Published on March 17, 2021

Owensboro Health Administers 50,000th Dose

group holding sign about doses milestone

Owensboro Health is proud to have administered its 50,000th vaccine today! Pictured is the recipient, Don Simmons of Rineyville, KY; emergency department RN Savanah Pryor; Director of Pharmacy, Jason Collins (back left) and Director of Outpatient Pharmacy Services, BC Childress (back right).

Don't miss your turn! Get on the list to get your vaccine by visiting

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.