About Us

KentuckyOne Health is now CHI Saint Joseph Health – a name that reflects the rich heritage of Lexington’s first hospital and the renewal of a commitment to the caring and innovative legacy of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth. Learn more about our transition to CHI Saint Joseph Health.

CHI Saint Joseph Health is one of the largest and most comprehensive health systems in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. We consist of 135 locations in 20 counties, including hospitals, physician groups, clinics, primary care centers, specialty institutes and home health agencies. In total, the health system serves patients in 35 Kentucky counties.

At CHI Saint Joseph Health, we are dedicated to building healthier communities by elevating patient care through an integrated physical and behavioral health delivery system. We are guided by our strong mission and faith-based heritage and work through local partnerships to expand access to care in the communities we serve.

CHI Saint Joseph Health is part of CommonSpirit Health, a nonprofit, Catholic health system dedicated to advancing health for all people. It was created in February 2019 through the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives and Dignity Health. CommonSpirit Health is committed to creating healthier communities, delivering exceptional patient care, and ensuring every person has access to quality health care. With its national office in Chicago and a team of approximately 150,000 employees and 25,000 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, CommonSpirit Health operates 142 hospitals and more than 700 care sites across 21 states. In FY 2018, Catholic Health Initiatives and Dignity Health had combined revenues of $29.2 billion and provided $4.2 billion in charity care, community benefit, and unreimbursed government programs. Learn more at commonspirit.org.

Our Mission

The mission of Catholic Health Initiatives is to nurture the healing ministry of the Church, supported by education and research. Fidelity to the Gospel urges us to emphasize human dignity and social justice as we create healthier communities.

Our Values

We are guided by our Mission and Core Values of Reverence, Integrity, Compassion and Excellence.

Reverence

Profound respect and awe for all of creation, the foundation that shapes spirituality, our relationships with others and our journey to God.

Integrity

Moral wholeness, soundness, fidelity, trust, truthfulness in all we do.

Compassion

Solidarity with one another, capacity to enter into another’s joy and sorrow.

Excellence

Demonstrating preeminent performance, becoming the benchmark, putting forth our personal and professional best.