Tim Veno

‘Flying blind:’ A Kentucky COVID-19 pandemic retrospective 

BY: - October 18, 2023

On March 6, 2020, a Kentuckian in Lexington tested positive for the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, and Gov. Andy Beshear declared a state of emergency. The United States had been under a public health emergency for more than a month by then. Five days after Kentucky’s first confirmed case, the World Health Organization said COVID-19 was […]

Kentucky health care providers defend certificate of need

BY: - July 17, 2023

FRANKFORT — Several of Kentucky’s major health care providers made the case that the state’s certificate of need process should remain, for the most part, as it is, before a task force charged with examining the issue on Monday.  The Kentucky Association of Health Care Facilities, Kentucky Home Care Association, hospice services and the Kentucky […]