Count on Covenant Health

Posted on November 8, 2018

You may have seen recent announcements about the closing of Physicians Regional Medical Center in Knoxville and Lakeway Regional Hospital in Morristown, effective December 28, 2018. This is a significant transition that affects not only the patients of these facilities, but also their physicians and the hospitals’ employees.   Healthcare is indeed in transition in our […]

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Welcome Joye Sexton, NP

Posted on November 1, 2018

Nurse practitioner Joye Sexton, NP joins gastroenterologist Steedman Sarbah, MD to care for patients with gastrointestinal diseases and conditions.

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Welcome Tyler Gunderson, MD

Posted on November 1, 2018

Welcome orthopedic surgeon Tyler Gunderson, MD! Dr. Gunderson will perform procedures at the hospital and see patients at Cumberland Orthopedics.

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Covenant Health Receives A+ Credit Rating from Fitch Ratings

Posted on October 29, 2018

Covenant Health has announced that Fitch Ratings, a global research organization, has awarded the health system an A+ credit rating, upgrading its previous A rating. In announcing the rating, Fitch cited Covenant Health’s historically strong operating performance, market leadership in a growing demographic area, low debt burden, and favorable cash and leverage metrics. Ratings are assigned based on […]

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Artsclamation! Fine Art Sale to Benefit Peninsula is Nov. 3

Posted on October 29, 2018

Artsclamation!, a fine arts sale showcasing regional artists and benefiting Peninsula, the behavioral health division of Parkwest Medical Center, will be Saturday, Nov. 3, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Lighthouse Knoxville, 6800 Baum Drive. The annual event will present works in a variety of media ranging from paintings to pottery and jewelry. Peninsula […]

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Making Mental Health a Priority in Our Region

Posted on October 23, 2018

In this edition of Full Circle, I’d like to focus on a service that is a very important part of Covenant Health and our communities: Peninsula, the behavioral health division of Parkwest Medical Center. Peninsula has long been an important provider of behavioral services in our area. Our inpatient and outpatient mental health resources have […]

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Peninsula Hosts 18th Annual Ethics Conference

Posted on October 22, 2018

Peninsula and the National Association of Social Workers will host their 18th annual Ethics Conference on Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, from 1-4 p.m.

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Welcome Julie Voss, PA-C

Posted on October 16, 2018

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

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