With the growing need for quality healthcare services, Jefferson County is fortunate to have Jefferson Memorial Hospital (part of WVU Hospitals-East) located in the heart of Charles Town/Ranson. Jefferson Memorial Hospital currently has 45 beds with 32 full-time and 33 part-time physicians. Their services include a 24-Hour Emergency Room, Level 4-trauma center, CT Scanner, MRI Service, Ultramodern Lab Facility, Home Health Service, Intensive/Critical Care Unit and Neurodiagnostic Laboratory.

In addition to Jefferson Memorial, our region has many other healthcare providers, including 12 dentists and 5 chiropractors. The county is served by Panhandle Home Health for home healthcare services. These healthcare facilities provide thousands of valuable employment opportunities.