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Welcome to Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center

Welcome to Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center where you will find award-winning, certified and accredited care in a variety of medical specialties. We are located in Knoxville, Tennessee, at the foot of the beautiful Smoky Mountains.

As a Joint Commission Comprehensive Stroke Center, Fort Sanders offers state-of-the art care that maximizes recovery from stroke.  We are also the region’s leader in technology in areas such as bariatric surgery, robotic surgery and minimally invasive spine surgery. Our door-to-balloon times for heart attack patients are below the national average, and our hip fracture center offers advanced diagnosis, surgery and recovery procedures for hip patients.

Top people and advanced capabilities for specialized treatment

  • More than 600 top physicians in 45 specialties and over 1,000 outstanding nurses, technologists, therapists, pharmacists, dieticians and others
  • The most advanced diagnostics, latest technologies, and leading-edge surgery techniques

The quality of care at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center has been recognized by The Joint Commission, a national accrediting agency for healthcare organizations, the U.S. Department of Health and other leading associations which measure hospital performance and outcomes.

Fort Sanders Regional is proud of our performance on a variety of quality indicators.

Our focus is on you – our patients and customers. We strive to make your visit to Fort Sanders an excellent experience for both you and your family members. We know you have a choice, and we thank you for choosing Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center.

This facility 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.

Services Quick Links

The cutting-edge programs offered at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center constantly adapt to meet the needs of our community and to align with technological advances in the medical field.

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

Patient Resources

Patients are the most important people at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center. Use the quick links below to conveniently access your information, register for a class or event, or find a physician.

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Sometimes, men tend to seek healthcare only in a crisis. Research studies have found that men are less likely than women to seek help for health problems. June is Men’s Health Month, a great time to learn about the medical care men need.Learn more here: www.fsregional.com/dont-miss-the-mark/ and www.fsregional.com/men-and-mental-illness/ ... See MoreSee Less

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Teamwork is vital in the hospital. That’s why FLAME Award winner Sarah Mills knew she needed to jump in when a patient went into cardiopulmonary arrest as she was passing through the ICU.Read more about this exercise in teamwork: www.fsregional.com/flame-sarah-mills/ ... See MoreSee Less

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Happy National Nursing Assistant Week (June 17-24)! Thank you to all of the CNAs and PCAs at Fort Sanders Regional who put our patients first and provide excellent care. We greatly appreciate you!Want to join our team? Visit www.covenantcareers.com/ to see open positions. ... See MoreSee Less

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Come join our team!Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center is currently looking for experienced OR Nurses and CST's! OR Nurses have the opportunity for advancement with circulating and scrubbing. CST's are currently being offered a $1,500 sign-on bonus! Apply now: OR Nurses: bit.ly/3d1e09cCST's: bit.ly/3xEtLe8 ... See MoreSee Less

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Happy Father's Day to all of our #fortfamily dads! ... See MoreSee Less

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Patients & Visitors

Information about the amenities available to our patients and their visitors can be found here.

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center News

  • No One Dies Alone Program Seeks Volunteers

    Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center continues to build its volunteer ranks for its No One Dies Alone (NODA) program to help meet end-of-life care needs.

  • Men and Mental Illness

    Mental illness presents itself differently in men and women. Learn more about some common mental illnesses men may face and how to find treatment.

  • Don’t Miss the Mark

    Men, healthcare providers are good for your health. See why you shouldn’t skip your regular checkups and recommended screenings.

  • FLAME Award Winner – Sarah Mills

    Congratulations to FLAME Award winner Sarah Mills!

  • 2021 Clinical Excellence Recognized

    Congratulations to our 2021 Clinical Excellence Award winners, including top nursing award recipients Robert Land and Holly Frederick!

  • FLAME Award Winner – Jessica Collins

    Congratulations to FLAME award winner Jessica Collins!

  • FLAME Award Winner – Bayley Daniels

    Congratulations to FLAME award winner Bayley Daniels!

Find more articles like this on the Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center blog.