Kane Kane Community Hospital (KCH) is a 31-bed acute care hospital with ICU licensed by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
KCH's active and consulting medical staff and care providers offer a broad base of primary and specialty care and services including: family and internal medicine, women’s health, surgical services, 24 hour Emergency Room (UPMC Hamot physician staffed), Center for Ortho, Rehab, Pain with complete orthopaedics, the full range of rehabilitation services (physical, occupational, and speech therapies) and pain management in one location; KCH Cardiac Rehab, KCH Sleep Center, UPMC Hamot cardiology and gastroenterology (digestive health) clinics; urology clinic; eye (cataract surgery), chemotherapy, podiatry and gynecology at KCH.
KCH offers state-of-the-art diagnostic and lab services with all-digital diagnostic imaging and Breast Imaging Center of Excellence. Surgical services offer a wide range of general and specialty surgical procedures, most same day. Patients requiring extended stays for skilled care such as strengthening or extensive rehabilitation may be kept as Swing Bed patients. The Swing Bed program was designed to provide the additional days of care required beyond the acute care stage of recovery, allowing patients to receive skilled care at a substantial cost reduction.
The KCH health network is augmented by KCH Rehabilitation Services (PT/OT/ST), and KCH Home Health Care (skilled nursing, therapies, counseling, home aides, plus telehealth).
Primary and specialty care and services are delivered at the Hospital, community-based clinics in Kane, Mt. Jewett, Bradford, Johnsonburg, Ridgway, and Sheffield, a three county region (McKean, Elk, and Warren).
KCH is a strong partner in the communities it serves. The Hospital partners with local Rotary Clubs for multiphasic blood screenings in Kane, Mt. Jewett, Sheffield, and Johnsonburg, and with HelpMates, Inc. in Ridgway each year. KCH Diagnostic Imaging offers a Wellness Screens Program throughout the year including vascular screening, bone density screens and mammography on a self-pay basis. We also offer free women's health wellness screens funded by businesses and groups throughout the community.
KCH hosts hundreds of free blood pressure clinics each year in all communities served, holds flu shot clinics, hosts community fairs/expos, supports 12 Community Blood Bank drives annually (six at the hospital and six in the community), and an annual Ladies Night Out event with focus on women’s health leading up to breast cancer awareness month.
KCH's Cardiac Rehab & Wellness Center offers patients and the community a comprehensive, supervised recovery from heart events and multiple fitness and exercise options respectively.
KCH has an Occupational Medicine Program serving the corporate health needs of business and industry in the region.
For more information on these and other services, call 1-800-565-9200.