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University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital

Albert B. Chandler Hospital

Opened in 1962, the University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital, a 569-bed acute care hospital, is part of the UK HealthCare patient care enterprise.

UK Chandler Hospital has Central and Eastern Kentucky’s only Level I trauma center, and handles the most severe traumas. It has the only Level IV neonatal intensive care unit in the area to treat the sickest infants.

The hospital also offers 100 intensive care beds, a post-anesthesia care unit, 17 operating rooms,14-bed labor and delivery, and 26 mother-baby rooms. The hospital draws upon the resources of six UK colleges: Medicine, Nursing, Health Sciences, Dentistry, Pharmacy and Public Health.

  • Parking

    The hospital parking garage is located at 110 Transcript Ave., directly across S. Limestone from UK Chandler Hospital. The garage entrance is on Transcript Avenue. There is a fee for parking; rates are posted at the garage entrance.

    Extended-stay (seven-day) parking passes are available for purchase in the parking office on Level A (ground floor) of the hospital parking garage. Once you have purchased two consecutive seven-day passes, there will be no charge for the remainder of your visit. Contact the parking office at 859-323-8085.

    Directions − If you need directions to or from the hospital, stop by an information desk for assistance or ask one of the service ambassadors in the garage.

    Proceed to Level A of the garage for wheelchair-friendly shuttle transportation to the entrance of UK Chandler Hospital.

    Emergency Department

    Parking for our Emergency Department (ED) is located across South Limestone in our hospital garage. We provide a free shuttle service to and from the garage 24 hours a day, every five minutes. Please inform the driver you are going to the ED so you can be dropped at the appropriate stop. A small parking lot at our ED entrance has a 30-minute time limit. This can be used to drop off passengers prior to moving the car to the garage. Please speak with a security officer when you are ready to return to the garage for your car.

  • Amenities

    • Chapel
    • Chaplain
    • Communication Assistance
    • Dining
    • Fax and Copy Machines
    • Gift Shop
    • Health Education Center
    • Information Desk
    • Internet/Wi-Fi
    • Pharmacy Services
    • Post Office
    • Telephones
    • Wheelchairs, Wheelchair-Accessible parking and doors
    • Unisex Restrooms