nternationally known Dr. Patch Adams has practiced medicine at the Gesundheit Institute in West Virginia for over 30 years. TIME Magazine says, “Patch approaches the issue of personal, community & global health with zestful exuberance.” Get moving Kentuckiana! FREE EVENT. Join Patch Adams as he leads the march across the Big 4 Pedestrian Bridge in support of patient health literacy and compassion in healthcare. Our walk begins on the Indiana side of the Big Four Walking Bridge.