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HMH receives Worksite Wellness Award

June 06, 2018

At this year’s Worksite Wellness Council of Louisville Conference & Awards, Hardin Memorial Health (HMH) received the 2018 Silver Award for success in Worksite Wellness. HMH was one of 14 workplaces recognized that is not based in Louisville. The Worksite Wellness Award is based on criteria developed by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention […]

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News-Enterprise Editorial: Couple sets example for philanthropy

June 04, 2018

It’s hard to argue that Dr. Robert and Rita Robbins lead by example. In less than six months, the couple has donated more than $3 million to local organizations to deepen their philanthropic footprint. In the couple’s most recent gift, celebrated during a reception at the Brown-Pusey House in Elizabethtown, the Robbinses’ unrestricted gift to […]

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HMH Foundation receives a $2.5 million gift from Rita and Dr. Robert Robbins

May 25, 2018

The Hardin Memorial Health Foundation (HMHF) announced a $2,500,000 gift from Rita and Robert Robbins, M.D. – the largest in the Foundation’s history and one of the largest announced in our community’s history. The couple hopes to donate a grand total of $5 million with a planned future estate gift. Robbins, a retired Hardin Memorial […]

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Hardin Memorial Health Board Approves Baptist Health Acquisition

May 22, 2018

Sale expected to close Dec. 1, 2018 HMH Baptist Health press release 5.22.18 Elizabethtown, KY., May 22, 2018 — The Hardin Memorial Hospital (HMH) Board of Trustees voted today 8-1 to approve the sale of the health system to long-time manager Baptist Health. The vote was taken today at the meeting of the Hardin County […]

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Purses, Pumps and Prevention raises nearly $12,000 for HMH Cancer Care

May 18, 2018

Today, at their quarterly meeting, HMH Foundation officials announced that the Foundation raised nearly $12,000 at the 2018 Purses, Pumps and Prevention. The donations go directly to HMH Cancer Care to create a resource center for patients, caregivers and their loved ones. “For some, the resource center will be a place to pick up information […]

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HMH Board of Trustees Authorizes $4.7 million Hospital Re-covering, Helipad Updates

May 16, 2018

The Hardin Memorial Health (HMH) Board of Trustees approved a plan to re-cover a portion of the hospital constructed in 1993. The $4.7 million project also includes a new roof system and the helipad repairs in order to prevent further water damage to the facility and to patient treatment areas. HMH Assistant Vice President of […]

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Commuting for Cutting Edge Cancer Care

May 14, 2018

Lexington resident and horse breeder Nancy Mazzoni regularly drove three hours roundtrip so that she could utilize the cutting-edge technology available at the HMH Cancer Care Center. The HMH Foundation and the generous donors at HMH’s 2017 Purses, Pumps, & Prevention Cancer Awareness Social made the Paxman Scalp Cooling System technology possible here in our […]

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Much to Celebrate at Purses, Pumps & Prevention 2018

May 01, 2018

Members of the community turned out for fun and fashion at the 3rd annual Purses, Pumps & Prevention on April 26. Hardin Memorial Health and the HMH Foundation celebrated cancer survivors, their journey, their families and caregivers at the cancer awareness social at the Historic State Theater in Elizabethtown. Read more here.

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Hardin Memorial Health and Baptist Health are entering into $361.4 million Asset Purchase Agreement

Hardin Memorial Hospital (HMH) and Baptist Health announced today they are entering into a $361.4 million asset purchase agreement through which Baptist Health would acquire HMH, subject to a vote of the HMH Board of Trustees and appropriate regulatory approvals. The HMH Board will vote on the asset purchase agreement at its May 22 Fiscal […]

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