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Owensboro Health’s Healthpark is dedicated to keeping you feeling your best. We offer wellness programs to develop and maintain better overall health in mind, body and spirit. Inside our 115,000 square-foot facility, you’ll also find outpatient diagnostic resources, outpatient therapy, a health and fitness center, health resource center, chapel and more.

Our Healthpark team includes nurses, dietitians, certified personal trainers, fitness instructors, therapists, counselors, licensed massage therapists and more, giving you access to wellness expertise in the gym and beyond.

Let Healthpark be your comprehensive health resource.


With a sole purpose to improve your health in mind, body and spirit, our 115,000 square-foot Healthpark facility provides space, equipment, resources and motivation. Take a look at our facility and its capabilities.

Fitness Center

Equipment And Amenities

  • One-tenth-mile indoor walking/running track with cushioned surface  
  • Technogym cardio and strength training equipment
  • FreeMotion machines, high tech treadmills, bikes and elliptical trainers
  • Enclosed free weight area with Nebula equipment
  • LeMonds cycling bikes
  • Built-in TVs on all cardio equipment, iPod docking stations on some equipment, music stations, fans, magazines
  • Two trainers available on the fitness floor for member assistance

The Fitness Center is open during Healthpark regular hours. Visit our Programs page for personal training information, cycling class schedules and more.

Gymnasium And Racquetball Court

  • One full court – six goals with designated full court and half court times throughout the week (check with the front desk for times and availability)
  • Cushioned hardwood floors
  • Racquetball courts
  • Equipment available for racquetball, basketball and ping pong at the front desk for no charge


  • 10-lane, 25-yard indoor lap pool
    (competition size)
  • Warm-water therapy pool

Aquatic Programs

  • Lessons for adults and children in private and group settings
  • Aquatic fitness classes 
  • Lifeguard training
  • Home to four area high school teams and a USA swim team

Learn more about our programs.

Aerobics Studio

Aerobics Studio

The Healthpark features two aerobics studios, one on the second floor and one on the newly remodeled third floor. Our studios feature:

  • Shock-reducing floor
  • Climate controlled
  • State-of-the-art sound system
  • Equipment including: steps, BOSU® fitness balls, kettlebells, hand weights, bands, balance balls and body bars

Learn more about our class and schedule information.

Pilates Reformer Studio

The Pilates Reformer helps develop core strength, flexibility, alignment, coordination and balance. The frame’s sliding carriage and adjustable springs, which regulate tension and resistance, allow the body to be supported where it’s weak, and challenged where it’s strong. Cables, bars, straps and pulleys allow exercises to be done from a variety of positions, working all areas of the body and providing a challenging strength and endurance workout.

Learn more information about our programs.

Child Care


PlayPark is a child care service available for children 6 weeks to 12 years old while parents are on-site using our facility.

Monday – Friday. 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

CornerStone Café

Our CornerStone Café features breakfast, teas, coffees, fruit smoothies, soup, salads and sandwiches.

View the CornerStone Café menu.

Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

About Us


Any one of our amenities is strong on its own. But by pooling all programs, equipment, resources, staff and features  in one location, the Healthpark is a robust resource for  improving your health in mind, body and spirit.

10-lane, 25-yard indoor lap pool

Massage therapy

Warm water therapy pool

Nutritional counseling and weight management

One-tenth-mile indoor track

Individual or family confidential counseling

Gymnasium with cushioned hardwood floors

Wellness screenings, classes, seminars and programs

Racquetball courts

Chapel and meditation garden

Fitness/aquatic classes, clinics and camps

PlayPark child care

Personal training

CornerStone Café

Individual locker rooms for families, teams, men and women

Health Resource Center with a diabetes health resource center, a wellness library, nutrition counseling and more

Hours And Location

Hours Of Operation

Monday – Thursday, 5:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m.

Friday, 5:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, Noon – 8:00 p.m.

Holidays, Closed

Family Times

During designated family times, members may bring their children, ages 12 and under, to any of our first-floor amenities. With two pools, a gym, racquetball and table tennis, families can share the fun of fitness.

Wednesday - Friday, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Saturday - Sunday,  Noon - 4:00 p.m.

Child Care

PlayPark is available for children 6 weeks to 12 years old while parents are on site using our facility.

Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

CornerStone Café Hours

Our CornerStone Café features breakfast, teas, coffees, fruit smoothies, soup, salads and sandwiches.

Monday–Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.


