New nursing facility coming to Louisville

Posted by Kevin Kayse

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A new nursing facility is coming to west Louisville. Christian Care Communities announced today it had acquired the former James S. Taylor Memorial Home property on West Magazine Street.

Christian Health Center West will create 100 new jobs. After a $1.6 million renovation of the property that is currently underway, the facility will have 92 beds and provide 24-hour skilled nursing care, physical, occupational and speech therapy, pastoral care and activities.

The projected opening date is December 2011.

Christian Care Communities hopes to open an adult care center next year.

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