Continuing Care Hospital (CCH) is a 25-bed long-term acute care hospital located inside Saint Joseph Hospital.
As part of CHI Saint Joseph Health, CCH offers multiple services to assist in the management of complex medical needs that require an extended hospital stay.
CCH is licensed as a general acute care hospital and addresses the needs of unique and complicated physical, emotional, spiritual, nursing and rehabilitative needs of our patients. Our goal is for you to return to your previous home environment. We have all private rooms and promote patient and family interaction.
To learn more about our long-term acute care services, call 859.313.4366. If you are a provider and need patient referral information, please call 1.888.461.0030 and select option 2.
Long-term acute care hospitals are a special classification of hospital recognized by the federal government for facilities that meet the required specifications. Long-term acute care hospitals are certified to care for patients requiring an extended hospital stay. The average length of stay for an acute-care patient is at least 25 days.
At CCH, we provide private rooms that play an important role in patient privacy, help reduce the risk of infection and promote patient and family interaction. We serve patients who have:
Our multidisciplinary approach includes a collaborative team of health care providers, including a pharmacy and wound care specialist; dieticians; physical, occupational and speech therapists; nurses; and case manager. Our chaplain is also available to help care for your spiritual needs. Services provided by our medical specialists include:
What makes CCH stand out from other long-term acute care hospitals? We are very proud of our accomplishments with quality outcomes and standards using evidence based practice.
Our staff are experienced in caring for the medically complex. We’ve established several teams to assist in the prevention of falls, infections, pneumonia, pressure ulcers and deep vein thrombosis. And have received several quality awards for the services that we provide at our facility.
If you would like to learn more about Continuing Care Hospital at Saint Joseph Hospital, call 859.313.4366. For referral submissions, call 1.888.461.0030.
Continuing Care Hospital
Saint Joseph Hospital
1 Saint Joseph Drive
Lexington, KY 40504
P 1.888.461.0030 select option 2