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Welcome Jennifer Yanoschak, MD

Posted on June 1, 2020

Covenant Health is proud to welcome Jennifer Yanoschak, MD to the neurohospitalist team at Fort Sanders Regional in Knoxville.


Dr. Norman Named 2020 Top Doc

Posted on May 27, 2020

On behalf of the entire medical team at TN Brain and Spine, we are proud to congratulate Dr. Joel Norman for his 2020 recognition as a Top Neurological Surgeon in Cityview Magazine’s Top Doc issue.  Winners are chosen by the local medical community via secret ballot. To learn more about this year’s Top Doc winners, read […]


Nurses for the Next Generation

Posted on May 27, 2020

Tennessee Wesleyan University’s nursing program builds on the 100-year legacy of the Fort Sanders School of Nursing. Read about our unique partnership with Tennessee Wesleyan.


COVID-19 Update: Protecting You as We Move Forward

Posted on May 21, 2020

As Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center and all Covenant Health facilities resume elective surgeries and services, protecting the health and safety of our patients, visitors, and staff is more important now than ever. We have implemented many protocols during the COVID-19 crisis that we will continue to follow. Read about them here.


Faces of the Fort: Connie Jenkins

Posted on May 18, 2020

Happy National Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week! From May 17-23, we honor the incredible work that EMS professionals do every day. One Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center employee, who used to work in EMS, is Connie Jenkins. Read about her here.


Covenant Health Participates in Convalescent Plasma Clinical Trial for COVID-19 Patients

Posted on May 15, 2020

Covenant Health hospitals have joined a nationwide effort to begin treating some COVID-19 patients with convalescent plasma transfusions as part of a clinical trial. Convalescent plasma is donated by patients who have recovered from COVID-19 and is being given experimentally to current COVID-19 patients who are experiencing severe or life-threatening symptoms. The “Expanded Access to […]