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Coronavirus: A Kentucky Update
29 minutes | Jun 1, 2020
Tracking COVID-19 Cases, Mental Health Issues, and More Stories of Recovery
Dr. Wayne Tuckson discusses the science behind tracking COVID-19 cases and the importance of mental health during social distancing with Allen Brenzel, MD, medical director of the Kentucky Department for Behavioral Health, Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities; and Steven Stack, MD, commissioner of the Kentucky Department for Public Health. Dr. Tuckson also speaks with COVID-19 survivors Mark Hamblin, Breathitt County; Courtney Frazier, Breathitt County; and Dick Clay, Jefferson County.
29 minutes | May 26, 2020
Hot Spots, COVID-19’s Impact on Teens, and Stories of Recovery
Dr. Wayne Tuckson discusses COVID-19 hotspots in south-central Kentucky, asks teens about the impact of the distancing period, and talks with those who have recovered from COVID-19. Guests: Matthew L. Hunt, Barren River District Health Department; Emanuelle Sippy, a Lexington teen; ViAsia Bramblett, a Hardin County teen, and COVID-19 survivors Julia Donohue, Sheila Thornsberry, and Hannah Jones.
29 minutes | May 18, 2020
Phases for Reopening Kentucky and Rural Hospitals’ Needs
Dr. Wayne Tuckson and guests provide an update on COVID-19 disease in Kentucky, discussing phases for reopening the state and the needs of rural hospitals, plus a report from a COVID-19 ward in a Louisville hospital. Guests: Steven Stack, MD, commissioner of the Kentucky Department for Public Health; Frances J. Feltner, DNP, director of the University of Kentucky Center of Excellence in Rural Health; and Valerie Briones-Pryor, MD, medical director of the Hospitalist Program at UofL Health.
29 minutes | May 11, 2020
The Impact of COVID-19 on Vulnerable Populations
Dr. Tuckson and guests discuss COVID-19's impact on long-term care facilities, and health disparities that make certain groups more vulnerable to the disease. Guests: Sec. Eric Friedlander, Ky. Cabinet for Health and Family Services; Mike Wideman, administrator at Treyton Oak Towers; Betsy Johnson, president of Ky. Assoc. of Health Care Facilities; and V. Faye Jones, MD, associate V.P. for health affairs and diversity initiatives, University of Louisville.
29 minutes | May 4, 2020
Health Care in the COVID-19 Era and a Testing Update
What safety measures do Kentucky's hospitals, doctors' offices, and dental clinics need to re-open? Dr. Tuckson and guests discuss the new normal for providing medical care and also the latest developments in COVID-19 testing. Guests: Aruni Bhatnagar, Ph.D., professor of medicine at the University of Louisville and director of University of Louisville’s Christina Lee Brown Envirome Institute; Mark Moats, DMD, president of the Kentucky Dental Association; Brent Wright, MD, president of the Kentucky Medical Association; and Steven Stack, MD, commissioner of the Kentucky Department for Public Health.
29 minutes | Apr 28, 2020
Kentucky's Path to Reopening and Mental Health Assistance
Balancing health and economic goals during Kentucky's reopening and treating mental health during COVID-19 are discussed. Guests: Steven Stack, MD, commissioner, Kentucky Department for Public Health; and Joseph G. D’Ambrosio, Ph.D., JD, LMFT, CSW, director of wellness at the University of Louisville Trager Institute and an assistant professor at the University of Louisville School of Medicine.
29 minutes | Apr 21, 2020
The Need for Testing and Helping Food Banks
Dr. Wayne Tuckson provides an update on COVID-19 in Kentucky. Guests: Julie Fischer, Ph.D., an associate research professor of microbiology and immunology at Georgetown University’s Center for Global Health Science and Security; and Michael Halligan, CEO of God’s Pantry Food Bank.
29 minutes | Apr 15, 2020
Accessing Kentucky's Benefits
Dr. Wayne Tuckson provides an update on coronavirus disease 2019, also known as COVID-19, in Kentucky. Guests: Sec. Eric Friedlander, Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services; and Dr. Sarah Moyer, M.D., director of the Louisville Metro Dept. of Public Health and Wellness.
29 minutes | Apr 10, 2020
Preparing for the COVID-19 Surge and Viewer Questions
Dr. Wayne Tuckson gives an update on the COVID-19 pandemic in Kentucky. Guests: Kentucky Public Health Commissioner Dr. Steven Stack, M.D. and Dr. Jason Smith, M.D., chief medical officer at UofL Health. A taped segment with Maria Price, executive director at the St. John Center for Homeless Men in Louisville, examines how the disease is affecting the homeless population.
29 minutes | Apr 10, 2020
Help with Unemployment and Public Health Advice
Dr. Wayne Tuckson provides an update on coronavirus disease 2019, also known as COVID-19, in Kentucky. Guests: Lt. Gov. Jacqueline Coleman (via video call); and Kathleen Winter, Ph.D., an assistant professor of epidemiology at the University of Kentucky College of Public Health.
29 minutes | Apr 10, 2020
What Kentuckians can do to stop the spread of COVID-19
Dr. Wayne Tuckson hosts a weekly update of COVID-19 disease in Kentucky.
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