OMHS http://wkyufm.org en OMHS President and CEO Resigns http://wkyufm.org/post/omhs-president-and-ceo-resigns <p>The president and chief executive officer for Owensboro Medical Health System announced his resignation Tuesday.</p><p>Jeff Barber made the announcement during meetings with the the OMHS management team and medical staff leadership. His retirement will begin July 26, following a nearly 40 year career in health care.</p><p>Barber joined OMHS in 2004.</p><p>A news release from OMHS says a search committee consisting of current and past board members will lead the search process for Barber's replacement. Tue, 29 Jan 2013 22:33:55 +0000 Kevin Willis 25597 at http://wkyufm.org WKU Wide Receiver Makes Long Journey Back to Football Field After ACL Injury http://wkyufm.org/post/wku-wide-receiver-makes-long-journey-back-football-field-after-acl-injury <p>In WKU's season opening win last Saturday against Austin Peay, senior wide receiver Marcus Vasquez didn’t have a particularly amazing stat line: one catch for 25 yards. But the fact Vasquez was on the field at all is a tribute to the power of the human body, spirit—and the miracle of modern medicine. Thu, 06 Sep 2012 13:23:10 +0000 Kevin Willis 18704 at http://wkyufm.org WKU Wide Receiver Makes Long Journey Back to Football Field After ACL Injury Owensboro Medical Health System Will Keep Part of Current Building Intact, Demolish Other Part http://wkyufm.org/post/owensboro-medical-health-system-will-keep-part-current-building-intact-demolish-other-part <p>Owensboro Medical Health System plans to raze part of its existing facilities as it prepares to open a new hospital next year. OMHS will continue to use four of its existing buildings, including the Mitchell Cancer Center, the Breckenridge medical office building, the emergency department building, and a parking garage. Wed, 05 Sep 2012 21:15:00 +0000 Kevin Willis 18673 at http://wkyufm.org Owensboro Medical Health System Will Keep Part of Current Building Intact, Demolish Other Part