Good Samaritan Hospital

State-of-the-art medical care

Patients seeking UK expertise in a community-hospital environment may choose UK Good Samaritan Hospital. We offer state-of-the-art medical care services in downtown Lexington, all private rooms and a high level of personal care.

With more than 600 clinical and ancillary staff and a medical staff of more than 600 physicians, UK Good Samaritan is able to offer a broad range of health care services to meet the needs of the residents of central and eastern Kentucky.

UK Good Samaritan Hospital is home to the second-largest orthopaedic and joint replacement program in Kentucky. A state-of-the-art diagnostic center provides walk-in appointments for X-ray, as well as MRI appointments available to schedule by calling 859-323-9729.

A 50,000-square-foot medical office building is conveniently connected to the hospital by a pedway and is home to specialty physicians including orthopaedics, internal medicine and plastic surgery.


UK Good Samaritan Hospital is an acute-care facility with 180 licensed beds. Founded in 1888, the hospital has a long tradition of providing exceptional patient care in a community-hospital atmosphere. Its acquisition in July 2007 by UK HealthCare added the resources of a major health care system.

With more than 600 clinical and ancillary staff and a medical staff of more than 600 physicians, UK Good Samaritan is able to offer a broad range of health care services to meet the needs of the residents of central and eastern Kentucky. All patient rooms in the hospital are single-occupancy, ensuring each patient privacy and individual attention.

Learn more about pre-admission testing and surgical care at Good Samaritan.

Phone numbers by department

General Information/Patient Information: 859-226-7000

Financial Counseling: 859-226-7346 or 859-323-9898

Health Information Management (Medical Records): 859-226-7033

Patient Billing – Hospital or Physician (KMSF): 859-257-7900

Human Resources: 859-226-7001

Patient Registration: 859-226-7100

Administration: 859-226-7150

Breast Cancer-Mammography: 859-226-7020

Case Management: 859-226-7204

Center for Behavioral Health - Adults: 859-226-7063  Fax:  859-226-7266

Center for Behavioral Health - Adolescents: 859-226-7060  Fax:  859-226-7064

Central Admitting: 859-226-7100

Customer Service: 859-226-7040

Diagnostic Imaging - Central Scheduling: 859-226-7010

Diagnostic Imaging - Weekday Information: 859-226-7144

Diagnostic Imaging - After Hours: 859-330-5041

Diagnostic Imaging - CT Suite: 859-226-7013

Diagnostic Imaging- MRI Line: 859-226-7200

Diagnostic Imaging- Records Management: 859-226-7014

Emergency Room: 859-226-7014

Intensive Care Unit: 859-226-7364  Fax:  859-226-7367

Laboratory: 859-323-9579  Fax:  859-226-7093

Medical Records: 859-226-7033

Medical Staff Office: 859-226-7069

Neurodiagnostics: 859-226-7009

Ortho/Neuro Center - Sixth Floor: 859-226-7167 Fax:  859-226-7169

Pathology: 859-226-7094

Patient Information - Front desk: 859-226-7000

Pharmacy: 859-226-7038

Rehabilitation Services (PT/OT):  259-226-7095

Pre-Admission Testing: 859-226-7103

Quality Resource Management: 859-226-7220

Respiratory Care: 859-226-7025

Select Specialty Hospital - Admissions: 859-226-7138

Sleep Center: 859-226-7006

Surgical Services Director: 859-226-7135

Surgical Services - PACU: 859-226-7139

Surgery - Pre-Op: 859-226-7140

Surgery - Central Scheduling: 859-226-7010

Telemetry Main - Fourth floor: 859-226-7075 Fax:  859-226-7077

Telemetry West - Fourth floor: 859-226-7365  Fax:  859-226-7366

Wound Care Clinic: 859-226-7050

Broad range of services

UK HealthCare Good Samaritan Hospital prides itself on providing state-of-the-art medical care in a patient-focused, community-hospital setting.


Adolescent OB-GYN

Asthma, Allergy & Sinus

Cardiovascular Medicine

Diagnostic Imaging

Emergency Medicine

Endocrine Surgery

Gastroenterology-Good Samaritan Professional Arts Center

Gill Heart & Vascular Institute–Good Samaritan

Good Samaritan Hospital

Good Samaritan MOB Urology

Good Samaritan Professional Arts Center

Hospital Medicine

Laboratory Services

Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Nephrology, Bone & Mineral Metabolism

Obstetrics & Gynecology

Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine - Good Samaritan

Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery

Physical Therapy–Good Samaritan Medical Office Building

Primary Care Pediatrics


Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

Speech Language Pathology

Spine Care

Surgical Specialties Clinic

UK Orthopaedic Spine & Joint Clinic

UK Sleep Disorders Center

Ultrasound Services

Vein Clinic

Women's Health Services


Effective March 1, 2020

Visitors and patients may park in the hospital garage adjacent to South Limestone. Enter via E. Maxwell Street. There is no charge for parking. Free parking is also available at the Medical Office Building and the Professional Arts Center.

Parking gates

  • Open 4:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Daytime operations will remain the same.
  • Closed 7:30 p.m.-4:30 a.m. The gates will be lowered from 7:30 p.m. to 4:30 a.m. each day. A preprinted ticket will be needed in order to exit for free 
    • Once the gates are down:
      • No ticket will be dispensed upon entering the garage. The gates senses vehicles and will open.
      • To exit the garage without paying a fee, you must receive a preprinted ticket from inside GSH to be inserted at the gate when you exit.


Preprinted tickets are available in two locations:

  • GSH Emergency Department (for ED patients only).
  • UK Security Fast Pass Station, located at the 1st floor GSH entrance (for all other UK HealthCare patients, visitors, and employees).
  • Any UK HealthCare employee, patient, or visitor to GSH may get preprinted tickets from the above areas when they leave during overnight hours (7 p.m.-4:30 a.m.).
    • There will be a $25 exit fee (to be paid via credit card) if you do not have a preprinted ticket.


  • ATM
  • Chapel
  • Chaplain
  • Communication Assistance
  • Dining
  • Fax and Copy Machines
  • Gift Shop
  • Guest Accomodations
  • Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Notary
  • Patient & Family Services
  • Pharmacy Services
  • Public Transportation
  • Showers
  • Telephones
  • Wheelchairs, Wheelchair-Accessible parking and doors
  • Unisex Restrooms


Good Samaritan Hospital
Good Samaritan Hospital
Good Samaritan Professional Arts Building
Good Samaritan Professional Arts Building

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