Building the hospital: what's inside

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The focal point of the lobby is "Gingko," a stainless steel and mesh fabric sculpture by artist Warren Seelig, suspended beneath a three-story skylight.

We are building a facility that supports the best that medicine has to offer within warm, familiar surroundings that convey the unique spirit of Kentucky.

Ground Floor

Chandler Emergency Department opened July 14, 2010 

The following public spaces opened May 19, 2011:

Atrium Lobby 

A spacious and welcoming entry with public seating, an inviting water feature and the information desk.

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The 305-seat auditorium off the lobby in the new UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital pavilion. 

Auditorium 

The auditorium will also provide a recording-quality acoustical setting for performances by UK music, dance and drama students, community groups, and renowned artists. In the future, performances can be telecast into patient rooms at UK Chandler Hospital, UK Good Samaritan Hospital and Kentucky Children’s Hospital.

The auditorium will also provide a recording-quality acoustical setting for performances by UK music, dance and drama students, community groups, and renowned artists. In the future, performances can be telecast into patient rooms at UK Chandler Hospital, UK Good Samaritan Hospital and Kentucky Children’s Hospital.

The Courtyard Cafe 

Grab-and-go food such as assorted coffee drinks, pastries, soups, salads, sandwiches, and cold drinks are available. The shop is on the ground floor near the atrium lobby and auditorium.

Courtyard 

A place for tranquility in a lush garden setting with intimate small seating areas and benches built into the natural limestone wall. This area is accessible from the atrium lobby and the auditorium gathering area.

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