Skilled Nursing Services

When you or a loved one require Rehabilitation Services, need comprehensive short-term skilled nursing and rehabilitation services following illness, injury or surgery, there is compassionate, quality care right here close to home, at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital’s Special Care Unit.

Our multidisciplinary team of experts works together to ensure that each patient who comes through our doors has the care and support they need to meet their individual goals and reach their maximum potential. Our goal is to help them to return home and get back to doing the things they enjoy as quickly as possible.


Our 5-Star* facility offers:

  • Dedicated nursing care with RNs and LPNs
  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
  • Recreational Therapy – including pet therapy
  • Dietary consultation
  • Pharmacy consultation
  • Social services
  • Primarily private rooms
  • Daily physician or physician extender services as needed

*U.S. News & World Report – Best Nursing Homes

When to Talk with Your Doctor

We want to make the process as easy for you and your loved ones as possible. If you have experienced an acute event (medical or surgical) that occurs as a result of recent illness, injury or exacerbation of a disease process, talk to your doctor about the compassionate, quality care at the Special Care Unit of Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.


For more information

For more information about the Special Care Unit or for questions, please call us at 606-678-3308.