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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  

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Recent News Releases

Winter Weather Poses Numerous Health Threats

Kentucky Flu Activity Level is Widespread Consecutive Week

Reduce Stress to Prevent Child Abuse and Neglect During Holidays

Commonwealth Makes Job Training Programs Available to Help Able-Bodied Adults Without Dependents (ABAWD) Find Work and Maintain Eligibility for SNAP

Give the Gift of Safety This Holiday Season

National Influenza Vaccination Week: December 3-9, 2017

Learn More About Colon Cancer During No Shave November

52 Weeks of Public Health - Frying a Turkey?

Acute Hepatitis A Outbreak - Cases Reported in Multiple Counties

State Opens New Fayette Social Services Office

Summit Focuses Attention on Children's Environmental Health

Statewide meeting addresses disparities in outcomes for children and families of color in child welfare

Diabetes Symposium Draws Hundreds of Diabetes Educators, Prevention Specialists

Open Enrollment Begins Nov. 1

Resources for Kentucky Children with Down Syndrome

New Influenza Resource Available

The ABCs of Safe Sleep Reduce the Risk of Sudden Unexpected Infant Death

Two Campbellsville Residents Indicted for Fraudulently Distributing Prescription Drugs

DCBS Worker Receives Award from Statewide Child Abuse Prevention Organization (Photo of Susan Clements)

Oral Health: A Key Component for Kentuckians' Overall Health

State Honors Top Child Support Contracting Officials, Staff

State Report Shows Drastic Increase in Disability Recipients

CHFS’ Human Services Program Reaccredited

Tobacco Program Launches New Quit Now Kentucky Campaign

CHFS Touts Successful First Year of Red Tape Reduction Initiative

Eat More! Fill Your Plate with Fruits and Veggies

Behavioral Health Receives $10 Million Grant to Integrate Care

CHFS Distributes Luggage for Children in Foster Care

CHFS Unveils Quality Measures to Better Align Reporting, Improve Outcomes

5-2-1-0 Healthy Numbers for Kentucky Families


Last Updated 1/3/2018