The community is invited to a special program on cancer prevention, "Strollin’ for the Colon”,  at the Kiwanis Pavilion at Foundation Park on Friday, September 9 from 10:30 am – 12:30 pm.  The focus of this event is “Healthy Eating for Cancer Prevention.”  Diet and exercise together can help with prevention.  Bobbi Mickley, RN, cancer navigator will give a brief overview of colo-rectal cancer.  KCH Dietitians Dina Herald and Kelly Bailey will share information on nutrition, diet and exercise and lead a walk through the park.  Nutrition...

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.