National Nurses Week Proclamation Special thanks to Richard Mavis, Mayor of Mount Vernon for officially reading the National Nurses Week Proclamation. During National Nurses Week, we would like to extend a special thanks to all of our nurses, as they continue to provide the highest level of quality care to patients in our community. They deserve special recognition for their efforts in delivering compassionate care while encompassing the principles of ethical practice in their profession.   "Whereas, The nearly 3.1 million nurses...

A community-owned, 99-bed, not-for-profit hospital located in Mount Vernon, Ohio (approximately 40 miles north east of Columbus). Knox Community Hospital is accredited by The Joint Commission.

Knox Community Hospital’s not-for-profit status ensures that remaining finances after expenses are legally committed to improving patient service, technology and facilities.

Our physicians and highly credentialed professionals represent a wide range of medical specialties and services. Our dedicated staff, along with a strong base of volunteers, is committed to providing personalized, high quality care.