KHC News Blog Archives

Minority Health Month Brings Focus to Groups that Often Have Health Disparities

Minority Health Month, held each year in April, is a time to…

Our Community’s Obesity Fatigue and a Forum to Renew Discussions

When the Kentuckiana Health Collaborative (KHC) was formed…

Measure of the Month: Colorectal Cancer Screening

Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the third leading cause of cancer…

KHC Member Spotlight: Emily Beauregard

Emily Beauregard Kentucky Voices for Health Job Title: Executive…

Photo Gallery: 2018 KHC Conference

Photos from 2018 KHC Annual Conference, "Connecting Mental and Physical Health: Successful Models of Integrated Care."

KHC Annual Conference Meets Organization Goals, Starts Conversation Around Mental Health

Despite the second nor’easter in two years to interfere…

National Quality Forum Releases Opioid Stewardship Playbook

For the past several months, the KHC has put an increased focus on the behavioral health issues that face our region, including substance use disorder. One of the activities KHC has been involved in is the creation of an opioid stewardship playbook, through National Quality Partners (NQP) Opioid Stewardship Action Team, a program by the National Quality Forum.

The Complete Guide to Workplace Mental Health

(Note: This column was written by Mike Veny, CEO for Mike Veny,…

KHC Member Spotlight: Bonita Bobo

Bonita A. Bobo, RN, HHS Kentucky Department for Public Health Job…

Kentucky Schools Invited to Participate in Research Project on Mental Health Stigma

(Note: This guest column was written by Dr. Stephen O'Connor,…

Measure of the Month: Statin Therapy

February is American Heart Month, a time when individuals are…

Moving Past the Stigma of Addiction: Implementing National Principles of Care

(Note: this column was written by Samantha Arsenault, Director…