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HMH partners with WKU to create new Registered Nurse career pathway

May 30, 2017

Hardin Memorial Health (HMH) and Western Kentucky University (WKU) officials today announced a new partnership to remove financial barriers for HMH licensed practical nurses (LPNs) who want to advance their education and careers. HMH will cover participants’ tuition up front, and participants will be able to continue working full-time while earning an Associate’s of Science […]

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Skin Cancer Awareness Month raises awareness, encourages prevention

May 23, 2017

More and more people in the 10-county Hardin Memorial Health service area are being diagnosed with skin cancer. As a way to raise awareness about prevention and risk factors, the month of May has been designated National Melanoma Month and Skin Cancer Awareness Month. Melanoma is the deadliest form of skin cancer, and it’s estimated […]

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Etown Ortho has moved

May 22, 2017

Hardin Memorial Health’s Etown Ortho has moved to the Ring Road Medical Plaza. Patients will now have access to advanced orthopedic services as well as outpatient rehab and therapy services in one single location. Etown Ortho Ring Road Medical Plaza 1111 Ring Road Elizabethtown, KY 42701

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HMH Auxiliary wins HANDS award for two projects from Kentucky Hospital Association

May 18, 2017

Today, Hardin Memorial Health Auxiliary received a Helping Accomplish Noteworthy Duties Successfully (HANDS) award at the 88th Annual Kentucky Hospital Association (KHA) Convention in Lexington, Kentucky. The KHA presents HANDS awards to hospital volunteer and auxiliary groups that conduct outstanding projects and services to further support their healthcare systems and patients. This year, Hardin Memorial […]

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Emergency Preparedness Expo postponed to June 9

The Region 5 Healthcare Emergency Preparedness Coalition (HEPC) Expo scheduled for May 19 at HMH is postponed to June 9.  Severe weather is currently forecasted for May 19 and the health and safety of our community is our utmost concern.  More information about the upcoming expo will shared closer to the event.

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HMH offers free skin cancer screenings

Hardin Memorial Health (HMH) is hosting its annual Free Skin Cancer Screening in June. HMH dermatologists Dr. Roger Allen, Dr. Chad Brown, and Dr. Jeffrey Richardson will be on hand to screen for skin cancer. Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer. Most skin cancers are caused by exposure to UV rays from […]

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HMH offers employees health incentives

At Hardin Memorial Health, we strive to create the best outcome for our patients and employees alike. That’s why our new wellness portal for employees is essential to maintaining and improving our excellent patient care. This program, a partnership with wellness company Jiff, offers incentives to employees for healthy actions. “We want our employees to […]

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Inaugural HMH/McKendree nursing students graduate

May 15, 2017

This week, a reception was held recently to congratulate the 10 inaugural students of Hardin Memorial Health/McKendree University’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing partnership. As healthcare institutions throughout the country are facing a critical shortage of nurses, this partnership is an innovative approach to helping solve the issue. “Our exceptional nursing staff members are allowed […]

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