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    Covenant Health Named to Two National Best Employer Lists

    Join Our Award-Winning Team
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    Covenant Health Named to Becker’s 2023 “150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare”

    By: Becker’s Hospital Review

    A Great Place to Work
  • A Choice Career in a Great Place to Call Home

    Covenant Health is the region’s top-performing healthcare network. Headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee, we are a community-owned, not-for-profit healthcare system comprised of nine acute-care hospitals, a behavioral health hospital, and Covenant Medical Group, our physician practice division.

    Our specialized services include the region’s largest cancer network, outstanding cardiac care, orthopedics, rehabilitation therapy and home care. We are a partner in two Patricia Neal Rehabilitation Hospital locations, and our Patricia Neal Outpatient Services help those recovering from strokes, traumatic brain injuries, and other disabling conditions.

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

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    We Strive for Excellence

    Covenant Health has a consistent record of success helping physicians build their practices on a strong footing. We support our new doctors through effective networking with our affiliated physicians and introducing new practitioners to the community.

    Covenant Health serves our East Tennessee communities through more than two million patient encounters each year. Our 11,000+ employees, physicians, and volunteers are unified by our pledge: to always put our patients first, to strive for excellence in everything we do, and to make Covenant Health the first and best choice in our region. Our pledge is just one reason Covenant Health has been named by Becker’s Healthcare, Forbes and Newsweek as a great place to work.

    Mission, Vision, & Pledge

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    Our Mission

    We serve the community by improving the quality of life through better health.

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    Our Vision

    Covenant Health is committed to being the region’s premier healthcare network by providing patient-centered care that inspires clinical and service excellence, making us the first and best choice for our patients, employees, physicians, employers, volunteers and communities.

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    Our Pledge

    At Covenant Health we pledge our personal covenant, our promise, to our organization and the patients in our region: The patient always comes first. Excellence in everything we do. We will do our part to make Covenant Health the first and best choice.


    Explore Our East Tennessee Region

    With locations that span from the Great Smoky Mountains to the Cumberland Gap and west to the Cumberland Plateau, Covenant Health’s mission is to improve the quality of life through better health. Servng our local communities, our patients and their families is our greatest privilege.

    A Not-For-Profit, Community-Owned Healthcare System

    We are committed to improving the quality of life in East Tennessee through better health. In partnership with our generous donors, Covenant’s 10,000+ employees, physicians and volunteers are providing the very best care for our patients and their families.

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