Shriner's Hospital for Children is currently being constructed on the University of Kentucky's campus, across the street from Children's Hospital. Is the new hospital construction due to more kids being sick or because Shriner's wants their own hospital for children? Will Shriner's and Children's help each other by letting each other use equipment? How will the University of Kentucky use this building?
Something to check out at the University of Kentucky Hospital: Lina Tharsing’s installation of a group of six paintings that reference images from the creation of the dioramas at the American Museum of Natural History in New York. These paintings have been installed at the Albert B. Chandler Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky. (This is a UK Arts in Healthcare project.) These paintings relate to her exhibition “Natural History” at Institute 193 in Lexington, Kentucky. (source: Richard…
The University of Kentucky Sesquicentennial Series remembers the impact of the 1918 influenza epidemic on the institution. In this photo, nurses and medical officers stand outside makeshift gymnasium hospital. Photo from Louis Edward Nollau photographic print collection/University Archives.
More patients are benefiting from the healing effect of creative art therapies as University of Kentucky HealthCare expands the presence of art and music therapy at the Markey Cancer Center and Eastern State Hospital.