MEDIA ADVISORY: News media contact numbers for UofL Hospital

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    Media relations for University of Louisville Hospital are handled by the University of Louisville Health Sciences Center’s Office of Communications and Marketing.

    To obtain standard one-word condition reports of patients admitted to University of Louisville Hospital: Call the hospital’s main switchboard at 502-562-3000. The reports will be limited to one of the following: “Good,” “Fair,” “Poor” or “Critical.”

    To inquire about arranging interviews with patients, physicians and other staff at UofL Hospital:  Call the media representative on-call during business hours, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., at 502-852-8813. Interviews with patients must be arranged through UofL Hospital representatives because of federal and state laws governing patient privacy.

    All inquiries about patients must include the patient’s first and last name.

    If you have any additional questions about obtaining information from UofL Hospital, please contact Jill Scoggins at jill.scoggins@louisville.edu or her direct line, 502-852-7461.

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    Jill Scoggins is proud of her role as an academic communications professional with more than 25 years’ experience with universities in four states. At UofL, she manages communications for several departments, divisions, institutes and centers within the School of Medicine. Her areas include women’s health, pediatrics, family medicine, geriatric medicine, cardiology and cardiovascular surgery and oncology/hematology, among others.