• New at UK HealthCare

    New Pavilion front 

    New pavilion A 8th floor construction

    This state-of-the-art facility is a key milestone in achieving our vision to become a world-class academic medical center and the state's most comprehensive and advanced health care system.

    • Construction to fit out the 8th Floor of Pavilion A is continuing.
    • Eight additional operating rooms and a hybrid operating room opened in 2012, totaling an additional 600,000 square feet of space. Read more about our new pavilion and construction goals. 
    • Patient Care Floors 6 and 7 opened in May 2011.
    • Public spaces opened in May 2011.
    • New Chandler Emergency Department and Mackenna David Pediatric Emergency Center opened July 2010. 

    Eastern State Hospital

    The new Eastern State Hospital, managed by UK HealthCare, opened Sept. 10, 2013. Read about the new facility.

    Bringing it together.

    The new pavilion at UK Chandler Hospital brings together art, science and healing to provide the highest quality of care. It supports our past, prepares us for the future, and moves us closer to becoming one of the Top 20 public research institutions in the nation.

    Comforting. Inviting.

    The new facility, a total healing environment, supports people who provide care, people who receive care, and those who wish to appreciate a place that reflects the art and beauty of Kentucky.


    UK Community Guide coverView the  UK HealthCare Hospital Community Guide (PDF, 999 KB)   

    Find out about the features of our newest facility.



    hosp-of-tom.jpgView the  Hospital of Tomorrow. . . TODAY brochure (PDF, 929 KB) 

    Describes in detail the fundamentals of the construction project.

    Renewal-winter-2011-thumbView the latest edition of  Renewal (PDF, 478 KB) 

    Your resource for the latest UK HealthCare construction and facilities news.

    uniquely-ky-broch-cov.jpgView the  Uniquely Kentucky brochure (PDF, 7081 KB) 

    Discover the unique features of the project that will make this a hospital like no other.

    Pavilion A - UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital Fact Sheets 

  • The Healing Power of Art.


    Studies show patients who are exposed to art are calmer, have lower blood pressure, heal faster, need less pain medicine, have shorter hospital stays, and hear and follow directions better. Read about  Arts in HealthCare.