Highlands Regional Medical Center

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Facility & Location Details


Highlands Health System, a community-owned, not-for-profit health system, is the parent company for Highlands Regional Medical Center, the Highlands Center for Autism, Highlands Foundation, andHighlands Home Health.


Highlands serves the Big Sandy region and will develop a healthier community by providing a safe hospital environment, health education, and the promotion of wellness. Highlands provides healthcare services to a number of counties including Floyd, Johnson, Martin and Magoffin with a combined population of over 100,000 residents. The reach extends much farther however, to more than ten surrounding counties whose residents travel to Highlands to receive specialty medical services available at Highlands Regional Medical Center and numerous Highlands clinics.

Highlands Regional Medical Center (HRMC) is a 192-licensed-bed community-owned, not-for-profit hospital located in Prestonsburg. Our hospital is located in the scenic mountains of eastern Kentucky between the communities of Prestonsburg and Paintsville. Located midway between Paintsville Lake and Jenny Wiley State Park, Highlands Regional Medical Center is surrounded by a wealth of natural beauty and outdoor recreation.