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Surgical Excellence

Our surgeons are experts in a wide range of procedures including, gall bladder, hernia, colonoscopy, and breast cancer surgeries.
ROSA Knee Surgery


A new knee for a more active you. Thanks to robotic technology. Don’t give up the things you love due to chronic pain.
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Emergency Blood and Platelet Shortage

Your blood donation is essential to maintaining our community’s health.
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Give your baby a state-of-the-art birth day.

Plan your big day in an advanced birthing suite where you can labor, deliver and recover in the same spacious room.
Centerburg Expansion

Centerburg Expansion

Wellness PLUS Primary and Specialty Care Services Coming Soon!
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Time is muscle and minutes matter.

State-of-the Art Cardiology Services available right here in Knox County.
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Your Health, Our Motive

Prevent the Spread with Telehealth Visits

Knox County's Accredited Chest Pain and PCI Center

Knox Community Hospital is a PCI Accredited Chest Pain Center from the American College of Cardiology.
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The Medical Fitness Difference
COVID Hot Line: 740.393.9033
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Daily Visiting Hours: 8 am-8 pm

  • Monday-Friday: 8 am-5 pm Visitors are required to check-in at the Main Entrance Screening Station
  • After 5 pm weekdays/Saturday/Sunday Visitors are required to check-in at the Emergency Room Entrance Screening Station
Visitors must limit travel inside the hospital to the patient’s room only.

Please call 740.399.3840 to schedule your vaccination.

Click Here for more COVID Info.

KCH is partnering with Knox Public Health to share consistent COVID19 information with the community.

The link below provides Public Health Q&A regarding the latest on COVID19 guidelines, masking, and vaccination information for Knox County.

Public Health Collaborative

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Welcome to Knox Community Hospital

Members of the Knox Community Hospital medical staff represent numerous specialties, offering a wide range of clinically excellent services at our Joint Commission-accredited community hospital. Our dedicated staff, along with a strong team of volunteers, is committed to providing personalized, high-quality care in Mount Vernon and surrounding areas.

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Continuum of Care

Our primary care and specialty care departments offer the expertise of 100+ providers offering a complete continuum of care from care coordination, internal and family medicine services to advanced specialty care services like cardiology, general surgery, and neurology.

Wright Family Medical Pavilion
Wright Family Medical Pavilion

The Wright Family Medical Pavilion is nestled into the KCH landscape and provides a convenient and comprehensive family care environment from one location.

The Wright Family Medical Pavilion was made possible due to the strong support of the Ariel Foundation's commitment to expanding services for Knox County Families.

If you would like to learn more about ways to support healthcare services in our community, please visit The Foundation for Knox Community Hospital at www.foundationkch.org.