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Medical Review Panels Kentucky has taken the first step toward tort reform, creating Medical Review Panels (MRPs) to review claims of malpractice against healthcare providers before legal action can be filed in court. Senate Bill 4, passed by the legislature and signed by Gov. Matt Bevin, created the panels, which are administered by CHFS. More information on MRPs
Important Notice: Please be advised that House Bill 2, the Ultrasound Informed Consent Act, as passed by the Kentucky General Assembly, was signed by Gov. Matt Bevin and became effective Monday, Jan. 9, 2017. The bill requires this signed form before a patient can have an abortion. More information on HB 2
State Health Officials Issue Safety Guidelines for Warm Temperatures
Use Caution Around Wild Animals to Avoid Potential Rabies Exposure
State Submits Operational Modifications to Kentucky's Medicaid Transformation Proposal
Dr. Anne Schuchat, Acting CDC Director, Makes Day-Long Visit to CHFS
Be Safe: Avoid Using Fireworks at Home
Medical Review Panels Legislation Takes Effect
Secretary Glisson, Commissioner Johnson and Speaker Hoover Help Open New Russell County Social Services Office
June is Scoliosis Awareness Month
Cabinet for Health and Family Services Recognizes World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
Know More about Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
June is Men's Health Month
Three Groups Receive Awards for Elder Abuse Prevention
One in Three Adults in Rural Areas Have Arthritis
Public Health Promotes Quit Now
Duffel Bag Drive Will Help Hundreds of Children in Foster Care
State Hotline Gives Parents Free Legal Help for Custody and Visitation Issues
Laboratory Professionals Week: There's a Lab for That!
Celebrate Earth Day - Test Your Home for Radon
Breakfast Meetings to Encourage Adoption among Faith-Based Community
First Lady, Lt. Gov. Hampton Honor Prevention Efforts for Sexual Assault Awareness Month
Kentucky AmeriCorps Getting Things Done for the Commonwealth - Commentary by Joe Bringardner
Governor Engages Nonprofits, Faith-Based Community to help find Forever Homes for Kids in Kentucky’s Child Welfare System