Health Promotion

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The Healthpark health promotion team works every day to promote the benefits of a healthy lifestyle and to teach people ways to prevent disease. Our programs and services extend into the community. Here is a look at some of the things we do.

EAP Assistance & Counseling

Healthpark Employee Assistance Program (EAP) services are provided by Master’s prepared and licensed therapists for an individual, family, marital and group counseling. We provide the community with counseling for:

  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Illness & Pain
  • Depression
  • Drug & Alcohol Problems
  • Marital Problems
  • Parenting Concerns
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Stressors

To schedule an appointment, call 270-688-1547.


Owensboro Health provides the community with monthly health screenings at the Healthpark. The screenings offered may include:

  • Hearing
  • Respiratory
  • Cholesterol
  • Cardiac Risk Assessment
  • Diabetes
  • Stroke
  • BMI (Body Mass Index)
  • Hip/Waist Ratio
  • Bone Density
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Vision
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • PSA
  • Fall Risk Management


Health Promotion & Wellness offers on-site health programs and is willing to work with community organizations to develop specialty programming for the promotion of good health in the home and workplace. Owensboro Health provides a variety of programs to include:

  • The Cooper/Clayton Start-To-Stop Smoking Program
  • Think First national brain and spinal cord injury prevention program
  • Infant and children car seat checks and installation
  • Regional American Heart Association CPR Training Center
  • LifeSpring Cancer Support Group
  • Speaker’s bureau
  • Monthly community health and wellness seminars
  • Golden Partners senior programs, activities and travel
  • Health fairs
  • Massage

Contact Us

For more information on Owensboro Health Wellness programs call the Healthpark at 270-688-4804.

For general questions call 270-688-1547.

Depression Assessment

About 14.8 million Americans are affected by this mood disorder each year. Depression can be mild, moderate, or severe. It can occur one time or several times, and it can last 2 years or more. Take the following assessment to see if you may be at risk for depression.

What You'll Get At The End Of The Assessment

    • An explanation of your risks for depression
    • Recommended action steps for reducing depression
    • Links to additional reading

Take The Assessment