Pacific Pulmonary plans Kentucky service center

Friday, November 30, 2007

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Pacific Pulmonary Services plans to build a new service center in Lexington, Ky., the Lexington Herald Leader reported in late October. In return, the state will give the provider $2.5 million in tax incentives. Pacific Pulmonary plans to hire 241 employees at hourly wages of $9.50 to $23.27 to staff the new center. The Bakersfield, Calif.-based Pacific Pulmonary provides home oxygen therapy and respiratory medications through more than 100 care centers in 14 states.