St. Joseph breaking ground on Mount Sterling facility

Saint Joseph Health System will hold a ground-breaking at 10 a.m. Tuesday for its new facility to be built in Mount Sterling.

Saint Joseph is building a new hospital on Falcon Drive off Interstate 64. Construction is expected to begin this fall with the opening scheduled for the summer of 2011.

The hospital will have all private rooms, along with an intensive care unit, operating rooms and a maternity unit, according to a news release.