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Environmental Services Appreciation Week

Posted on September 19, 2017

September 17-23 is Environmental Services Appreciation Week at Fort Sanders Regional! The environmental services team works tirelessly to keep the hospital clean and free of infection. Learn why Terry Scholl loves her job and why she is an instrumental part of our team at Fort Sanders Regional below. Terry Scholl, Housekeeper Where are you from? Knoxville, Tennessee […]


August Daisy Award Winner – Savannah Coker

Posted on September 15, 2017

Nursery worker Savannah Coker, RN, was nominated by a patient for providing compassionate care after the birth of her child. Savannah supported the patient as she faced issues with breastfeeding by offering advice and encouragement throughout her stay at the hospital. The patient was thankful for Savannah’s helpful attitude in her first few days as […]


2017 Knoxville News Sentinel Best of Knoxville

Posted on September 14, 2017

The Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center Gift Shop has been nominated for the Knoxville News Sentinel’s Best of Knoxville! Click here to vote! All profits from the Gift Shop benefit our patients through the purchase of medical equipment for the hospital.    


Little Secrets

Posted on September 14, 2017

Stroke survivor lives to tell her story


A healthy school lunch? It’s in the bag

Posted on September 11, 2017

Children and teens can get their hands on plenty of junk food, fast food, and other treats throughout the day. By sending them off to school with a healthy lunch, you can help ensure that they have at least one chance to fuel their bodies with nutritious options. The ground rules are simple. Healthy basics […]


Distraction Activities Available to Help Moms-to-Be Cope

Posted on September 11, 2017

Fort Sanders Perinatal Center and Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center offer moms purposeful distraction activities during long hospital stays.