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Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center Dietitians Reflect on National Nutrition Month

Posted on April 1, 2020

In honor of National Nutrition Month, we sat down with three of our Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center registered dietitians Kristen Clay, Rachel Ignomirello and Kerri Shingleton to discuss nutrition.


Fort Sanders Regional COVID-19 Information

Posted on April 1, 2020

Questions about COVID-19? We’ve compiled some important COID-19 information for Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center.


Visitation Policies: Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Posted on March 18, 2020

3/20/2020: Between 10am and 5pm, public access is now restricted to the main lobby entrance off of Clinch Avenue, the Trustees Tower garage entrance and the emergency entrance off of Laurel Avenue.  Between 5pm and 10am, all patients must enter through the emergency entrance off of Laurel Avenue. 


The Third 25 Years: 1970-1994

Posted on March 12, 2020

In the hospital’s third quarter (1970-1994), Fort Sanders Hospital had a lot of firsts–the first new CT scanner, hospice program, breast center and comprehensive cancer center in our area. Patricia Neal Rehabilitation Center also opened in this quarter. Read more about these achievements and milestones here.


G.E.M. Students Earn CNA Certifications

Posted on March 9, 2020

Congratulations to our first group of Growing Education through Me (G.E.M.) students at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center for obtaining their CNA certification!


Lessons Learned

Posted on March 6, 2020

Eddie Evans suffered a pulmonary embolism in 2019, and after his diagnosis, the hospital’s Pulmonary Embolism Response Team (PERT) quickly went to work.