Medical Care & Services

Last Updated : Thu Jan 01 2009 | Read : 3763 |

Somerset-Pulaski County serves as the regional hub for comprehensive health-care services.

medicalLake Cumberland Regional Hospital anchors the health-care services with a 259-bed full-service acute-care facility. Continually upgrading to provide the latest in medical technology and services, the hospital has completed eight major expansion projects since it opened in 1976.

A modern, state-of-the-art facility, Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital offers complete cardiac care - including open-heart surgery, interventional cardiology and electrophysiology - as well as a neuroscience institute that is rated among the best in the nation. The hospital also contains a complete clinical laboratory, 24-hour ER, intensive care units, surgical services - including plastic, vascular, thoracic, orthopedic and urological - as well as diagnostic imaging, featuring 1.5 tesla MRI, 64-slice CT, PET and digital mammography. Other specialty services include women’s and children’s services, a Level II neonatal nursery, cardiopulmonary services, behavioral health unit, and inpatient rehabilitation unit. medicalLake Cumberland Regional Hospital’s standalone treatment facilities include: The Imaging Center, The Sleep Disorders Center, Lake Cumberland Surgery Center, Lake Cumberland Cancer Treatment Center, Cardiopulmonary Rehab, Outpatient Physical Therapy, Lake Cumberland Wound Care Center® and Hyperbaric Medicine, and Commonwealth Bariatric Center. Fore more information on LCRH, visit their website at