For more than a year, KentuckyOne Health officials plan for their partnership to provide medical care for the more than 40,000-50,000 spectators daily at the 96th PGA Championship in Louisville.
WHAT: Behind the scenes look at medical management for PGA
WHERE: Valhalla Golf Course
WHEN: August 4-10, 2014
Interviews available upon request. Contact Barbara Mackovic at 502.641.5461 to schedule.
WHO: Mario Maya, M.D., Medical Director
Denise Wooldridge, RN, BSN, Director of KentuckyOne Health Sports Medicine
Interviews with Maya and Wooldridge
B-roll of medical management sites located throughout Valhalla
MORE: KentuckyOne has provided medical management for five of the six tournaments hosted at
Valhalla including the 2000 PGA Championship, 2004 Senior PGA Championship, 2008 Ryder Cup,
2011 Senior PGA Championship and 2014 PGA Championship.
KentuckyOne will be managing three medical trailers, each staffed with a physician, a registered
nurse and an administrative support person. These locations will be staffed daily for the duration of
the event from 7 a.m. until 8 p.m.
More than 150 volunteers will work for KentuckyOne during the week of the tournament to provide
medical care, including on-call physicians in a variety of specialties.