Rebecca Shadowen Obituary: The Medical Center has affirmed that Infectious Disease Specialist and network pioneer, Dr. Rebecca Shadowen, has died after complexities identified with COVID-19. Dr. Shadowen tried positive for the infection in May, at that point, was hospitalized in essential condition at UK Healthcare in Lexington.The last update 13 News got was in June when she was moved from the COVID Unit at UK HealthCare in Lexington to a stage down the bed at The Medical Center’s Bowling Green grounds where she was steady.Dr. Shadowen was a necessary individual from the Warren County Coronavirus Taskforce, where she gave direction and essential information about the infection to the network.
Connie Smith, President, and CEO of Med Center Health, expressed, “We are lamenting the loss of Dr. Rebecca Shadowen. There are no words to depict the torment felt by her family, doctor partners, and Med Center Health colleagues. Dr. Shadowen will perpetually be recognized as a broadly perceived master who gave the absolute best consideration to our patients and the network. She was a dear companion to many.”
Dr. Shadowen joined the Medical Staff at The Medical Center at Bowling Green in 1989 and has been a doctor head in our area, over the Commonwealth of Kentucky, and broadly for more than 30 years.