Brenna Angel

Local/Regional News
3:02 pm
Fri August 9, 2013

Release Of Kentucky Children's Hospital Mortality Numbers Doesn't Resolve Legal Dispute

Cardiothoracic Surgeon Dr. Mark Plunkett

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.

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Local/Regional News
11:22 am
Sun August 4, 2013

Kentucky Children's Hospital Story Broke By WUKY Goes National

Waylon Rainey was born with a congenital heart defect. After receiving treatment at Kentucky Children's Hospital, he was referred to Mott Children's Hospital in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Photo courtesy Rainey family.

LEXINGTON, Ky - The University of Kentucky is responding to a story aired on CNN about Kentucky Children's Hospital's  suspension its pediatric cardiothoracic surgery program. 

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