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Mountain Comprehensive Health Corporation,

is a non-profit corporation that has its humble beginnings in 1971, located in rural Leslie County, Kentucky. In the 50+ years since, MCHC has grown into one of the largest rural community health centers not only in the Commonwealth of Kentucky, but also in the United States.

There's a place nearby.

With over 500 employees including 80+ healthcare providers across multiple specialties, MCHC provides services to over 53,000 patients each year. Currently, MCHC clinics are located in Letcher, Perry Owsley, Harlan, Bell, Knott, and Pike counties.

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Perry County has two clinics; the Buckhorn Medical Clinic located in Northwestern Perry County serving the citizens of the Buckhorn community, and the Leatherwood/Blackey Medical Clinic which is located in southern Perry County and serves communities in Perry County, Letcher County, and northern Leslie County.


The Whitesburg Medical/Dental Clinic serves Letcher County and surrounding counties in Southeast Kentucky and neighboring Southwest Virginia.

The Owsley County Medical/Dental Clinic is located in Booneville, the county seat. The Harlan Medical Center opened in 2004 in the Village Center Shopping Center. The Pineville Medical Clinic located in downtown Pineville opened in August of 2015.


The Isom Medical Clinic located in the Isom/Jeremiah community of Letcher County and the Cumberland Medical/Dental Clinic located in Northern Harlan County were added as clinic sites in the MCHC family in July 2016. The Middlesboro Campus clinic is located in Middlesboro, KY and was established in January 2018.

The Elkhorn Clinic is located in Elkhorn City, KY and was established in July of 2021. The Whitesburg Annex 1 is located in Whitesburg, KY and was established in January of 2022.


L.M. (Mike) Caudill

Chief Executive Officer


Mountain Comprehensive Health Corporation

Come be part of the family.

MCHC has a long history with its patient base. Rest assured when you receive care at any of our facilities, you are part of the MCHC family. Our C.E.O., L. M. (Mike) Caudill says it well:


"Mountain Comprehensive Health Corporation is the number one rural health program in the US. The strength of our program is based upon our excellent employees, who relate to our patient base as a member of their family.


MCHC works hard to provide the very best of care to our patients by hiring excellent providers, support staff, and providing them with the best supplies and most technologically advanced equipment available in the area. Whether you are an employee or a patient, you are a member of our family and are important to MCHC. We are your family team of health care professionals; are you on the team?"

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