Urgent Care

We offer walk-in, medical care for patients who have an injury or illness that requires immediate care but is not of a serious, life threatening nature requiring a trip to an emergency department. 

Examples of conditions that can be treated in an Urgent Care setting may include:

  • Minor injuries
  • Minor lacerations
  • Minor fractures (fingers, toes)
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Fever or flu
  • Sore throats and ear infections
  • Skin rashes/infections
  • Sports Physicals
  • Sprains and strains
  • Animal and insect bites

Conditions that should be evaluated in the Emergency Department at KCH include:

  • Deep cuts or bleeding that won’t stop
  • Large bone fractures
  • Coughing or vomiting blood
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Chest pain
  • Suspected stroke or heart attack
  • Seizures
  • Abdominal pain

The urgent care physician may determine that some conditions warrant emergency evaluation and recommend that you be transferred to the hospital’s emergency room for further treatment.

Knox Community Hospital's Urgent Care Center is located at 1490 Coshocton Road in Mount Vernon. The center is open convenient daytime, evening and weekend hours. 

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday: 8 am - 8 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 9 am - 8 pm

Required at registration for Urgent Care:
Photo ID, Insurance card, Co-pay, Self pay accounts, $75 at time of visit — balance will be invoiced to you

We accept all major credit cards,cash or check.

NOTE: Our prescribers will not provide strong narcotic (Schedule II) medications.