Sts. Mary And Elizabeth Reopens 53 Beds

Officials at Saints Mary and Elizabeth Hospital say 53 beds have been reopened on the third floor of the flood-damaged south Louisville facility.

Dozens of patients were evacuated when the 331-bed hospital took on water two weeks ago.               Flood8  

The hospital’s emergency department, laboratory, radiology department and many outpatient services re-opened last week.

Officials say contractors remain at work at the hospital, working to replace a damage boiler and restore power throughout the complex.     

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