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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.

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2017 Online Registration is Now Open! Join us in April for the 2017 Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon and Finish on the 50 Yard Line of Neyland Stadium! ow.ly/23c0308ap2t ... See MoreSee Less

February 26th, 3:10 pm  ·  

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Each year, more than a million Americans die from heart attacks and other forms of heart disease. Taking low doses of aspirin is one way to help with heart health.Learn more about how aspirin can help fight heart disease by taking this quiz. ow.ly/Glbx308aovC ... See MoreSee Less

February 24th, 7:05 pm  ·  

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Tuesday is the day! Join Fort Sanders Regional for a clinical job fair on February 28. Sessions will begin at 10 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.

Those wishing to attend should R.S.V.P. to Liz Floyd at efloyd1@covhlth.com no later than February 24.

Take 10-15 minutes to complete your online profile with us prior to the event: goo.gl/iBjyyu

This can be used to apply for any Covenant Health position.

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February 24th, 11:25 am  ·  

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Fort Sanders Regional Clinical Job Fair

February 28, 2017, 3:30pm - February 28, 2017, 7:30pm

Clinical healthcare workers seeking new career opportunities are invited to attend a clinical job fair at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center on Tuesday, February 28th at 10AM or 3:30PM. Attendees ...

February 22nd, 6:05 pm  ·  

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Reserve a spot at our free surgical weight-loss seminar today! Call (865) 331-BAR1 (2271) to register. ... See MoreSee Less

February 21st, 5:00 pm  ·  

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You’ve heard all the reasons to stop smoking. You may have thought about quitting or even tried it a time or two. But you may need a little help. Learn how to get ready to quit, how to quit, and how to stay quit for a healthier, smoke-free future. ow.ly/69Up308anHq ... See MoreSee Less

February 17th, 8:05 am  ·  

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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


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