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: 859-323-7000
Financial Counseling: 859-323-9898
Health Information Management (Medical Records): 859-323-5117
Patient Billing – Hospital or Physician (KMSF): 859-257-7900
Human Resources: 859-257-9555
Patient Registration: 859-323-5062
Case Management: 859-226-7204
Center for Behavioral Health - Adults: 859-218-9340 Fax: 859-226-7266
Center for Behavioral Health - Adolescents: 859-218-9381 Fax: 859-226-7064
Central Admitting: 859-323-5062
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: 859-323-8872
Emergency Room: 859-323-8872
Intensive Care Unit: 859-218-9311 Fax: 859-226-7367
Laboratory: 859-323-9579 Fax: 859-226-7093
Medical Records: 859-323-5117
Ortho/Neuro Center - Sixth Floor: 859-218-9341 Fax: 859-226-7169
Patient Information - Front desk: 859-323-7000
Rehabilitation Services (PT/OT): 859-226-7095
Pre-Admission Testing: 859-226-7103
Quality Resource Management: 859-226-7220
Respiratory Care: 859-226-7025
Sleep Center: 859-218-9363
Surgical Services Director: 859-218-9412
Surgical Services - PACU: 859-218-9426
Surgery - Pre-Op: 859-218-9426
Surgery - Central Scheduling: 859-226-7010
Telemetry Main - Fourth floor: 859-218-9301 Fax: 859-226-7077
Telemetry West - Fourth floor: 859-218-9308 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 Behavioral Health
Asthma, Allergy & Sinus
Ear, Nose & Throat–Good Samaritan
Gill Heart & Vascular Institute–Good Samaritan
Good Samaritan Hospital
Good Samaritan MOB Urology
Good Samaritan Professional Arts Center
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
Surgical Specialties Clinic
UK Orthopaedic Spine & Joint Clinic
UK Sleep Disorders Center
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.
- 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.
- Once the gates are down:
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.
- Communication Assistance
- Fax and Copy Machines
- Gift Shop
- Guest Accomodations
- Patient & Family Services
- Pharmacy Services
- Public Transportation
- Wheelchairs, Wheelchair-Accessible parking and doors
- Unisex Restrooms