Fleming County Hospital is nestled in the rolling hills of Northeastern Kentucky close to the Ohio River. Established in 1962 as a dream of community leaders the hospital has prospered over the years and on August 2nd 2008 opened a new replacement facility. The new hospital features many private rooms, expanded operating rooms, a larger Emergency Department, new state of the art MRI equipment and many other improvements. With approximately 100,000 sq. ft., it serves residents of Fleming and surrounding counties. The hospital employs over 260 staff members and has 52 acute care beds, 10 of these being swing beds.