Whitesburg ARH Hospital

  • 240 Hospital Road
  • Whitesburg



Facility Information

Whitesburg ARH Hospital is a 90-bed acute care facility located in Letcher County, Kentucky. The hospital provides a comprehensive array of specialty medical services and community-based care such as, but not limited to, Emergency Services, Imaging, Heart Care, Women’s Health, Rehabilitation Therapy, and Surgery. Recent completion of a multi-million dollar hospital renovation project including new private rooms and obstetric unit.

Appalachian Regional Healthcare (ARH) is a not-for-profit health system serving 350,000 residents across Eastern Kentucky and Southern West Virginia. Operating nine hospitals, multi-specialty physician practices, home health agencies, HomeCare Stores and retail pharmacies, ARH is the largest provider of care and single largest employer in southeastern Kentucky and the third largest private employer in southern West Virginia.

The ARH system employs 5,000 employees and has a network of more than 600 active and courtesy medical staff members representing various specialties. Firmly committed to its mission of improving the health and promoting the well-being of all people in Eastern Kentucky and Southern West Virginia.

If you are a physical therapist seeking a high quality lifestyle and a high quality medical practice, then you have found a home with ARH. We invite you to join the ARH team!

ARH Selected as the 2010 Outstanding Rural Health Organization in the Nation

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Community Description

Letcher County is located in southeastern Kentucky on the Virginia border.  Known for our majestic mountains and other natural beauties such as Bad Branch Falls, Little Shepherd Trail, and Fish Pond Lake, Letcher County has more to offer than just what meets the eye. Letcher County boasts a growing industrial site as well as recreational opportunities including an 18-hole golf course, and friendly neighbors to lend a helping hand.

Letcher County has a variety of educational opportunities ranging from pre-school through post-secondary years. Chances to enjoy the outdoors are plentiful in Appalachia. Lilly Cornett Woods and Bad Branch Falls are tranquil nature reserves with virgin forest growth and a variety of unique plant life. The Pine Mountain Wildlife Area and the Jefferson National Forest are also located minutes away from Whitesburg. Appalshop, a world-famous arts cooperative, is located in Whitesburg. Appalshop provides an art center for the community and offers musical entertainment, film, plays, and storytelling from local and visiting talent. To learn more about the community of Whitesburg, Kentucky, please visit the Letcher County Chamber of Commerce.

Contact Information

ARH Physician Recruitment

Call: 1-800-888-7045 


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