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Facts and stats about Baptist Health Louisville

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Baptist Health Louisville, a 519-bed acute care hospital in the heart of St. Matthews, is a leading healthcare provide in the Metro Louisville area. With a workforce of more than 3,600, it is one of Louisville’s Top 10 employers. Offering a convenient suburban location, comprehensive services and a warm, family-oriented atmosphere, Baptist Health Louisville is one of the most widely used hospitals in the area. The 52-acre main campus includes the hospital, physician office buildings, a radiation center for cancer patients and a day care center for employees’ children.

Baptist Health Louisville also has three off-site locations for outpatient care:

  • Baptist Eastpoint, 2400 Eastpoint Parkway near Anchorage, with outpatient surgery, diagnostic imaging (digital mammography, bone-density testing), MRI, CT and fluoroscopy, vascular testing/screening, adult and pediatric physical therapy, lab and even a café. Eastpoint also has physician offices and a Baptist Urgent Care.
  • Baptist Health Imaging, 12010 Shelbyville Road, Middletown, with open MRI, diagnostic imaging including digital mammography, bone-density testing, X-ray and vascular testing/screening.
  • Baptist Jeffersontown, 10216 Taylorsville Road, with outpatient physical therapy and physician offices. This location also has physician offices and a Baptist Urgent Care.

Accredited by The Joint Commission, Baptist Health Louisville has garnered a number of awards:

  • Eight-time winner of Best Places to Work in Kentucky (large company division)
  • Magnet designation for excellence in nursing services by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program®
  • 2010 Thomson Reuters 50 Top Hospitals® Cardiovascular Services
  • Five-time honoree in the Top 100 Hospitals as chosen by Thomson Reuters®
  • Consumer First MediStar winner from Medical News for the Cancer Care Center
  • Three-time Medal of Honor winner from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for its organ donor conversion rate
  • Gold Performance Achievement Award from the American Heart Association’s Get With the Guidelines™ program for stroke and coronary artery disease
  • Best of Louisville® Award for Best Hospital – multi-year winner
  • Readers’ Choice Award for Best Hospital – multi-year winner

Baptist Health Louisville is among the top five hospitals in the state for total joint replacement surgery, maternity care, emergency services and neurosciences. The hospital has earned a strong reputation in cardiology, rehabilitation, cancer and women’s health services.

Founded in 1975, Baptist Health Louisville is a member of Baptist Health, one of Kentucky’s largest not-for-profit healthcare providers, with hospitals in Lexington, La Grange, Paducah, Corbin and Richmond. Baptist also manages a hospital in Elizabethtown.


Along with general medical and surgical services, Baptist Health Louisville offers a variety of programs to meet the community's healthcare needs:


Baptist Health Louisville
4000 Kresge Way, Louisville, KY 40207
(502) 897-8100