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Johnson County Community Hospital

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1901 South Shady Street
Mountain City, TN 37683
36.474564
-81.804838
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Johnson County Community Hospital offers hometown inpatient care coupled with a state-of-the-art 24-hour emergency department. The hospital serves the upper northeast tip of Tennessee and parts of North Carolina and Southwest Virginia.

The two-bed hospital offers outpatient and primary care services provided by Mountain States Medical Group – Johnson County Family Medicine, as well as cardiac rehabilitation, respiratory therapy, diagnostic services including CT scans, ultrasound, nuclear medicine and mammography, and physical therapy and laboratory services. Johnson County Community Hospital also provides Senior Health Solutions, a behavioral health program for seniors dealing with stress and/or sadness brought on by aging or personal loss.

Hospital outreach personnel provide health education at community events, and on-site influenza vaccines to local industry. The facility is conveniently located next to downtown on South Shady Street (U.S. Route 421).

Services

Heart Care

  • Cardiac Rehab
  • Cardiac Ultrasound
  • Cardio Pulmonary services
  • Nuclear Medicine/Stress Testing

Outpatient Rehabilitation

  • Cardiac, PT
  • Amputations
  • Brain Injury
  • Hands
  • Neurological/ Neuromuscular Problems
  • Orthodpedic Pediatrics
  • Theumatologic Impairments
  • Stroke
  • Vestibular

Emergency Care

  • 24/7, 365 days a year
  • Physician staffed

Behavioral Health Solutions

  • Intensive outpatient program consisting of counseling and therapy for adults age 55 and older dealing with depression, loneliness and loss of a spouse.

Outpatient Diagnostic Imaging

  • MRI (mobile unit 4 days a month)
  • CT
  • X-Ray
  • Ultrasound
  • Digital Mammography

Laboratory Services/Infusion Therapy

  • Blood transfusions
  • Iron Infusions
  • IV Antibiotics
  • Reclast
  • Zometa
  • Potassium
  • IV Fluids
  • Port Flushes

Speciality Clinics

  • Cardiology – Dr. Smith
  • Oncology – Dr. Famoyin
  • Pulmonary – Dr. Lambert -Telemedicine
  • Diabetes – Dr. Beasy – Telemedicine
Awards and Accreditations
  • Lab certified by the College of American Pathologists, 2015
  • Designated a critical access hospital in 2001
  • 2011 Rural Health Quality Award from the National Rural Health Association
  • 2011 HealthLeaders Media’s Top Leadership Team Award for Small and Rural Hospitals
  • Full accreditation from American College of Radiology for imaging services – MRI, CT ultrasound, nuclear medicine and mammography
CEO Message and Leadership

Nestled in the beautiful landscape of Mountain City, Tenn., Johnson County Community Hospital (JCCH) offers hometown inpatient care coupled with a state-of-the-art, 24-hour emergency department. Serving the upper northeast tip of Tennessee as well as parts of North Carolina and Southwest Virginia, the hospital offers outpatient and primary care services provided by Mountain States Medical Group.  

JCCH is a 2-bed critical access hospital that opened in 1998. A dedicated staff of physicians, physical therapists and other health care professionals provide numerous services including cardiac rehabilitation and respiratory therapy, and full-service diagnostic including CT scans, ultrasound, nuclear medicine, mammography, MRI, physical therapy and laboratory services.

In addition, JCCH has a specialty clinic with a dedicated staff of physician specialists who offer a multitude of specialty services including oncology, podiatry and cardiology. Telemedicine services are also available to provide specialty care for general surgery, high-risk obstetrics and osteoporosis patients.

At Johnson County Community Hospital, we strive to deliver the best patient experience possible. We understand the importance of receiving safe, compassionate and high-quality care and make every effort to provide services that enhance the quality of life for our patients and the communities we serve. 

Sincerely,

Chastity Trivette
Assistant Administrator/Director of Ancillary Services
Johnson County Community Hospital

Leadership

Dwayne Taylor, VP/Chief Executive Officer, Southeast Market
Kent Wright, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Southeast Market
Chase Wilson, Chief Financial Officer, Southeast Market
Cindy Verzi, RN, Chief Nursing Officer, Southeast Market
Chasity Trivette, Assistant Administrator
Corey Paulson, Director of Marketing & Communications, Southeast Market

 

History

The Johnson County Community Hospital of today is an example of perseverance and a passion by the community to keep its own hospital alive. It has been housed in several different buildings, operating with different sets of services under different names and was closed down completely on two occasions.

