Blog Posts in 2018

  • King's Daughters Health Foundation accepting scholarship applications

    King’s Daughters Health Foundation is accepting applications for scholarships from high school seniors. The scholarship opportunities available are: The Boyd County Medical Society Scholarships Four $1,500 Boyd County Medical Society scholarships will be awarded in 2017. One scholarship each will be awarded to a senior from Boyd Co. High School, Paul G. Blazer High School, Fairview High ...
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  • King's Daughters, Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital lift flu visitation restrictions

    Due to downgrading levels of flu activity, King’s Daughters Medical Center and Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital are lifting visitor restrictions that were implemented in late January. The restrictions were enacted to prevent the spread of the flu. “This community-wide recommendation helped protect our patients, visitors and staff from exposure to flu,” said Our Lady of Bellefonte ...
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  • King's Daughters joins UK's Markey Affiliate Network

    King's Daughters Medical Center has entered into a new affiliation with the University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center, the state's only National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center. By becoming a UK Markey Cancer Center Affiliate Network member, King's Daughters can offer patients in eastern Kentucky, southern Ohio and West Virginia access to additional specialty and ...
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  • Team members, physicians donate $80,000 to United Way

    There is perhaps, no single public service initiative at King's Daughters that involves more team members or is more impactful to the community than the medical center's annual United Way campaign. Each year, the call for pledges goes out throughout the entire organization, and several hundred team members and physicians make their contribution through checks, cash or payroll deduction. ...
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  • Hepatitis A: What you can do if you believe you've been exposed

    With a report of a patient with Hepatitis A working at a local restaurant, we’ve experienced a large surge in calls from patients and parents, asking about the vaccine. We do have some of the vaccine, and it’s available through a family physician. To schedule an appointment, call our Care 24/7 line at (606) 408-8999 or toll-free 1-844-324-2200. Our Family Pharmacy on our Ashland campus ...
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  • KDMC leading the way in heart failure care

    King’s Daughters Medical Center is the first facility in the tri-state area to offer the CardioMEMS HF System to patients. CardioMEMS is a miniaturized, wireless monitoring sensor for the management of heart failure. It is the first and only FDA-approved heart failure monitoring device that has been proven to significantly reduce hospital admissions when used by physicians to manage heart ...
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