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  • Historic number of lives saved in 2017 thanks to organ donations

    In the Kentucky region, 2017 marked the second highest number of lives saved through organ donations. Thanks to 108 heroic organ donors and their families, 361 organs were recovered and transplanted.  330 tissue donors healed thousands of patients.

  • Winter wellness tips

    (StatePoint) A busy lifestyle and cooler weather can take a toll on the body, especially for those who suffer from chronic aches and pains. Whether the cause of your pain is due to injury, stress, or poor sleep, there are many ways to feel better while avoiding future pain.
    To stay well this season and naturally manage muscle pain, consider these tips from professional ballroom dancer Tony Dovolani, who’s no stranger to the subject of pain management.

  • LBAR announces Harrison County real estate sales for 2017

    Residential real estate sales by members of the Lexington-Bluegrass Association of REALTORS® (LBAR) positively impacted the Harrison County economy in 2017 with 153 reported sales totaling $18,416,321. Sales continue to be a driving force in Harrison County economy.
    Residential sales decreased four percent from 159 sales reported in 2016 to 153 sales reported in 2017. The median sales price increased two percent from $110,000 in 2016 to $112,000 in 2017. The average days on the market decreased 12 percent from 77 days in 2016 to 68 days in 2017.

  • HMH awarded accreditation from The Joint Commission

    Harrison Memorial Hospital (HMH) announces that it has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for hospital accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal of Approval® is a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to providing safe and effective patient care.  HMH has maintained this tradition of accreditation since 1973.

  • Sadhir joins HMH medical staff

    Harrison Memorial Hospital welcomes Mandakini Sadhir, M.D., to its Specialty Clinic. Sadhir is an assistant clinical professor of the Department of Pediatrics in the Division of Adolescent Medicine at the University of Kentucky.

  • Harrison County couple take home honors during American Farm Bureau Federation’s annual meeting

    Ben and Katie Furnish of Harrison County took the third place award in the American Farm Bureau Federation’s Young Farmers & Ranchers Achievement award competition, announced at the organization’s 99th Annual Meeting.
    The Furnishes won the opportunity to compete nationally after being honored as Kentucky Farm Bureau’s (KFB) 2017 “Outstanding Young Farm Family,” last December.

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  • HMH Physician Group-Primary Care earns national recognition for patient-centered care

    The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) announced that HMH Physician Group: Primary Care in Cynthiana, KY has received NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition for using evidence-based, patient-centered processes that focus on highly coordinated care and long-term, participative relationships. NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home™ standards emphasize enhanced care through patient-clinician partnership.  M. Shane Gainey. M.D. is the physician leader of the HMH Physician Group: Primary Care.

  • Judge Fryman participates in judicial college

    Family Court Judge Heather Fryman, who serves Harrison, Pendleton, Nicholas and Robertson counties, participated in sessions on racial fairness in jury selection, eyewitness testimony and the opioid epidemic at the 2017 Circuit Judges College that took place Oct. 22-25 in Louisville.
    The Education Committee of the Kentucky Circuit Judges Association and the Office of Judicial Branch Education at the Administrative Office of the Courts developed the college.