Published on August 10, 2021

What Can I Say to Convince You to Get Vaccinated? Campaign to Start this Week

Dr. Heather Garrett

Local doctors and nurses aim to boost vaccination rates a new public service campaign to address concerns about the COVID-19 vaccine. These testimonial videos will go live over the next several weeks on our websites and across social media. Check out the 30-second commercial that will run on broadcast and cable television stations beginning later this week. Click to play commercial.

New Visitor Restrictions Start Today

Starting today, Owensboro Health will limit visitors to ONE support person for inpatient stays and surgical procedures. We encourage loved ones to check in with patients via video calls when possible. For more information on current policies, including policies regarding the Emergency Department, Maternity Services and pediatric patients, visit OwensboroHealth.org/Visit.

 

COVID ISOLATION PATIENTS

HOSPITAL

# OF PATIENTS

Owensboro Health Regional Hospital

31

Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital

0

Owensboro Health Twin Lakes Medical Center

6

TOTAL

37

 

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.