Published on October 02, 2015

The Healthpark’s 17th Anniversary Month Will Be Full Of Activities And Giveaways For Members Throughout October

Owensboro Health’s Healthpark celebrates its 17th year of serving the community this October. The Healthpark opened in October 1998.

Today the Healthpark offers wellness programs to develop and maintain better overall health in mind, body and spirit. Inside the 115,000 square-foot facility is housed outpatient diagnostic resources, outpatient therapies, a health and fitness center, community education, chapel and more.

The Healthpark staff provides programs that focus on keeping people healthy and restoring health to those who’ve had a health risk, while offering a wide range of programs that offer opportunity for any age and fitness level.

Collette Carter

“Every day our staff comes into contact with so many people who have great stories to tell. It is rewarding to hear people say they have more energy, sleep better and are enjoying higher quality of life because of the programs they participate in. To celebrate with a member as they reach their goals and tell us “I did it!” is the greatest reward,” said Collette Carter, Director of Owensboro Health Healthpark.

During the month of October the Healthpark will offer $17 enrollment fees, a Zumba Glow Party, Playpark Celebration, healthy food and refreshments provided to members and much more.

The Healthpark team includes, certified personal trainers, fitness instructors, physical therapists, counselors, licensed massage therapists and more, giving the community access to wellness expertise in the gym and beyond.

About Owensboro Health

Owensboro Health is a nonprofit health system with a mission to heal the sick and to improve the health of the communities it serves in Kentucky and Indiana. The system includes Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, nationally recognized for design, architecture and engineering and the only hospital in the world to be designated a Signature Sanctuary by Audubon International, Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital, the Owensboro Health Medical Group comprising over 180 providers in 25 locations, a certified medical fitness facility, and the Mitchell Memorial Cancer Center. Owensboro Health has been recognized for outstanding care, safety and clinical excellence by The Joint Commission, U.S. News & World Report and Becker’s Hospital Review. As the largest employer west of Louisville, Owensboro Health has 4,088 employees, and in FY 2015 saw 18,380 inpatient admissions and 823,072 outpatient encounters. A committed community partner, Owensboro Health provided grants of $702,924 in the last year to health, social service, education and arts agencies across the region. For more information, visit