Our Patients

Continuing-Care-Hospital-Patient-Care-3.jpgThe Continuing Care Hospital serves patients who have:

  • Complex Medical Conditions
  • Respiratory Infections and Disorders
  • Prolonged Mechanical Ventilation
  • Long-term IV Antibiotic Therapy
  • Cardiac Conditions
  • Wound Care Needs
  • Complex Post-Surgical Conditions
  • Rehabilitation Capability with Complicated Needs


Case Management at the Continuing Care Hospital

  • Serves as the communication link between you, your family, your physician and the staff.
  • Works with you and the interdisciplinary team to enhance your care and your overall satisfaction while in the hospital.
  • Identifies obstacles and conflicts with your care delivery and resolves them with the interdisciplinary team.
  • Coordinates care plan meetings to outline your specific care needs and your progress toward discharge.
  • Coordinates transfer to other facilities as needed or coordinates your discharge to home.
  • Coordinates home care services and necessary medical equipment.
  • Works collaboratively between all disciplines to ensure each patient’s care is optimized throughout their entire stay.


Excellent Quality Outcomes

The Continuing Care Hospital is a 57-bed long-term acute care hospital with 32 beds located within Saint Joseph East and 25 beds located within Saint Joseph Hospital.



CHI Saint Joseph Health | Continuing Care - Saint Joseph Hospital

1 Saint Joseph Drive, 3rd and 4th Floors
Lexington, KY 40504
859.313.4366  |  859.313.4848