From diagnostic and radiology services to specialty physician clinics, The Medical Center at Scottsville offers the residents of Allen County comprehensive healthcare and medical services close to home.
The Medical Center at Scottsville has been certified by The Joint Commission as an Acute Stroke Ready Hospital and is a Designated Lung Cancer Screening Center.
A LONG TRADITION OF QUALITY PATIENT CARE
The Medical Center at Scottsville’s roots date back to 1952 when the Allen County War Memorial Hospital served the residents of Scottsville, Kentucky and surrounding communities. In 1993, the hospital was assigned to The Medical Center at Bowling Green, and was renamed The Medical Center at Scottsville.
Three years later, the hospital completed a major expansion, opening a new 80,000 square-foot complex with 52 acute-care beds and 105 skilled-care beds. The addition of these facilities ensured that residents of Scottsville and Allen County had access to the latest in high quality service without the need to travel to other cities.
In 1998, the Scottsville Medical Plaza, located on the campus of The Medical Center at Scottsville, opened its doors. Today, it houses Primary Care Scottsville and other specialty clinics.
Today, residents of Allen county still rely on The Medical Center at Scottsville for the healthcare services they need to stay close to home, including diagnostic imaging services, physician specialty clinics and comprehensive rehabilitation services.
Patients of The Medical Center at Scottsville, KY also have access to The Medical Center at Bowling Green, a full service hospital featuring: Med Center Health Heart, Lung & Vascular Surgeons, Southcentral Kentucky’s only open heart surgery program; The Cancer Treatment Center for Southern Kentucky; Orthopaedics and Neuroscience; and a Family-Centered Birthing Center with Neonatology Services.
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The Medical Center at Scottsville Celebrates 30 Year Anniversary
The Medical Center at Scottsville is celebrating 30 years of delivering local care to those in Scottsville and surrounding counties. Since opening in 1993, The Medical Center at Scottsville has served thousands of patients in Allen County and beyond.
“It’s truly an honor and privilege to celebrate this 30th anniversary,” said Eric Hagan, Vice President of Rural Hospitals. “The staff here at Scottsville makes our workplace feel like a family. This anniversary is a testament to the commitment we have made in caring for our family, friends, and neighbors here in Allen County.”See More
The Medical Center at Scottsville awarded Acute Stroke Ready Hospital Certification from The Joint Commission
The Medical Center at Scottsville has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Heart-Check mark for Acute Stroke Ready Hospital Certification.
The Medical Center at Scottsville recently underwent a rigorous onsite review. The Joint Commission surveyor evaluated compliance with certification standards related to care of stroke patients. The reviewer also conducted onsite observations and interviews.See More
The Medical Center at Scottsville Earns ACR Accreditation
The Medical Center at Scottsville has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in computed tomography (CT) as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR). CT scanning — sometimes called CAT scanning — is a noninvasive medical test that helps physicians diagnose and tailor treatments for various medical conditions.
ACR accreditation is recognized as the gold standard in medical imaging – representing the highest level of image quality and patient safety. It is awarded only to facilities meeting ACR Practice Parameters and Technical Standards after a peer-review evaluation by board-certified physicians and medical physicists who are experts in the field. Image quality, personnel qualifications, adequacy of facility equipment, quality control procedures and quality assurance programs are assessed. The findings are reported to the ACR Committee on Accreditation, which subsequently provides the practice with a comprehensive report that can be used for continuous practice improvement.See More
The Medical Center at Scottsville acquires 64-slice GE Revolution EVO CT Scanner
To better serve patients in Allen County and surrounding communities, The Medical Center at Scottsville has upgraded its diagnostic imaging services with a 64-slice GE Revolution EVO CT Scanner. One major enhancement of this new scanner includes the lower doses of radiation which contribute to an extra margin of safety for patients. Faster scan times create better patient experiences and higher image quality of patients unable to hold their breath or remain still for long periods of time. This results in more accurate diagnoses.See MoreSee More