West Virginia

Department of
Health & Human Resources

Lakin Hospital

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Lakin Hospital, a long term care nursing facility owned and operated by the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, has been providing 24/7 non-skilled nursing care since 1979. 

The 114-bed nursing home has a long established reputation of excellent care provided by a dedicated staff. Nestled in the rural region of the Ohio River Valley, Lakin Hospital is located just north of Point Pleasant, WV on route 62.  Lakin Hospital provides a comfortable setting in the facility as well as our outdoor campus.  

IN THE EVENT OF AN EMERGENCY: Lakin Hospital recognizes the need for interaction and communication between its clients and their families or representatives in a time of local, state and/or national emergencies. In the event of a known emergency, family members or authorized representatives may call: (304) 675-0860
Services provided include: 
  • Activities/programs within the facility and off campus
  • Therapeutic services to maintain or improve resident functioning abilities
  • Safe and reliable transportation to medical appointments
  • Secured outside area for residents to enjoy
  • Library and multipurpose room 
Lakin Hospital 
11522 Ohio River Rd. 
West Columbia, WV 25287


Career Opportunities
To learn about job opportunities at this facility, contact DHHRJobs@wv.gov. To search open positions and apply, visit personnel.wv.gov.