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BAPTIST HEALTH CORBIN Baptist Health Corbin is located at 1 Trillium Way in Corbin. You can contact the hos- pital at 606-528-1212 for more information. Baptist Health Corbin, a 273- bed acute and skilled care facil- ity, provides a broad spectrum of healthcare services to residents of Whitley, Knox, Laurel, Bell, Clay, McCreary, Harlan and Pu- laski counties and Jellico, Tenn. Baptist Health Corbin is a vital part of its community, with out- reach and education programs to address conditions such as diabe- tes, cancer and heart disease. In addition to inpatient and out- patient medical and surgical care, services include: - Ambulatory care - Baptist Health Family Fitness - Behavioral Health including Adult psychiatry, adolescent psy- chiatry and chemical dependency - Breast Care - Cancer Care - Cardiopulmonary services - Diabetes Education - Diagnostic imaging - Emergency Department - Express and Urgent Care - Heart care including cardiac cath lab, interventional cardiol- ogy and cardiac rehabilitation - Infusion Care - Laboratory - Medication Management - Mother and Baby Care - Nursery and Level II Interme- diate Care Nursery - Occupational health - Orthopedics - Outpatient specialty clinics in pediatric surgery, thoracic/car- diovascular surgery, neurology/ neurosurgery, allergy, rheuma- tology, dermatology and ear, nose and throat - Outpatient diagnostic center - Outpatient Rehabilitation Center seeing adult and pediatrics - Physical Rehabilitation Cen- ter - Radiology - Surgical Services - Therapy Services including Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Speech Therapy - Women’s Health Care ContinueCARE Hospital ContinueCARE Hospital at Baptist Health Corbin (formerly Oak Tree Hospital) is southeast- ern Kentucky's only Long Term Acute Care Hospital (LTACH). This is a specialty designation given to just over 400 hospitals in the United States and only eight hospitals in Kentucky. ContinueCARE Hospital at Baptist Health Corbin is staffed with physicians, nurses, thera- pists, and aides who understand how important it is for patients to receive the best care along with love and compassion so that they have the greatest chance for a successful recovery. ContinueCARE Hospital at Baptist Health Corbin is inte- grated into Baptist Health’s de- livery of care, offering acute care and comprehensive therapies for acutely ill patients requiring an extended hospital stay. Located on the Baptist Health Corbin campus, the 32-bed facility offers compassionate care by a multi- disciplinary team of health care professionals. Specialty services at Con- tinueCARE Hospital at Baptist Health Corbin include compre- hensive respiratory manage- ment and wound care services designed to treat patients with infectious diseases/sepsis, un- controlled diabetes, cancer, com- plicated wounds, uncontrolled pain, and many other conditions requiring intensive/acute care. An individualized treatment plan is developed for each patient to- ward eventual transition to home or another facility, and optimal recovery. Call (606) 523-5150 for more information or visit ContinueC- ARE Hospital at 1 Trillium Way, Corbin. About Baptist Health Founded in 1924 in Louisville, Kentucky, Baptist Health is a full-spectrum health system dedi- cated to improving the health of the communities it serves. The Baptist Health family consists of nine hospitals (eight owned and one managed); employed and independent physicians; more than 300 points of care, includ- ing outpatient facilities, physi- cian practices and services, ur- gent care and retail-based clinics; outpatient diagnostic and surgery centers; home care; occupational medicine and physical therapy clinics; and fitness centers. Its subsidiary, Baptist Health Plan, provides health insurance, man- aged care services and admin- istrative services to employers, employees and their dependents, serving members in Kentucky, Indiana and several surrounding states. Baptist Health’s eight owned hospitals include more than 2,400 licensed beds in Corbin, La Grange, Lexington, Louisville, Madisonville, Paducah, Rich- mond and New Albany, Ind. Bap- tist Health manages Hardin Me- morial Health, a 300-bed hospital in Elizabethtown. Baptist Health employs nearly 21,000 people in Kentucky and surrounding states. Baptist’s physician network, Baptist Health Medical Group, has nearly 1,100 employed pro- viders, including about 600 em- ployed physicians, plus more than 2,000 independent physi- cians. The Times-Tribune • Community Guide 2019 — Page 25