Proud to serve the people of Jackson and the surrounding areas. 

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A Winning Team?

At Kentucky River Medical Center, we take caring for people very personally. In fact, our goal is to treat every person who turns to us for care like we would a family member. Do you have what it takes to be part of a winning team?

Explore Our Nursing Opportunities


Looking for a fast-paced environment with new challenges each day? Give us a call.


This is the place for the whose who have that special healing and calming touch.


Being part of the ICU team at Kentucky River means you are part of a caring and skilled family.


Same-day and surgical services nursing is key to improving the health of those in our community.


We couldn’t do all we do for patients without the caring touch of our CNAs. Join us!

All Nursing

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Kentucky River Medical Center

Why we are different…

Kentucky River Medical Center is your community provider, serving areas in Eastern Kentucky with emergency care, medical surgical, rehabilitation, intensive care, and general surgery. Our mission statement is we are dedicated to provide quality healthcare close to home. We have employees who have been here since the hospital opened over 30 years ago.  Kentucky River Medical Center is a 55 bed acute care hospital with 235 employees. We are devoted to caring for the people of Breathitt County and the surrounding communities.

Who works at Kentucky River?

Those who work at Kentucky River know what a great place it is to not just work, but to build lifetime connections. Our team members have a calling to serve others and to provide amazing care. And we’ve had some who have been with us for quite a long time.

Team Members

Team Members have been with the hospital for 5+ years.

Team Members have been on board for more than 10 years.

Team Members have 20+ years of service here.

Team Members have been here 30+ years.

What employees say about working here

Shannon loves working at KRMC because of the family environment. 


Admitting ER Registration

“I love working at KRMC because the people are good to work with and I love the patients,” said Hala. 


Dietary Cook

“I love working with the patients.” 


Lab Director

“I love working close to home and the flexibility of my job”