Strategic Health lands Kentucky wellness contract

Population health management company Strategic Health Services has landed a contract with Ashland, Kentucky-based King's Daughters Health System to provide wellness solutions.

Through the deal, terms of which were not disclosed in a release, the Franklin-based company will offer comprehensive health and wellness services for the health system's 4,500 employees. King's Daughters includes two hospitals, a physician group, a rehabilitation center and a medical transportation arm.

"We believe, at the end of the day, that true population health will be won by the local hospitals and health care systems," said Chris Caramanico, SHS CEO. "We are excited to partner with such a forward thinking organization as King's Daughters. We look forward to working with KDMC on this exciting initiative to create healthier and more productive employees and community populations."