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Murray-Calloway County Hospital Welcomes Jennifer Lykes as the New Director of Perinatal Services

April 20, 2020

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Murray-Calloway County Hospital is pleased to welcome Jennifer Lykes, BSN, RN, CCRN, RNC-OB, as the Director of Perinatal Services.

Jennifer is a 2009 graduate of Murray State University’s nursing program where she received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. After graduation, she entered the US Navy where she spent six years as a nurse in Pensacola, Florida and in San Diego, California. She spent time working in Med Surg and Labor and Delivery.

Most recently she worked in Labor & Delivery in Louisville, KY at Norton Women’s and Children’s Hospital and in the Intensive Care Unit at Jewish Hospital.

“I’m very excited to back in Murray, my alma mater and look forward to this new opportunity,” said Jennifer Lykes, Director of Perinatal Services.

Jennifer is married to Marcus, who works as a financial specialist and they have two boys, Brayden who is six years old and Matthew, three.

Jennifer has joined the Labor & Delivery and Post-Partum Department at Murray-Calloway County Hospital. If you have any questions, please contact the Marketing Department at 270.762.1381 or visit

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