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Three newly-built outpatient facilities are slated to be in Henderson, Madisonville and Muhlenberg County. The facilities will house new health services for the communities such as primary care, urgent care, urology, orthopedics, general surgery, cardiology and more.

The Owensboro Health leadership team and Board of Directors are focused on proactively identifying and responding to healthcare needs throughout western Kentucky and southern Indiana. The new outpatient facilities further support Owensboro Health’s mission to heal the sick and to improve the health of the communities we serve by providing a wide range of outpatient services as well as providing patients convenient access to the care they need, when they need it.


Owensboro Health is a community-focused, nonprofit healthcare system that provides  innovative medical advancements and compassionate care to help improve the community. Owensboro Health includes Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, which is a top-rated hospital located 123 miles north of Nashville, TN and 109 miles southwest of Louisville, KY. Owensboro Health also includes Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital; Owensboro Health Twin Lakes Medical Center; diagnostic centers and regional clinics; primary care, education and wound healing centers; a cancer center; home care services; three Healthplex locations; and Healthpark.


Owensboro Health Regional Hospital represents a new era of health care and wellness for the region. The brand-new, $500 million dollar hospital and medical office building project features a nine-story facility licensed for 477 patient beds, and offers views of lush green vistas and natural scenery from every room. In addition, highly advanced medical technology is easily accessible. Among the advancements, Owensboro Health has invested in:

  • 16 operating room suites
  • 2 da Vinci® surgical systems to aid in minimally invasive procedures
  • Expanded Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Epic - electronic medical records system
  • RFID (Radio-frequency Identification) system for technology tracking and inventory

Each year, Owensboro Health Regional Hospital averages 2,100 births; 73,000 ER visits, 18,000 admissions and 870,000 outpatient visits.. System-wide, the organization has nearly 4,800 employees and over 250 medical staff. 


Offering timeless bluegrass traditions, natural attractions such as the famous Land Between the Lakes; the city of Owensboro – Kentucky’s third largest; and the creative art and energy throughout the region. Home to world-famous Kentucky barbecue and music legends, Bill Monroe, the Everly Brothers and W.C. Handy, the Bluegrass, Blues & Barbecue region of Kentucky travels the roads of tradition. Enjoy music festivals, Civil War re-enactments, Ellis Park Racetrack, Broadway shows, outdoor adventure and more.

Western Kentucky offers mix of water sports, family fun, arts, culture, historic sites and entertainment. Kentucky Lake, Lake Barkley and the Land between the Lakes is a popular family destination within a short drive with all the water recreation imaginable - fish, ski, sail, tube, kayak, jet ski, drag race, swim and relax. Head for a Kentucky state park and enjoy outdoor recreation such as hiking, biking, horseback riding and ATV trail riding and other area attractions.

Whether you’re a young professional just starting your career, parents seeking a family-friendly community, or an empty nester, an abundance of options await you in Western Kentucky including excellent schools, opportunities for outdoor recreation, and the finest in arts and entertainment – all in an area where the cost of living is reasonable and real estate is plentiful and affordable.