Registration is being accepted for the King’s Daughters Stroke
Symposium, which includes a dinner program Thursday evening, May 20,
and a day program on Friday, May 21. The symposium takes place at the
King’s Daughters Health Education
Center (lower level of the Lexington Avenue parking garage). To
register or for more information, please call (606) 408-6829, (606)
408-4619, or go
online to kdmc.com/register and select the Stroke Symposium.Target
audience includes physicians, nurse practitioners, physician
assistants, nurses, speech, physical and occupational therapists,
pharmacists, radiologic techs, social workers and other interested
healthcare professionals. There is no charge for the program, and
continuing education credit is available.
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King’s Daughters Medical Center is hosting a community blood drive
Wednesday, May 19, 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., at the Health Education Center
(lower level of the Lexington Avenue parking garage). Light
refreshments will be served.
King’s Daughters Medical Center has received the Get With The GuidelinesSM–Heart
Failure Silver Performance Achievement Award from the American Heart Association.
Join us for a little Heart
R&R at an open house from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, May 16, at the Kentucky Heart
Institute (KHI) offices, on the second floor of Medical Plaza B, 613 23rd
King’s Daughters Medical Center (KDMC) has received the Gold Seal of Approval™ from The Joint Commission for Primary Stroke Centers. KDMC earned this distinction after a recent Joint Commission on-site review. King’s Daughters has earned the Joint Commission's Certificate of Distinction for Primary Stroke Centers. This certification recognizes facilities that make exceptional efforts to foster better outcomes for stroke care. Achievement of certification signifies that the services have the critical elements to achieve long-term success in improving outcomes.
Echocardiography is one of the leading tools in the diagnosis of heart disease, with more than
10 million echocardiograms performed annually in the United States.
King’s Daughters recently received re-accreditation from the
Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Echocardiography Labs
(ICAEL). King’s Daughters echocardiography services have been accredited since