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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.

Falling Doesn't Have To Be Part Of Aging 9/15/2022
By Sarah Swift For Mind & Body You may know that some medications have side effects such as dizziness or unsteadiness that could cause a fall. You may also…
You Can Help Prevent Suicide 9/13/2022
The person most likely to prevent someone from attempting suicide is a close friend, family member or co-worker. Know the signs that someone may be in crisis.
Manage Running Injuries 9/08/2022
By Dr. W. Scott Black for Mind & Body Running is one of the most popular physical activities in the United States. It has many health benefits, including improvements in…
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…

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.