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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.

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Sarah Swift: Ways To Prevent Future Falls  9/16/2021
Ways To Prevent Future Falls  By Sarah Swift, Mind and Body, Messenger-Inquirer Falls can happen anywhere and at any time. When you think of what is most likely to cause a…
Twin Lakes Updates Health Record Technology 9/16/2021
LEITCHFIELD, Ky. (Sept. 16, 2021) Owensboro Health Twin Lakes Medical Center is using new medical record technology to provide a seamless experience for patients, providers…
COVID-19 Update: Current Positives 9/13/2021
The number of COVID-19 patients on the infographic below reflects anyone in the hospital that is currently COVID-19 positive. Most of them (approximately 95%) are patients…
Easy steps to becoming a runner 9/09/2021
by Rowan Jones, for the Messenger-Inquirer Have you ever been out driving and see someone gliding along, seemingly effortlessly, and thought to yourself, “I…
COVID-19 By The Numbers 9/09/2021
COVID-19 hospitalizations continue to surge across the health system. This chart reflects the amount of hospitalized patients with COVID-19 as of 8 a.m. this morning. &…

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.