Located in Mount Vernon, Knox Community Hospital is a not-for-profit facility treating moderate trauma cases and a pediatric population, offering a full range of medical and surgical services including: OB/ GYN, intensive care and rehabilitation services with state-of-the-art laboratory and radiology equipment. Knox Community Hospital is accredited by The Joint Commission.
Mount Vernon, considered to be one of Ohio's most livable communities, is located in the exact geographic center of the state in Knox County, just 44 miles from Columbus. Top-rated schools, colleges, training facilities and universities are the pride of the community. Mount Vernon offers a low cost of living, affordable housing, a pleasant climate, light traffic and a low crime rate. The city also offers community parks, the Kokosing Gap Trail and a new water park, as well as numerous opportunities for sports and golfing.