Staying physically active and healthy is an important key to supporting physician wellness.

Resources in UKHC Facilities

Residents and fellows have free access to a resident/fellow only gym located in UK Chandler Hospital Pavilion H Room HQ-104. The area is available 24/7 via secured entry access. Enter in the hallway by the GME Office. You will scan into the same areas as the call rooms to access HQ-104. The gym is conveniently located next to the GME call rooms where residents can shower after exercising. 

At Good Samaritan Hospital there is also a resident work room area available for use by all programs.

•  Fitness Facilities
•  Nutrition
•  Well-Being Consultations
•  Lactation Spaces

On-Campus Gym Memberships

Other convenient locations for gym access are the Johnson Center and the Alumni Gym. Both are located on the UK campus within a 5-10 minute walk from UK Chandler Hospital. Residents and fellows can join at UK staff membership rates. More information is available here.

Residents and fellows may also purchase a UK MoveWell membership to access the MoveWell Employee Fitness Center and the Seaton Center fitness facility. Both are located on the UK campus within a 5-10 minute walk from UK Chandler Hospital The cost is $7 per month and includes access to group fitness classes. More information is available here.

Spouses can also sign up for these gyms at the UK employee discounted rate.


UK provides a variety of options for consulting with a registered dietician, participating in guided nutrition programs, and exploring recipes and grocery store options:

Health Coaching and Well-Being Consults

UK's "Be Well" program offers support for health coaching, tobacco cessation, KORU mindfulness training:

Lactation Spaces

Click here to view lactation spaces in UK HealthCare facilities.