Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update and Visitation Restrictions

Visitation restrictions are in effect at all Med Center Health hospitals and Cal Turner Rehab & Specialty Care.

See Med Center Health’s response to COVID-19 on our Coronavirus Update page.

Med Center Health Services in Albany


Med Center Health believes healthcare should be local and the best possible whether you live in a city or a home town such as Albany. From The Medical Center at Albany to the variety of specialty clinics we offer, we help you stay close to home for your care.

The Medical Center at Albany

The Medical Center at Albany provides healthcare services to Clinton and surrounding counties in Kentucky and Tennessee. As a 42-bed acute care hospital, it provides the community with first-rate inpatient and outpatient services, including emergency services, 24/7. As part of Med Center Health, The Medical Center at Albany is patient-focused, quality-driven and mission-led. Our mission is to care for people and improve quality of life in the communities we serve.


  • Emergency Department
  • Computed Tomography (CT)
    • Low Dose CT Lung Cancer Screening
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Digital Mammography
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Senior Perspectives
  • Respiratory Care
  • Laboratory Services
  • Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation
COVID-19 Vaccinations Available in Clinton County

The Medical Center at Albany has been designated a Regional Vaccination Location by the Kentucky Governor’s Office. The vaccine is being administered to all persons over the age of 18. Please call 606-387-3690 for availability of vaccine for those under the age of 18. Anyone under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Vaccinations are given on Wednesdays and by appointment at The Medical Center at Albany. Arrive at the front atrium for screening and you will be directed to the Vaccine Clinic Area.

Schedule a vaccine appointment by calling 606-387-3690. Med Center Health will bill insurance companies for administration costs and individuals will not incur any costs. The vaccine will be provided regardless of whether or not a person has insurance.

People requesting the vaccine must be Kentucky residents. A Kentucky driver’s license or form of Identification to prove residency and age will be required. Those with an appointment are asked to not arrive more than 10 minutes prior to their scheduled appointment.

COVID-19 Testing

COVID-19 Testing is available Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. A provider’s order is required.

  • Park in labeled parking spaces near hospital Ambulance entrance.
  • Call the number posted so you can be registered by phone.
  • A member of the ED staff will come to your vehicle to do the test.

Specialty Clinics

Med Center Health Eye Care

As an eye surgeon, Dr. Areephanthu specializes in treating cataracts, glaucoma and retinal disorders such as diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration. His primary focus is providing evaluation, medical management and surgical treatment of eye conditions in patients age 18 and older. Eye surgeries will be performed at The Medical Center at Albany.

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Med Center Health Hematology & Oncology

Med Center Health Hematology & Oncology appointments are available via telemedicine for patients in Albany. Our board-certified hematologist/oncologists specialize in treating patients with cancer or disorders of the blood, bone marrow and lymphatic systems.

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Med Center Health Surgical Specialists

Med Center Health Surgical Specialists provides exceptional care to the residents of Clinton County and surrounding communities, allowing area residents to stay close to home for their surgical needs.

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Med Center Health Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

Med Center Health Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine provides complete care for patients who have bone and joint problems caused by disease, disorder or injury.

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Med Center Health Heart, Lung & Vascular Surgeons

Cardiothoracic Surgeon Randy Carter, M.D., provides surgical care and treatment of many conditions including diseases of the heart, lungs and chest wall. For your convenience, Dr. Carter sees patients in Albany for evaluation, treatment and follow-up care.

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Specialties Available via Telemedicine Visits

Med Center Health offers you the convenience of seeing a specialist without the need to travel from Albany. Telemedicine visits allow you to connect with a specialist from the comfort of your own home. Or, if you do not have high speed internet, you can arrange for a Telemedicine Visit at The Medical Center at Albany.

Ear, Nose and Throat

Med Center Health ENT offers telemedicine visits to residents of Albany and Clinton County. Our specialists are certified to treat a wide-range of conditions from ear piercing, hearing loss, or balance disorders to sore throats, tonsillitis or cancer. 

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Infectious Disease & Travel Medicine

Board certified physicians with Infectious Disease and Travel Medicine Specialists are experts in the diagnosis and treatment of Infectious Disease. In their practice, they diagnose and manage infections throughout the body, including organs, bones and body systems, caused by bacteria, viruses, fungi and parasites.

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Med Center Health Neurology specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and management of disorders of the nervous system. We see adult patients with symptoms such as headaches, seizures, dizziness, memory loss and back pain.

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Medical Center Neuroscience Services diagnoses and treats a wide range of disorders and diseases of the brain and spine, including brain and spinal cord tumors. Using leading edge technology, such as advanced image guidance navigation for brain and spine surgery, Neuroscience Services provides expert treatment.

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Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

Med Center Health Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine provides complete care for patients who have bone and joint problems caused by disease, disorder or injury. 

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The board-certified physicians, neuropsychologist and nurse practitioners at Medical Center Psychiatry specialize in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mental health problems in adults.

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Vascular Surgery

The vascular surgeons at Med Center Health Heart, Lung & Vascular Surgeons treat a wide range of vascular disorders and diseases through surgical and minimally invasive procedures. 

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Women’s Health

From routine exams to surgical procedures, Women’s Health Specialists can take care of the unique healthcare needs of women through every stage.

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