High-quality hometown care.

Mercy Health - Kentucky serves East-Central Kentucky and Western Kentucky anchored by Marcum & Wallace Memorial Hospital in Irvine and Mercy Health — Lourdes Hospital in Paducah.

Wherever you are in Kentucky, our skilled doctors and nurses are here to help you be well in mind, body and spirit.


At Marcum and Wallace, we deliver high-quality health care with warmth, compassion and expertise to patients in Irvine and East-Central Kentucky. Our doctors, nurses and caregivers are strongly committed to the health and well-being of our region, including Estill, Lee, Powell, Clark, Jackson, Madison, Wolfe and Owsley counties.

Founded in 1956, Marcum & Wallace Memorial Hospital is a licensed 25-bed Critical Access Hospital providing inpatient acute care, outpatient services, emergency services with a Level IV Trauma Center, and primary care with clinics in Irvine, Beattyville and Clay City.


At Mercy Health — Lourdes Hospital, we bring healing, comfort and hope through state-of-the-art procedures and compassionate care. You’ll receive expert treatment at Mercy Health — Lourdes Hospital in Paducah and at any of our nearly 30 primary care and specialty practices serving throughout Western Kentucky.

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