Formerly Mary Chiles Hospital, Saint Joseph Mount Sterling became a member of Saint Joseph Health System on August 1, 2007. From its founding in 1921, the hospital has been committed to its goal of serving the people of Montgomery, Bath, Menifee, and Powell Counties. A new facility located in Montgomery County was opened on June 16, 2011 featuring 42 licensed acute-care beds and the latest technology including MRI services and digital mammography, all-private rooms, 14 private emergency treatment rooms, 4 operating rooms, an Intensive Care Unit, a Birthing Center, Infusion Center, cardiovascular services and a faith-based healing environment.
Saint Joseph Mount Sterling is part of CHI Saint Joseph Health, the largest health system in Kentucky with more than 200 locations including hospitals, outpatient facilities and physician offices, and more than 3,100 licensed beds. An 18-member volunteer board of directors governs CHI Saint Joseph Health, its facilities and operations, including Saint Joseph Mount Sterling, with this mission:
The mission of Catholic Health Initiatives is to nurture the healing ministry of the Church, supported by education and research. Fidelity to the Gospel urges us to emphasize human dignity and social justice as we create healthier communities.
As a ministry of the Catholic Church, we will lead the transformation of health care to achieve optimal health and well-being for the individuals and communities we serve, especially those that are poor and vulnerable.