KentuckyOne Health Diabetes and Nutrition Care Program Receives Award for Diabetes Work in Kentucky - Archived


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KentuckyOne Health Diabetes and Nutrition Care Program
Receives Award for Diabetes Work in Kentucky
KentuckyOne Health recipient of award from American Diabetes Association

Lexington, Ky. (November 4, 2016) – Kentucky One Health is being honored for its work in diabetes prevention and education. The American Diabetes Association Bluegrass recently awarded KentuckyOne Health with the RJ Corman Corporate Partner of the Year award.
 
KentuckyOne Health has been a longtime supporter of the American Diabetes Association (ADA). In 2016, KentuckyOne Health increased its commitment to the American Diabetes Association by committing to a Kentucky Statewide Silver Sponsorship and sponsoring multiple events and programs to support the ADA’s mission.
 
“This award further demonstrates our commitment to the education and prevention of diabetes,” said Dana Graves, MSN, RN, manager, Diabetes and Nutrition Care Program. “We are committed to supporting such a wonderful organization like the American Diabetes Association, and will continue to do our part to help Kentuckians who are battling this disease.”
 
The award was one of four handed out at the American Diabetes Association’s Kiss a Pig event on October 15 at the Hilton Lexington. The event honors volunteers and organizations who are dedicated to making a difference in diabetes in Kentucky.
 
The American Diabetes Association is the nation's leading voluntary health organization supporting diabetes research, information, and advocacy. Founded in 1940, the Association provides services to hundreds of communities across the country.
Photo information: KentuckyOne Health team accepts the RJ Corman Corporate Partner of the Year award from the American Diabetes Association Bluegrass. Pictured left to right are: Christy Porter, Megan  Latiff, Claudia Burnett, Kelli Henderson, Dana Graves, and Jerry Hale from KentuckyOne Health; and Nicholas Spalding, RJ Corman Railroad Group.
 
About KentuckyOne Health
KentuckyOne Health, the largest and most comprehensive health system in the Commonwealth, has more than 200 locations including, hospitals, physician groups, clinics, primary care centers, specialty institutes and home health agencies in Kentucky and southern Indiana. KentuckyOne Health is dedicated to bringing wellness, healing and hope to all, including the underserved.  The system is made up of the former Jewish Hospital & St. Mary’s HealthCare and Saint Joseph Health System, along with the University of Louisville Hospital and James Graham Brown Cancer Center. KentuckyOne Health is proud of and strengthened by its Catholic, Jewish and academic heritages.

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Friday, November 04, 2016