Emergency Room Department

If you are experincing a life threatening emergency please dial 9-1-1. 

55 Foundation Dr.
Flemingsburg, KY 41041


About our ER

The Fleming County Hospital recently received Chest pain Accreditation through the American College of Cardiology.  The Emergency Department is staffed 24 hours/day to meet your emergent/urgent medical needs. The department has a full time physician staff dedicated solely to providing the most up to date management of your emergency health condition. The physicians have begun to incorporate bedside ultrasound into their practice and have full laboratory and radiology services available 24 hours a day to assist in timely diagnosis of your medical condition. Our nursing staff possess greater than 140 years of combined nursing experience to provide clinical excellence in all aspects of emergency care. The department works diligently to meet the ever changing healthcare needs of our patient population.

Chest Pain Accredited

Fleming County Hospital received Chest Pain Center accreditation from the American College of Cardiology. We are dedicated to providing our patients with the best heart care treatment available. As an accredited facility, we use the newest methods and best practices in heart care to ensure that our patients receive:

  • Right care at the right time to minimize or eliminate heart damage due to heart attack
  • Timely and accurate diagnoses to reduce the disruption to your life and get you back home as soon as possible 
  • Help and communication to better understand how to respond to your heart emergencies 
  • Improved quality of life after a heart episode

Click here to learn more about Chest Pain Awareness

Emergency Department Director: 

Christina Buckler, BSN, RN 
Office 606-849-5262

Emergency Department Medical Director: 

Philip Goldman, MD