• Working at ESH has great benefits!

    Eastern State Hospital’s staff consists of 500 employees, including mental health associates (MHAs), RNs, LPNs, SRNAs, social workers, psychologists, psychiatrists and other health care professionals, as well as administrative staff. As UK HealthCare employees, our staff enjoys an exceptional benefits package that includes an outstanding retirement plan; competitive health, dental and vision coverage; and extraordinary educational programs.

    Other excellent benefits offered by Eastern State Hospital include:

    • Tuition assistance – eligible employees can receive a tuition waiver of up to 18 credit hours per year.
    • Tuition discount program for family members.
    • A variety of work schedules.
    • A new facility.
    • Free parking.
    • $1 meals for employees.