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CHI Saint Joseph Health opens outpatient surgery center in Lexington on Harrodsburg Road

CHI Saint Joseph Health is expanding options for outpatient care and increasing surgical capacity with the opening of an outpatient surgery center in the Saint Joseph Office Park on Harrodsburg Road. The new surgery center opened Jan. 4. “We are excited to announce and open this new option for outpatient surgical services for patients in Lexington and Central Kentucky,” said Bruce Tassin, CEO,...

Lexington hospital leaders: The community must take action now to contain spread of COVID-19

By William G. Sisson, Bruce Tassin and Mark Newman, MD Special to KyForward The number of COVID-19 cases in our community is rapidly rising, and our hospital beds are filling with those too ill to quarantine at home and care for themselves. It is critically important that we take action now. We want to continue to provide the excellent care that you’ve come to expect from Baptist Health Lexington,...

Flaget Memorial Hospital’s Jennifer Nolan named president of Saint Joseph Mount Sterling

CHI Saint Joseph Health CEO Bruce Tassin announced Tuesday that Jennifer Nolan has been named president of Saint Joseph Mount Sterling. Nolan is also the president of Flaget Memorial Hospital, which she has led since September 2017. Nolan will work with the leadership team led by Cinda Fluke, M.Ed., BSN, RN, NEA-bc, vice president of Hospital Operations at Saint Joseph Mount Sterling. Jennifer Nolan“Jennifer...