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KCH Medical Oncologist Receives Certificate of Excellence

Knox Community Hospital would like to congratulate Dr. Husain Rasheed, M.D. on receiving a Silver Certificate of Excellence for exceptional achievement in patient enrollments for NCI (National Cancer Institute) treatment and cancer control trials during 2023. Dr. Rasheed’s commitment to enrolling patients in clinical trials has made a difference in the lives of those affected by cancer. KCH is grateful …

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Breast Cancer Awareness Education Event

The Knox Community Hospital Center for Cancer Care encourages you to join us at our breast cancer education event on Thursday, October 12 at 6 PM. This inspiring event will bring awareness to breast health. The keynote speaker will be Michael Sullivan, MD, Department of Specialty Care- Obstetrics/Gynecology, followed by Mayor Matt Starr who will give a proclamation. This event …

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KCH Launches New Cancer Support Group

Knox Community Hospital is proud to begin offering a Women’s Cancer Support Group to women of Knox and surrounding counties. The Center for Cancer Care at KCH is hosting this new support group on the second Wednesday of each month, starting July 12th, from 3:00 to 4:00 pm in the Wright Family Medical Pavilion, 2nd-floor meeting room. There is no cost to attend. A support group is a gathering of people …

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KCH cuts ribbon on new Centerburg Facility

, about 125+ people attended the event and most received tours of the new facility at 3595 Columbus Road. What has gone into the construction of the building?  This is a 9M investment in the health of the Centerburg community, built with capital funds allocated by the hospital and generous donor support. The facility is poised for growth and expansion …

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First Baby in 2023 Welcomed by KCH

Babies are born on a regular basisat the Ann Schnormeier Center for Birthing Care at Knox Community Hospital, but the first baby born in each new year is always an extra-special moment. Nathaniel R. Sullivan was born at 12:46 am on January 1, to proud parents Angel and Dominick Sullivan of Mansfield, Ohio. BabyNathaniel weighed in at 7 pounds and …

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KCH Centerburg Expansion Project continues

The teams at KCH are so excited to join the Centerburg community and share the progress on the Centerburg Expansion project. This month the crew will be: hanging drywall,painting,continuing work on the storefront,concrete for the site and the curbs,exterior metal siding,and begin laying asphalt. Plans for October include: millwork,finishing drywall and painting,starting on ceramic tile work,and ceiling grid installation,in addition …

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Pain Management Provider joins KCH

July 15, 2022 – Mount Vernon, OH — Knox Community Hospital offers the Center for Pain Management to help get chronic pain under control. According to the CDC, approximately 19.6 million Americans suffer from chronic pain that limits their daily activities. The Center for Pain Management offers treatment for: shingles pain, work-related injuries, arthritis, back and neck pain, headaches, CRPS, …

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KCH celebrates survivors in June

National Cancer Survivor’s Month is celebrated in June! Knox Community Hospital invites everyone to join in this annual Celebration of Life that is recognized throughout hundreds of communities nationwide. What is National Cancer Survivors Month? It is a time of hope created to celebrate survivors and provide encouragement for people currently fighting cancer. Anyone can be involved in the effort, …

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NURSE RECOGNIZED FOR EXCELLENT PATIENT CARE

MOUNT VERNON, OHIO— May 5, 2022 – Lynn Nelsonhas been recognized as a national winner of the 2022 Population Health Nurse of the Year Pioneer Award, presented by Caravan Health, part of Signify Health. The award is given to individuals each year who have demonstrated exemplary work in integrating value-based care while serving their patients, community, and the healthcare industry.  …

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