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Covenant Health plans $115 million expansion at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center to address community need

Posted on April 9, 2018

To meet immediate and long-term health care needs in the community, Covenant Health today announced plans for a $115 million expansion and modernization of Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center that includes new critical care and intermediate care beds and emergency department rooms. The expansion is part of a long-term master facility plan that has been […]


Recognizing a Hernia

Posted on April 20, 2018

It’s been said that “no surgery is minor surgery if it’s your surgery.” There is some truth to that, but when it comes to hernia repair, you can rest assured that the surgeons at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center know what they’re doing.


A Shoulder to Rely On

Posted on April 19, 2018

Thanks to the artificial ball and socket John Reynolds, M.D., implanted in Dainese Wasson’s right shoulder she is back to her normal routine.


Covenant Health Named Among Top Places to Work in Healthcare

Posted on April 17, 2018

Covenant Health has been named to the Becker’s Healthcare 2018 list of “150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare,” which highlights hospitals, health systems and healthcare companies that promote diversity within the workforce, employee engagement and professional growth. According to Becker’s, the organizations on the list “offer benefits and opportunities for employees to build successful […]


Healthcare Volunteer Week – Carol Bell

Posted on April 16, 2018

April 15 – 21 is Healthcare Volunteer Week, a time for us to thank our selfless volunteers who give their time to those most in need.


Urgent or Emergency? When to go to the ER

Posted on April 5, 2018

Physician’s office, walk-in clinic, or the emergency room – there are several places to go when you are sick or hurt, but how do you know which one is the right one for what’s ailing you?