Skip to Main Content

Kentucky Health talks with hospital chaplain


Kentucky Health talks with hospital chaplain

For Release: 05/06/20 9:12 AM

In the next episode of Kentucky Health, Dr. Wayne Tuckson speaks with Katherine Lesch, the chaplain supervisor in the Office of Spiritual Care at UofL Health – Jewish Hospital, about the roles a chaplain plays at a hospital and how she helps people with emotional and spiritual issues.

Kentucky Health: Hospital Chaplain airs Friday, May 15 at 6/5 pm on KET.

Kentucky Health is a weekly KET program that seeks to improve the people’s health through education and increased awareness. Kentucky Health is hosted by Dr. Wayne Tuckson, a colorectal surgeon in Louisville, and produced by Laura Krueger.

KET is Kentucky’s largest classroom, where learning comes to life for more than one million people each week via television, online and mobile. Learn more about Kentucky’s preeminent public media organization at, on Twitter @KET and at


Todd Piccirilli
Senior Director, Marketing and Communications