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September Daisy Award Winner – Alex Wolff

Posted on October 16, 2017

Emergency nurse Alex Wolff was nominated for the DAISY Award by a patient’s family for taking care of their loved one after an unexpected accident sent them to the hospital. The patient and his family were impressed by Alex’s superior level of empathy and care. They noted that Alex acted as an example of how […]


Fort Sanders Regional Named to National List of 100 Hospitals with Great Oncology Programs

Posted on October 11, 2017

KNOXVILLE, TENNESSEE – For the second year in a row, Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center has been named to a national list of “100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Oncology Programs” by Becker’s Hospital Review. Becker’s Hospital Review is a publication that provides hospital business news and analysis for hospital and health system executives. For this list, […]


Emergency Nurses Day

Posted on October 11, 2017

Emergency nurses possess a unique set of traits that make them an invaluable part of our team at Fort Sanders Regional. These resourceful men and women stand on the front lines of emergency care and provide care to patients on their worst days. Wednesday, October 11 marks Emergency Nurses Day, and we salute our emergency […]


Covenant Health Foundations Sponsor Fall Seminars on Tax Law and Investing

Posted on October 10, 2017

National leaders are discussing the way people and businesses are taxed, and many ideas are being considered. The Covenant Health Office of Philanthropy and Covenant Health Foundations have been presenting a series of educational seminars on “How Proposed Tax Law Changes Can Impact You and How to Make Smarter Investments during Uncertain Times.” The seminars […]


Football Season Healthy Eating

Posted on October 9, 2017

Football season is in full swing and that means tailgates and long hours spent snacking and sitting in front of the television. By developing a winning “food game plan” ahead of time, you can make smart and nutritious choices and avoid negative consequences that will impact your weight loss goal.  Check out a few tips […]


My Aching Back!

Posted on October 6, 2017

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