Stories – Kentucky

Kentucky Success Stories

  • A Retired Nurse Shares Her Thoughts on Antibiotic Stewardship

    A Retired Nurse Shares Her Thoughts on Antibiotic Stewardship

    Antibiotics are life-saving drugs, but they must be used wisely. They have saved so many people and can continue to do so if we use them the right way. People need to develop a healthy respect for these powerful drugs. And accept that sometimes, being sick is just part of being human. Marcia Rasner is a…Read More »
  • Workgroup Helps Healthcare Organization Replace or Eliminate Harmful Processes

    Workgroup Helps Healthcare Organization Replace or Eliminate Harmful Processes

    Workgroup Helps Healthcare Organization Replace or Eliminate Harmful Processes Michelle Vincent MSN, RN, APRN- BC, Director of Quality, Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center located in Leitchfield, Kentucky, credits her team’s participation in an electronic medical record (EMR)-specific workgroup with helping their facility provide better care. “At the end of the day, it really comes down…Read More »
KY DSME Testimonials Booklet
KY DSME Testimonials Booklet

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Improving Diabetes Outcomes in Kentucky
Improving Diabetes Outcomes in Kentucky

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KATS: Kentucky Appalachian Transition Services

See how one community of healthcare providers in Kentucky is focused on reducing hospital readmissions for patients with Medicare and is succeeding in improving patient care.