The Business Value of a Healthy Workforce: Should employers pay or play? Join the Kentuckiana Health Collaborative with Dr. Tom Parry to discuss the business value of a healthy workforce. As employers seek to understand how the Affordable Care Act will impact their healthcare design and costs, some are weighing […]
The Kentuckiana Health Collaborative is pleased to announce the release of the seventh annual Consolidated Measurement Reports. Over 1,100 clinicians in Greater Louisville have been sent feedback reports on the quality of care their patients received in the following clinical areas of focus: 1) diabetes, 2) breast cancer screening, 3) acute low […]
The Kentuckiana Health Collaborative is conducting its annual fundraising campaign. All contributions are tax-deductible and are used to pursue the KHC’s mission to mobilize the community to improve health and well-being. The KHC has four priorities of focus: 1) health care quality, 2) chronic disease, 3) obesity, and 4) smoking. All current projects are aligned […]
March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month and Friday, March 4 is Dress in Blue Day. Please join the third annual nationwide campaign to raise awareness about this preventable disease and to increase colon cancer screening. Colon cancer is the second leading cause of cancer related deaths in the country as well as […]
On January 31st, the US Department of Agriculture and the Department of Health and Human Services released the 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans. The new evidenced-based nutritional guidelines created to promote health are available at http://www.cnpp.usda.gov/Publications/DietaryGuidelines/2010/PolicyDoc/ExecSumm.pdf.
In December 2010, the Kentuckiana Health Collaborative released its fifth Annual KHC Consolidated Measurement Reports to over 4,000 clinicians in Kentucky and Southern Indiana. These private, confidential reports give providers data on the quality of care their patients received in the following clinical areas of focus: 1) diabetes, 2) breast […]
Kentuckiana Health Collaborative (www.khcollaborative.org) The Kentuckiana Health Collaborative has a new name, the Kentuckiana Health Collaborative (KHC). The new name better relects the coalition’s activity. The KHC was formed in early 2003 to mobilize the community to improve health and well-being by coordinating action-oriented efforts and is convened by the […]