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Barbara Mackovic, Media Relations
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KentuckyOne Health nurse practitioner now providing primary care in Meade County
Brandenburg, Ky. (May 13, 2015) – Debra Lusk, RN, MSN, APRN, ANCC-FNP, is now treating patients at KentuckyOne Primary Care in Meade County, formerly Jewish Hospital Health Center Meade County.
Lusk treats all conditions commonly seen in primary care, including hypertension, diabetes, hyperlipidemia, thyroid disease, musculoskeletal conditions, anxiety, depression, anemia, obesity, menopausal disorders, menstrual disorders, prostate disorders, seizure disorders, etc. She also performs physicals on patients of all ages, starting with 12-month-olds.
She is a member of the board of the Community Health Clinic of Hardin and LaRue Counties, which provides free care to low-income patients. She also volunteers her time at the clinic as a health care provider.
Lusk received her RN degree from Western Kentucky University, her BSN from McKendree University, and her MSN and nurse practitioner degrees from Frontier Nursing University. She is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and the Kentucky Coalition of Nurse Practitioners and Nurse Midwives.
KentuckyOne Primary Care in Meade County is located at 534 Hillcrest Drive in Brandenburg. The practice is open Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-6 p.m. and Saturdays from 8 a.m.-2 p.m., and now offers After Hours Care Mondays and Thursdays from 6-9 p.m.
Since opening in 1995, the clinical staff has delivered quality care to residents of Meade County. The facility offers primary and specialty care services, including breast cancer screenings provided by James Graham Brown Cancer Center, also part of KentuckyOne Health; a cardiology specialty clinic offered by Bruce Fischer, MD; and allergy care.
For more information, or to make an appointment, call 270.422.5000.
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.