Eastern State Hospital

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3:32 pm
Fri January 18, 2013

UK to Take Over Management of Eastern State Hospital

A new Eastern State Hospital is under construction at UK's Coldstream Research Campus
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The University of Kentucky will replace the struggling Bluegrass Mental Health-Mental Retardation Board in overseeing the Eastern State psychiatric hospital in Lexington. 

Officials announced the new agreement between UK and the state Cabinet for Health & Family Services today at the university’s Coldstream Research Campus, where construction of a new Eastern State complex is underway.

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