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Welcome to Covenant Health

Covenant Health is the region’s top-performing healthcare network with nine acute-care hospitals, outpatient and specialty services, and Covenant Medical Group, our area’s fastest-growing physician practice division. Headquartered in Knoxville, Covenant Health is a community-owned, not-for-profit healthcare system and the area’s largest employer. Our more than 10,000 employees, volunteers, and 1,500 affiliated physicians are dedicated to improving the quality of life for the more than one million patients and families we serve every year. Covenant Health is the only healthcare system in East Tennessee to be named three years in a row by Forbes as One of America’s Best Employers.

Covenant Health complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Click here to learn more.

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Covenant Health offers comprehensive medical specialties at our hospitals, outpatient centers and physician clinics.

For a full listing of our services, please visit our services page.

Full Circle

Read CEO Jim VanderSteeg's blog about health care topics and happenings at Covenant Health.

Celebrating Our President’s Excellence Awards

A couple of weeks ago we celebrated a very special event at Covenant Health: our annual presentation of the President’s Excellence Awards. These awards recognize outstanding individual employees and team projects that have improved patient care and lowered operational costs. We focus on performance that demonstrates Covenant Health’s Pledge of Excellence: putting patients first, excellence […]

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Our Services

Learn more about the comprehensive services offered at Covenant Health locations throughout East Tennessee.

Covenant Health News


  • Julie Voss, PA-C of Southern Medical Group

    Southern Medical Group is proud to welcome physician assistant Julie Voss, PA-C to our primary care team of internal...

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  • A couple of weeks ago we celebrated a very special event at Covenant Health: our annual presentation of the...

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  • Anniversaries are a time of celebration and reflection, and in 2018 Covenant Health is celebrating four anniversaries, with another...

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  • Covenant Medical Group is proud to welcome orthopedic surgeon Daniel Cordas, MD to the surgical team at Smoky Mountain...

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  • Covenant Health is proud to announce the opening of Pinnacle Neurology, office of neurologist Thea Cross, MD and located...

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  • With the recent start of the school year, students are beginning new educational experiences – and for many in...

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  • Join us Sunday, Oct. 14, for the 2018 Race Against Cancer presented by Subway. The Race Against Cancer is multi-event...

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  • Fort Sanders Perinatal Center is proud to welcome perinatologist Steven Andrade, MD to our high-risk pregnancy team. Meet our...

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