After the old Johnson County Hospital was shuttered, the hospital was acquired by Mountain States Health and reopened in 1998 as Johnson County Community Hospital. With the support of Mountain States the facility found stability while providing the people of the community with the health care services they need.

Johnson County Community Hospital Community Health Needs Assessment (PDF - Opens in new window)

 

What's New

Monday, February 19, 2018

The 2018 Niswonger Children’s Hospital Radiothon set for Feb. 26-27


JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – The Niswonger Children’s Hospital Radiothon, the hospital's second-largest annual fundraiser, is coming up Feb. 26-27. Hosted by the Ballad Health Foundation and now in its sixth year, the radiothon brings the community together to support the region’s only children’s hospital. ... read more about The 2018 Niswonger Children’s Hospital Radiothon set for Feb. 26-27.

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Audition dates, times announced for 2018’s ‘Broadway Comes to Greeneville’

Auditions have been set for the upcoming “Broadway Comes to Greeneville,” which raises awareness and support for Niswonger Children’s Hospital.

Beginning Feb. 19, auditions will take place across the region for children who want to be cast in the annual event, now in its seventh year. “Broadway Comes to Greeneville” is a production of the Ballad Health Foundation and presenting sponsor Consumer Credit Union. It’s a Broadway-style show featuring the youth talent selected at the upcoming auditions. ... read more about Audition dates, times announced for 2018’s ‘Broadway Comes to Greeneville’.

Friday, February 2, 2018

Ballad Health officially launches, marking the start of a new story in healthcare for Northeast Tennessee, Southwest Virginia

KINGSPORT, Tenn. – More than 250 team members, physicians, community leaders and elected officials gathered at MeadowView Conference Resort and Convention Center Friday morning, Feb. 2, to celebrate the culmination of a region-wide effort to transform local healthcare and set the stage for improving community health. ... read more about Ballad Health officially launches, marking the start of a new story in healthcare for Northeast Tennessee, Southwest Virginia.

Patients & Visitors

Directory
Phone: 423-727-1100
Visiting Hours

No set visiting hours

Amenities

If you need to spend the night in Mountain City:
Americourt Inn
450 Dotson Lane
Mountain City, TN
(423) 542-4466

What's New

Monday, February 19, 2018

The 2018 Niswonger Children’s Hospital Radiothon set for Feb. 26-27


JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – The Niswonger Children’s Hospital Radiothon, the hospital's second-largest annual fundraiser, is coming up Feb. 26-27. Hosted by the Ballad Health Foundation and now in its sixth year, the radiothon brings the community together to support the region’s only children’s hospital. ... read more about The 2018 Niswonger Children’s Hospital Radiothon set for Feb. 26-27.

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Audition dates, times announced for 2018’s ‘Broadway Comes to Greeneville’

Auditions have been set for the upcoming “Broadway Comes to Greeneville,” which raises awareness and support for Niswonger Children’s Hospital.

Beginning Feb. 19, auditions will take place across the region for children who want to be cast in the annual event, now in its seventh year. “Broadway Comes to Greeneville” is a production of the Ballad Health Foundation and presenting sponsor Consumer Credit Union. It’s a Broadway-style show featuring the youth talent selected at the upcoming auditions. ... read more about Audition dates, times announced for 2018’s ‘Broadway Comes to Greeneville’.

Friday, February 2, 2018

Ballad Health officially launches, marking the start of a new story in healthcare for Northeast Tennessee, Southwest Virginia

KINGSPORT, Tenn. – More than 250 team members, physicians, community leaders and elected officials gathered at MeadowView Conference Resort and Convention Center Friday morning, Feb. 2, to celebrate the culmination of a region-wide effort to transform local healthcare and set the stage for improving community health. ... read more about Ballad Health officially launches, marking the start of a new story in healthcare for Northeast Tennessee, Southwest Virginia.