MATTHEW WALKER COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH CENTER is always seeking to recruit and retain skilled and caring individuals committed to furthering our mission. We strongly believe in investing in our employees and take pride in the challenging and rewarding employment environment we have to offer.
Matthew Walker Comprehensive Health Center, Inc. (MWCHC) is community-based and focuses on comprehensive primary care programs for residents in Davidson County and the surrounding counties of Middle Tennessee. We are located at 14th and Historic Jefferson Street. Family nurse practitioners, nurses, medical assistants, and family physicians provide medical care to patients from the prenatal stage through geriatrics.
Our medical staff employs a team concept to provide patients with a comprehensive approach to improved health.
The city of Clarksville is the county seat of Montgomery County, Tennessee, and the fifth-largest city in the state behind Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville, and Chattanooga. The city had a population of 132,957 at the 2010 census, and an estimated population of 149,176 in 2015. Clarksville is currently one of the fastest-growing large cities in Tennessee. At its present rate of growth, the city will displace Chattanooga by 2020 as the fourth-largest city in Tennessee.
It is the principal central city of the Clarksville, TN-KY metropolitan statistical area, which consists of Montgomery and Stewart Counties in Tennessee, and Christian and Trigg Counties in Kentucky. The city was incorporated in 1785 as Tennessee's first incorporated city, and named for General George Rogers Clark, frontier fighter and Revolutionary War hero, and brother of William Clark of the Lewis and Clark Expedition.
Clarksville is the home of Austin Peay State University; The Leaf-Chronicle, the oldest newspaper in Tennessee; and neighbor to the Fort Campbell, United States Army base. Site of the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell is located about 10 miles from downtown Clarksville, straddling the Tennessee-Kentucky state line. It is officially Fort Campbell, Kentucky, as the base U.S. Post Office is on the Kentucky side of the post. The majority of the acreage of Fort Campbell is within the state of Tennessee.