1006 Ford Avenue
Owensboro, KY 42301

Mobile App

Download our new app today! The app is free and available in the App Store on all iPhones, Androids and iPad tablets. Search the App Store for "Owensboro Health Healthpark"

The app will allows users to:

  • See the latest group exercise schedules
  • Be the first to hear about specialty programming
  • See facility status updates
  • Access hours of operation
  • Use member check in with smart need to bring your card!*
    *Member card required for daily locker usage

If there are any questions about the app or how it works please e-mail Stephanie Hardesty or e-mail Thomas Troutman. 


The Healthpark team is dedicated to making the Healthpark a safe, fun, comfortable, modern and healthy place where you and your family can enjoy healthy lifestyle options together. This professional team of instructors, supervisors, specialists, directors and more is an invaluable resource to the Healthpark community.

Management Team 

Collette Carter, MA
Director of the Healthpark

Certified Worksite Wellness Specialist (CWWS)

Group exercise instructor with Aerobic and Fitness Association of America


Bruce Mauzy, PT
Director of Therapeutic Services


Nick Jones
Fitness Supervisor


Jason Anderson, BS
Manager of Health and Fitness



Kathy Griffin, BS
Financial Analyst




Sherry Jones
Healthpark Staff Assistant




Julia Chapman
Fitness Supervisor- Aquatics


Diabetes Health Resource Center 

Recognized by the American Diabetes Association, the DHRC provides services such as individual counseling and group classes in pre-diabetes, diabetes self-management, training in insulin pump therapy and classes in gestational diabetes.

Visit our Education page for more information about classes and education. 

Becki Barr, RN, CDE
Diabetes Educator

Inpatient Counseling

Outpatient Counseling

MultiCare Ohio County


Bernice Galloway, RN, CDE
Diabetes Educator

Inpatient Counseling

Outpatient Counseling


Gayla Whitehouse, RN, CDE
Diabetes Educator

Inpatient Counseling

Outpatient Counseling




Melissa Gaither, RD, LD, CDE
Diabetes Educator

Outpatient Counseling







Employee Assistance And Counseling Services

Employee and member counseling services are available. Counseling services are voluntary and confidential – designed to give you and your family support in dealing with the stressful demands of everyday life and work. Counseling is available for individuals or in a family setting. 

Amy Scott, LCSW
Outpatient Counselor

Owensboro Health Healthpark




Golden Partners 

Golden Partners is a wellness program designed to help individuals 55 and older maintain sound bodies, minds and spirits. Golden Partners offers health education, social activities and travel opportunities throughout the year.

Melinda Cornell, LSW
Health Promotion Specialist

Golden Partners Travel
Program Coordinator

Senior Outreach


John Howard
Van Driver


Ron Turner
Van Driver


Health Resource Center

The Healthpark Health Resource Center is staffed with health professionals and nurses who serve as a resource to our over 5,000 members, and to the community as well. The HRC offers an extensive wellness library, which provides a variety of printed and recorded educational materials including diabetes information from certified diabetes educators as well as nutritional counseling, weight management and behavioral counseling services information.

Denise Higginbotham
Patient Registration


 Beverly Rudy
Health Resource Center Receptionist

CPR Training Center


Angi Wahl, RN, BSN
Health and Wellness Specialist

Health Fairs



Janie Walther, BS, MS
Health and Wellness Specialist

National Child Passenger Safety Program

Certified Technician

Children’s Health Assessments


Think First

Camp Wheeze Away (Asthma Camp)

HIP Wellness Program

Conductorcise Instructor





Weather Policy

In the event of severe weather conditions, Healthpark programming will follow the Owensboro Public (City) School System.

If City Schools Close Or Dismiss Early

All Healthpark programming, land aerobic and water aerobic classes will be cancelled.

If City Schools Are Delayed

Healthpark programming and classes will operate as regularly scheduled.

Decision to close the entire facility due to severe weather conditions will be determined on a case by case basis; advisory messages will be communicated as follows:

  • Owensboro Health website
  • Push notifications on Healthpark mobile app
  • Our Facebook and Twitter accounts
  • Local media alerts
  • Voicemail messages on our phone line, 270-688-5433.

Contact Us

For more information about Healthpark services and programs  e-mail or call 270-688-5433.

Join The Healthpark

Learn more about membership

E-mail or call 270-688-5433 

Healthpark Info On The Go

Download our mobile app for iPhone and Android smartphones.