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Q&A with Dr. Stephen Threlkeld: Why It’s Time to Get Boosted, and to Stay Home if You’re Sick

Even years into the COVID-19 pandemic, navigating your way through it is confusing. When should you get tested? Are those rapid antigen tests good to…

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Grant Endowment Leads to Creation of Blue Healer Student Success Center

In the fall of 2021, Dr. Kimberly Cunningham, the then-director of the Center for Academic Excellence, opened an email from the Department of Education that…

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Join Us in February for BestYOU: A New Four-Week Program from CONCERN EAP

CONCERN Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is helping you kick off the new year with a focus on taking care of yourself and making healthy choices…

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Baptist Cancer Center Now Offers Surface Guided Radiation Therapy for Adult Cancer Patients

Surface guided radiation therapy (SGRT) utilizes light projection and three-dimensional camera technology in real time to deliver radiation accurately to cancer cells while sparing nearby…

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Q&A with Suzanne Porteous-Harvey: Take Advantage of Care Coordination in 2022 and Beyond

With the start of the new year, you may be thinking about ways to be healthier. If you’re enrolled in the Baptist health plan, care…

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Baptist Booneville Promotes Fiona Howell to Chief Nursing Officer

Baptist Booneville recently promoted Fiona Howell to chief nursing officer. Fiona will help develop and implement all nursing and patient care activities for the hospital….

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Q&A with Marianne Ivie: The Crucial Role Infection Preventionists Play in Keeping Hospitals Safe During the Pandemic and Always

Infection preventionists (IPs) have always had an important role in keeping us safe, but during the COVID-19 pandemic their work has become even more essential….

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A Thank You from Baptist Carroll County for Cards from Children at Area Churches

Baptist Carroll County would like to thank the children’s departments at First Baptist Huntingdon, First Baptist McKenzie, First United Methodist Huntingdon and the Huntingdon Church…

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Q&A with Nikki Gast: Why Baptist Hospitals Have Embraced 3D Mammography

In recent years, Baptist has invested in offering 3D mammograms for patients. Nikki Gast, administrative director of Baptist Women’s Health Center, talked with us about…

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Melissa Wilkes Donahue on Recognizing and Overcoming Chronic Stress

We all experience stress, and it can be a good motivator to get tasks done. But when stress lasts for weeks or months, it’s a…