Celebrating the Life of Dr. Gordon Tobin

Dr. Gordon Tobin, a plastic surgeon with UofL Health, died Jan. 30, 2024. He had been with the organization for more than 40 years and was recognized in November as part of the UofL Hospital 200-year anniversary celebration. Dr. Tobin also contributed to the celebration by sharing his love of history and medicine. He was…

Getting to Know Ta’Neka Lindsay

Ta’Neka Lindsay, DNP, APRN, WH/AGPCNP, BC, works as a women’s health and adult-gerontology primary care nurse practitioner and has been with UofL Health for one year. In her role she works with patients to develop, achieve and surpass their hea   lth goals. She strives to provide personalized, high-quality, patient-centered care. Ta’Neka said her favorite…

UofL Health – Jewish Hospital Appoints Shane Fitzgerald as Chief Operating Officer

UofL Health – Jewish Hospital is proud to announce the appointment of Shane Fitzgerald as its new Chief Operating Officer. With a distinguished career in health care spanning over a decade, Shane brings a wealth of experience and expertise to this vital leadership role. Shane began his career in health care in 2012, joining KentuckyOne…

Bell Award Recipients Spotlight

The WLKY Bell Awards annually recognize outstanding individuals and organizations for their remarkable contributions to the community. We would like to spotlight our very own UofL Health team members who are Bell Award recipients. From philanthropy to innovation, recipients embody excellence in diverse fields, leaving a positive impact on the region. The awards celebrate the spirit…

Getting to Know Chris Cook

Chris Cook has been with UofL Health for eight years, managing imaging and cardiopulmonary services. Chris’s role includes leading the team responsible for performing high-quality diagnostic imaging exams and procedures. He does staff scheduling, service recovery, payroll, charge entry, employee and physician rounding plus much more. “The main reason I love UofL Health so much…

Getting to Know Samantha Harris

Samantha Harris has been the senior patient experience coach at UofL Health for three years. She leads a team of patient experience specialists and operators/receptionists. A large portion of her goal is to help develop leaders and improve processes to improve our patient experience throughout UofL Health. Samantha’s favorite thing about UofL Health is the…

Getting to Know Khairunissa Mohiuddin

Khairunissa Batool Mohiuddin, DNP, APRN, FNP-C, provides primary care services at UofL Physicians – Primary Care Associates at 5100 Outer Loop in Louisville. Dr. Mohiuddin has been with UofL Health since July 2019. She started working as a float nurse practitioner and then she was part of the COVID-19 center team from March to May…

Getting to Know John Fortune

John Fortune, CPA, MBA, is the director of Internal Audit, which is part of Compliance, Risk & Audit Services.   John has five years of experience at UofL Health. His role includes working with process owners to ensure that policies, procedures, and other internal controls are designed and operating effectively. The Internal Audit team is…

Getting to Know Breast Care Team Members

Chaka Carthen, COC, serves as the mammography scheduler – lead at UofL Health – Brown Cancer Center. For more than 16 years, Chaka has provided compassionate, innovative, patient-centered care at UofL Health. In her role, Chaka schedules patients for breast imaging, assists with the mobile mammography unit, and provides aid and assistance to the technologists…

Getting to Know Emily A. O’Reilly

Emily A. O’Reilly, Pharm.D., BCACP, CSP, has been with UofL Health for five years. Emily’s career with UofL Health started with a postgraduate year 2 ambulatory care pharmacy residency. Once she completed her residency, Emily worked PRN in UofL Health – Outpatient Pharmacy Services before transitioning into a full-time position with Specialty Pharmacy Services. In…