pediatric cardiothoracic surgery http://wuky.org en In Depth: Linda Blackford On UK's Internal Pediatric Cardiothoracic Program Review http://wuky.org/post/depth-linda-blackford-uks-internal-pediatric-cardiothoracic-program-review <p>Lexington Herald-Leader reporter Linda Blackford talked with Josh James about Thursday's long-awaited review of a troubled UK Healthcare program. Fri, 18 Oct 2013 20:25:00 +0000 Josh James 39225 at http://wuky.org In Depth: Linda Blackford On UK's Internal Pediatric Cardiothoracic Program Review UK Healthcare Releases Internal Review Of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Program http://wuky.org/post/uk-healthcare-releases-internal-review-pediatric-cardiothoracic-program <p>A much anticipated internal review of UK’s pediatric cardiothoracic surgery program has been released. Fri, 18 Oct 2013 03:12:44 +0000 WUKY Staff 39184 at http://wuky.org UK Healthcare Releases Internal Review Of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Program University of Kentucky Lawsuit Over Pediatric Mortality Rates Now Resolved http://wuky.org/post/university-kentucky-lawsuit-over-pediatric-mortality-rates-now-resolved <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. – The protracted legal dispute between the University of Kentucky and former WUKY reporter Brenna Angel over mortality rates of UK Healthcare’s pediatric cardiothoracic surgery department has been resolved.</p><p></p> Sat, 17 Aug 2013 04:07:18 +0000 wuky staff 36171 at http://wuky.org University of Kentucky Lawsuit Over Pediatric Mortality Rates Now Resolved Release Of Kentucky Children's Hospital Mortality Numbers Doesn't Resolve Legal Dispute http://wuky.org/post/release-kentucky-childrens-hospital-mortality-numbers-doesnt-resolve-legal-dispute <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - The push to have UK release the mortality numbers began in late 2012 when the university denied an open records request by former WUKY reporter Brenna Angel. Still, despite the release of mortality rate data Friday, the matter remains tied up in court. Fri, 09 Aug 2013 19:02:44 +0000 Josh James 35819 at http://wuky.org Release Of Kentucky Children's Hospital Mortality Numbers Doesn't Resolve Legal Dispute Kentucky Children's Hospital Story Broke By WUKY Goes National http://wuky.org/post/kentucky-childrens-hospital-story-broke-wuky-goes-national <p>LEXINGTON, Ky - The University of Kentucky is responding to a story aired on CNN about Kentucky Children's Hospital's &nbsp;suspension its pediatric cardiothoracic&nbsp;surgery program.&nbsp;</p><p> Sun, 04 Aug 2013 15:22:16 +0000 Josh James 35507 at http://wuky.org Kentucky Children's Hospital Story Broke By WUKY Goes National Embattled Heart Surgeon Resigning From UK Healthcare http://wuky.org/post/embattled-heart-surgeon-resigning-uk-healthcare <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. The heart surgeon at the center of a legal dispute between the University of Kentucky and its public radio station, WUKY, has announced his resignation.</p><p>Dr. Mark Plunkett is Chief of the Division of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, but that program has been temporarily put on hold pending an internal review.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 11 Jul 2013 21:40:09 +0000 Roger Chesser 34351 at http://wuky.org Embattled Heart Surgeon Resigning From UK Healthcare WUKY Reporter's Departure Does Not Resolve Lawsuit http://wuky.org/post/wuky-reporters-departure-does-not-resolve-lawsuit <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - The departure of Brenna Angel from WUKY has by no means resolved the lawsuit between the former reporter and University of Kentucky Healthcare.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Angel sought details of a review of the pediatric cardiothoracic surgery program at UK Children’s Hospital.&nbsp; Her requests were denied, UK HealthCare citing concern for federal health care privacy laws.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 04 Jun 2013 20:40:01 +0000 Roger Chesser 32519 at http://wuky.org WUKY Reporter's Departure Does Not Resolve Lawsuit UK Files Appeal in Open Records Case http://wuky.org/post/uk-files-appeal-open-records-case <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - The University of Kentucky has filed an appeal in a case involving an open records request made by WUKY. Fri, 26 Apr 2013 12:51:47 +0000 WUKY Staff 30617 at http://wuky.org UK Files Appeal in Open Records Case Attorney General Rules UK in Violation of Open Records Act http://wuky.org/post/attorney-general-rules-uk-violation-open-records-act <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - The Attorney General’s office has ruled that the University of Kentucky violated the Open Records Act by withholding information requested by WUKY. Reporter Brenna Angel has the latest into the investigation of the pediatric heart surgery program at Kentucky Children’s Hospital. Mon, 01 Apr 2013 19:22:18 +0000 Brenna Angel 29478 at http://wuky.org Attorney General Rules UK in Violation of Open Records Act UK Healthcare Reviewing Pediatric Heart Surgeries, Sending Patients to Other Hospitals http://wuky.org/post/uk-healthcare-reviewing-pediatric-heart-surgeries-sending-patients-other-hospitals <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - Kentucky Children’s Hospital treats some of the sickest and smallest patients from across central and eastern Kentucky. But for the past several weeks, pediatric heart surgeries have been referred to other hospitals. As Brenna Angel reports, UK Healthcare is reviewing its program, but the reasons why are unclear. Fri, 21 Dec 2012 13:11:54 +0000 Brenna Angel 25045 at http://wuky.org UK Healthcare Reviewing Pediatric Heart Surgeries, Sending Patients to Other Hospitals