Saint Joseph Hospital is a 433-bed facility located in Lexington, Kentucky. Founded in 1877, a small group of Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in Kentucky, led by Sister Euphrasia Stafford, began their health ministry. Their mission was to provide compassionate care to the poor and underserved – a tradition still carried out today. Saint Joseph Hospital primarily serves central and eastern Kentucky with a full range of services, including distinguished awards for cardiology, orthopedics and stroke care.
Flaget Memorial Hospital, part of CHI Saint Joseph Health, has announced recognition for the 2019 Employee of the Year, Hanna Tharp, medical assistant, Oncology, and Leader of the Year. Margaret “Maggie” Smith, manager, Oncology.
Saint Joseph East has announced Cheryl Tye, unit coordinator, 4 Medical-Surgical, was named the 2019 Employee of the Year, and Billi Benson, exercise physiologist, Bariatrics, was named Leader of the Year.