The Department of Health and Wellness is using about 500 thousand dollars of a nearly 8 million dollar federal grant to hire at least four dieticians and chefs. The new staff will work with restaurants to figure out how many calories are in certain items.
A months-long stalemate between the University of Louisville Physicians Group and Humana continues. And a resolution in the dispute over reimbursement rates for doctors appears to be far off.
Some state workers and medical professionals are currently gathering public input for a statewide diabetes plan.
The list of possible locations for a new veterans hospital in Louisville is being whittled down.
The Kosair Children’s Medical Center – Brownsboro will open next week.
The Kentucky House has approved legislation requiring insurance companies to pick up some of the high costs of treating autistic children.
Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear’s office is mum on the possible relocation of a senior-living facility operator to Louisville. Business First of Louisville reports that Florida-based Signature Healthcare LLC will likely soon move its headquarters to Louisville. Signature is expected to buy the former Sears, Roebuck and Company call center building on Bluegrass Parkway and bring […]
Louisville-based insurer Humana says it’s not yet clear what a contract extension from the U.S. Defense Department will mean for the company.
A decision on where to locate a new veterans hospital in Louisville is expected in the near future.
About ten area residents gathered in Louisville Thursday to voice support for a single-payer health care plan.