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April 27, 2015 3:04 PM ET

Healthcare Providers and Services

Company Overview of Hospice of The Bluegrass, Inc.

Company Overview

Hospice of The Bluegrass, Inc. provides hospice programs and services for patients in central, southeastern, and northern Kentucky counties. It offers home care, nursing home care, inpatient care, palliative care, extra care, and bereavement support services; and services for veterans. The company provides end-of-life care and support for terminally ill patients at their homes and nursing facilities, as well as at the hospice care centers in Lexington and Hazard. Hospice of The Bluegrass, Inc. was formerly known as Community Hospice of Lexington and changed its name to Hospice of The Bluegrass, Inc. in January 1986. The company was founded in 1978 and is based in Lexington, Kentucky.

2312 Alexandria Drive

Lexington, KY 40504

United States

Founded in 1978

Phone:

859-276-5344

Fax:

859-223-0490

Key Executives for Hospice of The Bluegrass, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Age: 66
Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Finance
Vice President of Compliance and Quality Improvement and Corporate Compliance Officer
Chief Medical Officer
Age: 54
Chief Clinical Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Hospice of The Bluegrass, Inc. Key Developments

Hospice of the Bluegrass Cuts More Jobs, to Close Palliative Care Center in Lexington

Hospice of the Bluegrass announced that it has laid off 28 workers, cut back on in-patient beds and will close a palliative care clinic in Lexington by the end of May 2014. The recently announced layoffs represent a 20% reduction in staff since the beginning of the year, including 46 people cut in January and 47 people who have left the organization but whose jobs were not filled. In addition to cutting staff and beds, the company has physically consolidated some offices to reduce overhead costs.

Hospice of the Bluegrass Announces Board Appointments

Hospice of the Bluegrass announced that the following have been named new board members for 2014: David Brennen, University of Kentucky College of Law; Jenna Canning; and Jeff Raines, Raines, Buechel, Conley & Dusing. The following have been named board officers for 2014: Mark Nabity, Grayhawk, chair; Eric Frankl, Blue Grass Airport, vice chair; Jen Shah, Dean Dorton Allen Ford, treasurer; and Shannon Arvin, Stoll Keenon Ogden, secretary.

Hospice of the Bluegrass Lays Off 46 Workers

Hospice of the Bluegrass is laying off 46 people, or 7% of its 617-person staff. The cuts affected staff at all of the sites operated by her organization, including social workers, chaplains and administrative positions. No nurses were laid off. Hospice blamed the layoffs on cuts in reimbursements and having to deal with new regulatory requirements that include additional data collection about patient care and outcomes, which increased the organization's costs.

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