Published on May 29, 2020

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell visits OHRH

Senator Mitch McConnell, President and CEO Greg Strahan, Chief Medical Officer Francis DuFrayne, MD, and pulmonologist Dr. Brad Brasher discussed the CARES Act and its impact on Kentucky and Owensboro Health.

The coronavirus pandemic has caused an unprecedented time for Kentucky, and we will continue to find solutions to counter COVID-19 together. Thank you to all the hospitals and healthcare workers for your courage and commitment to keep our communities healthy and safe.

Media Coverage

Owensboro Times -- McConnell visits Owensboro to present grant; discuss economy, stimulus bill

Messenger-Inquirer -- McConnell talks economy, masks during visit to OHRH

[VIDEO] 14 News -- Sen. McConnell visits OHRH

[VIDEO] 14 News -- McConnell visits, Dr. Brasher

[VIDEO] 44 News -- Sen. McConnell visits OHRH

[VIDEO] Eyewitness News -- Sen. McConnell visits OHRH

[VIDEO] WSPD Local 6 -- Sen. McConnell visits OHRH

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; Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital; Owensboro Health Twin Lakes Medical Center; the Owensboro Health Medical Group comprised of over 200 providers at more than 20 locations; three outpatient Healthplex facilities, a certified medical fitness facility, the Healthpark; a surgical weight loss center and program, and the Mitchell Memorial Cancer Center.

On average each year, we have 16,000 inpatient admissions, deliver 2,000 babies and provide the region’s only Level III NICU. Owensboro Health physicians perform nearly 24,000 surgical procedures, including nearly 200 open-heart surgeries. Our physicians and staff have 70,000 Emergency Department visits, more than a million outpatient visits annually. Visit our home page for more information.