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New Shriners Hospital Dedicated Sunday

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) - Children in Kentucky will have a new medical center to go to when they need to go the hospital. The new Schriners Hospital in Lexington will help families regardless of their ability to pay.

The new center had a dedication and ribbon cutting Sunday, and people in the community got to tour the building. The hospital's board says the center is the first in Kentucky to have specific tools that could reduce the number of times a child needs surgery. They also put a big emphasis on making the hospital kid friendly.

The hospital specializes in helping kids with orthopedic conditions.

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