Saint Joseph Berea Foundation Announces New Board Leadership
Berea, Ky. (INSERT DATE)—The Saint Joseph Berea Foundation, part of KentuckyOne Health, is pleased to announce new appointments to its 2013-2014 executive committee and board of directors.
Executive committee appointments include:
Charles F. Hoffman, Attorney, Charles F. Hoffman, Attorney at Law, Chair
Stephanie Moore, President, White House Clinics, Vice Chair
Barry Poynter, VP Finance and Administration, Eastern Kentucky University, Treasurer
Flora Washburn, Manager Mission Services, Saint Joseph Berea, Secretary
New members to the board of directors include:
David Gilliam, Principal of Madison Southern High School, Richmond, KY
Craig Loftis, owner, State Farm Insurance Company, Berea, KY
Nola Newman,owner, Nola Newman Realty, Berea, KY
The primary purpose of the Saint Joseph Berea Foundation is to raise and administer funds to support the core values and mission of Saint Joseph Berea. One of the Foundation’s goals is to bridge the gap between medicine and compassion. The Foundation is always looking for ways to assist those in need and is funded solely by the generous contributions of those wishing to assist our efforts.
Recently, the Saint Joseph Berea Foundation Board of Directors and donors provided a generous gift of $300,000 to purchase digital mammography for Saint Joseph Berea. Barry Stumbo, Foundation President and CEO, said, “The community has been so supportive and we are extremely pleased to have state-of-the-art-digital mammography for our patients and be able to offer this service close to home. It will ultimately save lives.” Over the next 10 years Saint Joseph Berea is projected to perform over 23,000 mammograms. The equipment is expected to be in operation by September 1, 2013.
For more information or to make a gift to the Saint Joseph Berea Foundation, please call 859.313.2055 or www.saintjosephberea.org
About KentuckyOne Health
KentuckyOne Health was formed when two major Kentucky health care organizations came together in early 2012. KentuckyOne Health combines the Jewish and Catholic heritages of the two former systems – Jewish Hospital & St. Mary’s HealthCare and Saint Joseph Health System. In late 2012, the organization formed a partnership with the University of Louisville Hospital | James Graham Brown Cancer Center. The nonprofit system is committed to improving the health of Kentuckians by integrating medical research, education, technology and health care services wherever patients receive care. KentuckyOne Health has more than 200 locations including hospitals, physician groups, clinics, primary care centers, specialty institutes and home health agencies, with nearly 15,000 employees across the state of Kentucky and southern Indiana. KentuckyOne Health is the largest health system in Kentucky.