Western State Nursing Facility

(270) 889-6025
2400 Russellville Road
P.O. Box 2000
Hopkinsville, KY  42241-2200
Owner:  Commonwealth of Kentucky 

Procedure for Admission:  Referral only 
Selection Criteria:  Selected by committee and Axis I and Axis III diagnosis
Not Accepted:  Tracheotomy or Ventilator Dependent
Daycare Facilities:  Not Available
Respite Care:  Not Available

Laundry Charges:  None
Personal Furniture:  As space allows
Total Beds: 144
Total Rooms: 72 (8 Private; 60 Semi-private; 4 Wards)
Bathroom Facilities:  Private and Shared
Telephone Services: Available per request in private area on unit
Television Services:  3 per Unit; Personal TV's allowed 

Food Service Only Employees: 7 (Resident food preferences honored)
Dining Room Capacity: 144
Menus Posted (Resident food preferences honored) 
Breakfast: 7:30am
Lunch: 12:15pm
Dinner: 5:30pm

Day                RN's: 7       LPN's: 9        Aides/CMT's: 30
Evening         RN's: 3       LPN's: 5        Aides/CMT's: 30 
Midnight       RN's: 2       LPN's: 5        Aides/CMT's: 20

Therapy Services/Cost:  Speech Therapy
Pharmacy Affiliation: Contract services - located on grounds
Doctors who visit regularly: Dr. Strephlene, ARNP Linda Dillard
Dentists who visit regularly:  Dr. Swain
Beauty Salon:  Available weekly
Resident Council:  Meets monthly
Family Council:  
Weekly Church Services:  Available weekly - shared with Western State Hospital