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News & Blog

What are you thankful for?

Posted on November 24, 2020

It’s hard to focus on life’s blessings during the pandemic, but some of Fort Sanders Regional’s staff wanted to share what they’re thankful for this year.

American Diabetes Month

Posted on November 20, 2020

November is American Diabetes Month. Take some time to learn about this disease from Fort Sanders Regional dietitian Rachel Ignomirello.

Catching Lung Cancer Early

Posted on November 19, 2020

Gregory Dorsett had just come in for a regular physical. The next thing he knew, he was receiving a low-dose CT scan that found his lung cancer early.

Lung Cancer: a Disease Seldom Caught Early

Posted on November 17, 2020

Lung cancer is rarely caught early, but low-dose CT screening, available at Fort Sanders Regional, helps detect cancer early when treatment is possible.

COPD Awareness Month: Jeffrey Sheehy

Posted on November 16, 2020

November is COPD awareness month, so we sat down with Jeffrey Sheehy, RN, from our complex medicine unit who has cared for patients with COPD to learn more.

Protect and Serve

Posted on November 11, 2020

In honor of Veterans Day, we sat down with one of our many veteran employees, Officer James Burkett and his K-9 partner Bono, to learn more about them.