Rural Medical Services

Community Health Center

Rural Medical Services,Inc. (RMS) is a Community Health Center serving Cocke and Jefferson Counties, Tennessee and surrounding areas.  RMS has five primary care clinics which are located in Newport, Cosby, Parrottsville, Grassy Fork and Chestnut Hill. 

Our clinics are staffed with board certified Family Practice Physicians and Nurse Practitioners who practice evidence-based medicine.  Our providers offer well care and also perform diagnostic studies, prescribe medicines, and treat most illnesses. 


Our services are available in both Spanish and English and include prenatal care and delivery at the Tennova Newport Medical Center.  Other services offered are well child checks, immunizations, family planning and sick care. 


RMS also has a Migrant Health Program which provides health education and outreach to farmworkers including home visits to perinatal patients and outreach clinics at farms and farmworker housing areas.

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