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Owensboro Health is proud of its high quality care, partnerships with leading organizations and initiatives to improve the health of our region. From our advanced care to offering the region’s only medical-based fitness center, Owensboro Health is meeting the needs of patients throughout western Kentucky and southern Indiana.

Physical Activity is Essential for Youth 8/19/2022
By Nick Jones Usually, when I write this column, I reflect on my experiences with fitness and my opinions on different aspects of wellness. But for this topic, I…
Cooking For One Or Two 8/11/2022
By Beth Cecil for Mind & Body Owensboro Health Healthpark dietitian My husband and I were "empty-nesters" for exactly one semester in the fall of 2019.   Then COVID-19…
Eight Students Graduate From MLS Program 7/26/2022
Eight students recently graduated from Owensboro Health’s Medical Laboratory Science Program, a 12-month-long internship where students work and learn in the…
Helping Children Return to School 7/22/2022
For all-age children, there are four R's to setting them up for good mental health and an excellent start to the school year. Remember the Four R's.

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.