National Healthcare Decision Day: The Importance of Advance Directives

Posted on March 29, 2018

  April 16 is National Healthcare Decision day, so we sat down with palliative care physician B. David Wooten, MD of Covenant HomeCare and Hospice to learn about advance directives.   What is an advance directive?  An advance directive is a document that gives direction to your wishes about medical care in the event of any […]

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Welcome Roane Surgical Group

Posted on March 22, 2018

Covenant Health is pleased to welcome board-certified general surgeons Terry M. Bingham, MD and Matthew D. Bridges, MD of Roane Surgical Group and Roane Medical Center.

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Welcome H. Andrew Poret, MD

Posted on March 14, 2018

East Tennessee Cardiovascular Surgery Group is proud to welcome H. Andrew Poret, MD to our heart care team. Learn about our new board-certified cardiovascular surgeon.

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Welcome John-Paul Newport, MD

Posted on March 13, 2018

Covenant Medical Group is proud to welcome board-certified urologist John-Paul Newport, MD to Urology Specialists of East Tennessee, Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center, and Covenant Health. Learn more about our new urologist.

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Covenant Health Celebrates Certified Nurses Day

Posted on March 13, 2018

Covenant Health is observing Certified Nurses Day on March 19 to recognize the achievements of nearly 450 health system nurses who have pursued advanced training, completed rigorous examinations and received nationally recognized credentials in many specialty areas. The observance also highlights the opportunities available at Covenant Health – which employs more nurses than any health […]

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Welcome Amanda Underwood, NP-C

Posted on March 13, 2018

Cardiology Associates of East Tennessee is proud to welcome certified nurse practitioner Amanda Underwood, NP-C to our heart care team. Amanda joins board-certified interventional cardiologist Ayaz Rahman, MD of CAET in the structural heart program at Parkwest Medical Center.

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Women’s Healthcare of Morristown Now Open

Posted on February 26, 2018

Covenant Health is pleased to announce the opening of Women’s Healthcare of Morristown and welcome Kim C. Brooks, MD and Stacey Kesterson, WHNP to the OBGYN team.

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Covenant Health Leads “Shock Initiative” for Community’s Heart Care

Posted on February 23, 2018

Three Covenant Health hospitals – Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center and Parkwest Medical Center in Knoxville and Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge – have joined other community health care providers in a new shock initiative for treating heart attack patients. The shock initiative includes a newly developed algorithm which improves survival.  Covenant Health represents […]

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