KHA is grateful for the support of its Annual Sponsors! Through their generous donations, KHA is better able to support its members and provide a wide array of services.

For information about becoming a sponsor, visit the sponsorship opportunities page.

Elite Sponsor

Logo for Collective MedicalCollective Medical, a PointClickCare company, helps care teams collaborate to support their most vulnerable patients — those whose needs cannot be met in any single care setting.

If you are interested in what Collective Medical can do for your facility, please reach out to Leslie Hinton ([email protected]).

Diamond Sponsor

KeyBridge specializes in patient-first healthcare revenue management; including patient-balance billing, bad-debt recovery, ancillary services and Master Class training. Leveraging a patient-care approach, KeyBridge is transforming the patient billing experience, enhancing the revenue cycle and providing healthcare clients with improved cash flow while reducing cost of recovery. Recognized as a 14-time Best Place to Work winner, we know firsthand the business benefits of positive relationship experiences. And, our vision for “care in everything we do” provides our clients with excellent ROI, settled accounts and raving, happy patient advocates. Learn more at KeyBridgeMed.com.

Platinum Sponsors

Republic Bank, headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, has over 44 banking centers across five states. Republic is one of the largest locally owned community banks.

To get in touch with Republic Bank, contact Jessica Beatty ([email protected] or 502-329-4587).

Silver Sponsors

Aetna Better Health of Kentucky is part of Aetna, one of the nation’s leading healthcare providers and part of the CVS Health Family. We have over 30 years of experience serving Medicaid populations including children, adults, and people with disabilities or other serious health conditions.

To get in touch with Aetna Better Health of Kentucky, contact Candace Gurley ([email protected]).


Concord Medical Group is a physician owned and operated practice management organization that provides top quality emergency department, hospitalist and radiology services to hospitals in Kentucky.

To get in touch with Concord Medical Group, contact Tyler Sutphen ([email protected] or 615-610-5434).

DBL Law is a full-service law firm with offices in Louisville, Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky. DBL provides advice and counsel to a wide array of health care systems and hospitals, and many other businesses throughout Kentucky and beyond.

To get in touch with DBL Law, contact Matt Klein ([email protected] or 859-426-2170).


Dean Dorton provides accounting, business consulting and advisory services for organizations across the health care industry spectrum. Dean Dorton can provide assistance and leadership on a variety of strategic, financial, operational and regulatory compliance matters.

To get in touch with Dean Dorton, contact Adam Shewmaker ([email protected] or 502-566-1054).

MCM CPA offers a wide range of health care services, such as operational improvement, certificate of need application assistance, health care audits and tax services and so much more.

To get in touch with MCM CPA, contact Barry Pennybaker ([email protected]).


Passport by Molina believes every person, family, and community deserves access to high-quality health care regardless of their situation. Their mission is to deliver effective, reliable, and affordable health care to those who need it most.

For decades, Schmidt Associates has built its entire approach on the idea of “Servant Leadership.” As servant leaders, Schmidt's architects and engineers seek to deeply understand their clients and put their mission and goals first. This ensures the designs reflect the client, not Schmidt. It means clients get the best possible results toward accomplishing their mission. The Schmidt team connects the environment of care to positive patient outcomes.

To get in touch with Schmidt Associates, contact Kathryn Giles ([email protected] or 502-494-1480).


Tri-Tec Medical is a telemetry, vital signs, and central monitoring equipment service provider with 35 years of experience. Short or long-term rental plans or purchase options are available.

To get in touch with Tri-Tec Medical, contact Gordon Thomas Griffin ([email protected] or 502-494-1480).

UnitedHealthcare is dedicated to helping people live healthier lives and making the health system work better for everyone.


U.S. Anesthesia Partners provides hospitals with comprehensive anesthesia solutions. Their mission is to deliver the highest quality care, stable workforce, operational efficiency to ensure patients needs are met. .

To get in touch with U.S. Anesthesia Partners, contact Marty Watson ([email protected]).

WellCare understands that having access to the right tools and resources are important to help you and your staff streamline day-to-day administrative tasks.



Bronze Sponsors

Offering a 100% cloud-based integrated solution, Azalea Health delivers electronic health records and revenue cycle management designed for rural and community practices and hospitals.

To get in touch with Azalea Health, contact Robin Winningham ([email protected]).


Blue & Co., LLC is a regional public accounting firm serving Kentucky hospitals with reimbursement, revenue cycle and other financial items for the past 25 years.

To get in touch with Blue & Co., contact Nick Ficklin ([email protected]).

Boehringer Ingelheim has pushed the boundaries of science for over a century. They approach every health challenge with determination and passion for improving the lives of the patients they serve.

To get in touch with Boehringer Ingelheim, contact Zoe Owen ([email protected]).


Champlin's forward-thinking health care designs meet the changing demands of the consumer, technology and the economic environment. "The critical ingredient to our success is our willingness to listen and learn from care providers, giving us the sort of insight which few designers ever take full advantage. The goal of creating sustainable, evidence-based designs, incorporating integrative medicine and patient-centered care drives every project. We bring the same passion for excellence and client service to all of our work, from small equipment replacements to new large suburban treatment centers, major clinical reorganizations, and expansions to greenfield and brownfield replacement hospitals.

To get in touch with Champlin Architecture, contact Melissa Lutz ([email protected]).

Community Hospital Corporation owns, manages, and consults with community hospitals nationwide to guide, support, and enhance the mission of community hospitals and health care providers.

To get in touch with CHC, contact David Domingue ([email protected]).


DNV is a health care accreditation and certification organization with deeming authority from CMS. Over 800 U.S. hospitals have embraced the organization's empowering, patient-focused, and collaborative approach.

To get in touch with DNV, contact Randi Hamilton ([email protected]).

As patient billing and bad debt recover leaders for health care, ERDMAN helps clients solve complex health care challenges to create healthier communities.

To get in touch with ERDMAN, contact Janet Lively McCauley ([email protected]).


As patient billing and bad debt recover leaders for healthcare, PFC USA provides a superior patient experience while maximizing AR recovery. Services are HFMA Peer Reviewed.

To get in touch with PFC USA, contact John Kaszuba, Regional Vice President ([email protected]).


Pringle Robotics provides autonomous robotic solutions to hospitals. Our delivery, disinfection and floor cleaning BoTs make your staff more productive and help hospitals become more efficient.

To get in touch with Pringle Robotics, contact Dwayne Buckles ([email protected]).


Sanofi Vaccines partners with the public health, medical, and scientific communities to improve access to life-protecting vaccines and increase vaccination coverage, while striving to develop new and improved vaccines to enhance health and well-being.To get in touch with Sanofi Vaccines, contact Erin Hodges ([email protected]).


Steptoe & Johnson PLLC attorneys provide legal, regulatory, litigation, transactional and business counsel across the spectrum of the healthcare industry in Kentucky and across the U.S.

To get in touch with Steptoe & Johnson, contact Aleah Schutze, Attorney ([email protected]).


UltraGroup is a health care management company providing comprehensive solutions to rural hospitals for inpatient and outpatient adult and senior behavioral health services.

To get in touch with UltraGroup, contact Jacob Shaheen ([email protected]).

Other Sponsors