Western Baptist Hospital

Western Baptist Hospital (HMWP0)

Location: Paducah, KY 42003 McCracken County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 5.179', W 88° 35.577'

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On a warm Sunday afternoon in October 1953, Western Baptist Hospital was dedicated as the newest and most modern facility in Kentucky. The foresight of the original seven-member commission, formed in 1945, created a strategically important cornerstone in the Paducah community. The hospital met an immediate need to support the population increase associated with the newly opened Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant. As Paducah has grown and changed through the years, Western Baptist has continued to evolve from a community hospital to a regional referral center, providing leading edge technology and specialized services to improve the quality of people's lives. This commemorative 50th Anniversary mural celebrates our history and honors the men and women who have invested their lives and their hearts in the healing arts.
HM NumberHMWP0
Placed BySponsored by Western Baptist Hospital
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Date Added Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 11:40am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 358420 N 4105634
Decimal Degrees37.08631667, -88.59295000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 5.179', W 88° 35.577'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 5' 10.74" N, 88° 35' 34.62" W
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Area Code(s)270
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 200-298 S Water St, Paducah KY 42003, US
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