired Survey. King’s Daughters also achieved this designation in 2012, 2013 and 2014. “Delivering quality patient care today means delivering ...
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  • Tobacco cessation classes start Aug. 10

    Mark your calendars! If you're looking to quit tobacco for good, now's your chance! King's Daughters next round of 13 weekly tobacco cessation classes are scheduled to begin from 5 to 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 10, in the medical center's Health Education Center (lower level, Lexington Avenue parking garage). Sessions are free and will be lead by King's Daughters chaplain Mark Smith. ...
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  • KDMS Prestonsburg welcomes family physician

    King’s Daughters Medical Specialties welcomes family physician Ashley Adams, D.O., to its office at 1279 Abbott Mtn. Road, Prestonsburg, Ky. Adams joins family physicians Roger Jurich, M.D., and Clayton Bowman, D.O. Adams earned her medical degree and completed residency at the University of Pikeville College of Osteopathic Medicine, Pikeville, Ky. Adams welcomes new patients. Call (606) ...
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  • KDMC welcomes Ob-Gyn hospitalists to team

    King’s Daughters welcomes Sharon Steele, M.D., and Bradley Youkilis, M.D., to the medical center’s team of OB/Gyn hospitalists. They join fellow OB/Gyns Timothy McMichens, M.D., and Stephen Mitchell, M.D., providing on-site hospitalist service for obstetrics and gynecology. These physicians are trained in advanced fetal monitoring, risk management, operative delivery, coding and ...
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  • King's Daughters hosts Parkinson's Disease support group

    The Parkinson’s Disease Support Group will meet at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 7, in the Health Education Center at King’s Daughters Medical Center. Meetings are open to anyone living with the disease, their caregivers, family, friends or those just wanting to learn more. Reservations are not required. The support group session will feature King’s Daughters team members: Physical ...
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  • King's Daughters hosts blood drive July 15

    King’s Daughters will host a blood drive for the American Red Cross from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 15, in the medical center’s Health Education Center (lower level of the Lexington Avenue parking garage) in Ashland. Appointments to donate blood are required by calling 1-800-733-2767. Did you know? (Statistics from the American Red Cross): Just one pint of blood can save three ...
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