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Weight Management Surgery

Your Bariatric Specialist

Learn more about our surgical weight loss options.
Delivering Excellence

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.
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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
Nathan - "My care at KCH was amazing!"

My care at KCH was amazing!

- Nathan
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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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CONNECTIONS FITNESS

The Medical Fitness Difference
National Recognition

KCH IS NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED FOR ITS COMMITMENT TO PROVIDING HIGH-QUALITY STROKE CARE

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MD Save, Price Transparency & Wellness
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Our health and wellness team is working to prevent, diagnose, and treat acute and chronic conditions. Our Price Transparency tool can help you understand more about hospital charges so you can prepare for your procedure.

As you consider your health while reviewing our site please take a moment to consider our Wellness Programs. Helping our community to live their best life is our first priority.
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Pharmacy Support
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Now available in the heart of Knox Community Hospital.
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The KCH Outpatient Pharmacy is here to serve discharged patients, employees, and their families.
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Outpatient Pharmacy
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GIVE US A CALL: 740.326.3485
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Home Infusion Therapy
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Home infusion therapy is a convenient alternative to extended inpatient stays.
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Wellness
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Now available in the heart of Knox Community Hospital.
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The KCH Outpatient Pharmacy is here to serve discharged patients, employees, and their families.
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Weight Management
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The KCH Center for Weight Management is accredited by the Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery Accreditation & Quality Improvement Program®.
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A Medical Fitness Center model method uses physical activity and health education to prevent and treat disease.
Knox Wise Spring Edition

KNOXWISE
2024 Spring Edition

  • Hope & Healing for Chronic Wounds
  • What to Expect on the Day of Surgery
  • A Minimally Invasive Approach to Enlarged Prostate
  • Wright Family Medical Pavilion Lab is Now OPEN
  • Sharing Recognition and Accreditations
  • Community Events
Knox Wise - Spring Issue 2024
Nurse Help Line

Free Nurse Help Line: 740.393.9033

Health issues can arise during the most inconvenient moments. 

Knox Community Hospital's free Nurse Help Line is here to assist you and your family. Give the Nurse Help Line a call 24/7/365 for any of your healthcare needs.

 

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988 SUICIDE AND CRISIS LINE
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If you or someone you know needs support now, call or text 988 or chat 988lifeline.org.
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HELP PREVENT THE SPREAD OF COVID

The following items are required while visiting any Knox Community Hospital location:

  • Follow current masking requirements
  • Maintain social distancing
  • Frequently wash hands or use hand sanitizer

DO NOT VISIT IF you have Covid-19, flu, or symptoms of either. Symptoms include fever, cough, shortness of breath, fatigue, sore throat, runny nose, diarrhea, nausea/vomiting, muscle/body aches, and/or headache.

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.