Orthopedic Physicians Recognized for Performance

Leaders of KentuckyOne Health hospitals participating in the Medicare Orthopedic Bundled Payment Care Improvement (BPCI) Initiative, along with KHP care management staff, were pleased to recognize 15 orthopedic surgeons for outstanding quality. Providers received performance awards from Year 2 of the program, and awards were earned by optimizing patient care pathways and exceeding expectations on quality metrics. While the BPCI program has concluded, Year 3 results won’t be released until fall 2019.

Providers recognized include: 

  • Dr. John Balthrop, Lexington
  • Dr. Patrice Beliveau, London
  • Dr. David Burandt, Lexington
  • Dr. Christian Christensen, Lexington
  • Dr. Gregory D’Angelo, Lexington
  • Dr. Ryan Donegan, Lexington
  • Dr. Wallace Huff, Lexington
  • Dr. Tharun Karthikeyan, Lexington (pictured below)
  • Dr. Arthur Malkani, Louisville
  • Dr. Logan Mast, Louisville (pictured below)
  • Dr. Alan Oster, London (pictured below)
  • Dr. Jay Shah, London
  • Dr. Raymond Shea, Louisville (pictured below)
  • Dr. Jeffrey Stimac, Louisville
  • Dr. Veronica Vasicek, Lexington

RN Health Coach Misty Stallard joins Jewish Hospital President/CMO Ron Waldridge, MD to present a Certificate of Appreciation to Raymond Shea, MD.


RN Health Coach Misty Stallard and Dr. Ron Waldridge, President/CMO of Jewish Hospital present a Certficate of Appreciation to Logan Mast, MD.


Saint Joseph Hospital London President Terry Deis and RN Health Coach Teresa Lucas present a Certificate of Appreciation to Alan Oster, MD.


KHP Care Management team members, Pam Thompson, Shannon Nally and Dorothy Lockhart, join Saint Joseph Hospital President Bruce Tassin and Orthopedic Navigator Liz Lyons to present a Certificate of Appreciation to Dr. Tharun Karthikeyan.