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Select Specialty Hospital - Central Kentucky

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Fax: (859) 712-7046
Referral Phone: (859) 712-7075
Referral Fax: (859) 712-7053
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Free visitor parking is located in the garage behind the hospital on West Walnut Street.
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About Us

About our hospital

Select Specialty Hospital – Central Kentucky is a 41-bed critical illness recovery hospital located on the fourth floor of Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center. We specialize in helping critically ill patients breathe, speak, eat, walk and think as independently as possible. 

Dining options

The hospital cafeteria is on the ground floor.

Hours:  Monday through Friday, 6:30-10 a.m.; 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; 5-6:30 p.m., 1:30-3 a.m.

On weekends, hours the same except lunch is served from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Vending machines are located in the main entrance lobby and outside the cafeteria area.

Local hotels and restaurants

In addition, there are a number of hotels and motels near our hospital (some of which may offer special rates to our guests), along with a wide range of restaurants and dining options.

Pricing transparency

Effective January 1, 2021, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services is requiring hospitals to make standard charges public. CMS issued a final rule on November 15, 2019 that provides the details related to the required information. Hospitals are expected to update this information at least annually or more often as appropriate, to reflect current charges. Note the standard charges provided may not accurately reflect what any given individual is likely to pay for a particular service, as this will be dependent upon your insurance coverage and the terms of the insurance plan. You should check with your insurance coverage to determine if you will have, any out of pocket costs. Note, some charges may be subject to change during the year without notice and the timing of updates may affect the posted charges on this site.

Note that other healthcare providers who may separately bill the patient may provide some services in our hospital and that provider may or may not participate with the same health insurers or health maintenance organizations as our hospital.

For general billing inquiries, to request an itemized bill, or to pay a bill, contact our Central Business Office at (888) 868-1103. If you need financial assistance related to an outstanding balance due, please refer to our financial hardship policy and contact our Central Business Office at (888) 868-1103 to determine if you qualify for financial assistance.

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