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Covenant Health Hospitals Receive “A” Grades in Spring 2016 Hospital Safety Ratings

Posted on April 26, 2016

Several Covenant Health facilities have received “A” grades in The Leapfrog Group’s Spring 2016 Hospital Safety Scores, ranking the hospitals among the safest in the U.S.


Nurse Residency Program Prepares New Graduates for Success

Posted on April 23, 2016

Covenant Health is pleased to announce the implementation of a nurse residency program that will support newly graduated nurses as they transition from an educational setting to a fast-paced hospital environment.


PSA Rising

Posted on April 20, 2016

In an almost 3-hour minimally invasive procedure, Dr. Tieng used the da Vinci robot to remove Thomforde’s cancerous prostate gland.


Leg Work

Posted on April 6, 2016

There was no pain, nor was there any pulse in her feet. Except for feeling as if each of her legs weighed 200 pounds, Cathy Robinson felt just fine. But the lack of pulses in her ankles told her doctor something was wrong.


The Joint Commission

Posted on March 14, 2016

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center is accredited by The Joint Commission, recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting certain performance standards and continued dedication to providing you with quality care. Fort Sanders also holds the coveted Comprehensive Stroke Center certification – given to only a fraction of facilities […]


Covenant Health Announces Leadership Appointments

Posted on March 2, 2016

Covenant Health, the major health system headquartered in Knoxville and the region’s largest employer, has announced internal leadership appointments.