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Regional Excellence

Posted on August 10, 2022

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center Receives Stroke and Cardiac Recognition Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center has once again received recognition from the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association for providing quality care for patients experiencing stroke or heart events. The hospital received six quality achievement awards in 2022. Stroke Care According to the American […]

June DAISY Award Winner- Halley Gray

Posted on August 4, 2022

Congratulations to June DAISY winner, Halley Gray! Halley, a neuro ICU nurse, was nominated by a co-worker for ensuring a patient she wasn’t assigned to still received the best care possible. The patient was having a hard time being in the hospital so Halley went above and beyond to make sure the patient felt supported. […]

June DAISY Award Winner- Rachel Ridenour

Posted on August 2, 2022

Congratulations to another of our June DAISY winners, Rachel Ridenour! Rachel, a neuro-ICU nurse, was nominated by a patient’s family for compassionate care received during the patient’s final days. She was recognized for the kindness she gave during an extremely difficult time. Thank you Rachel for the exceptional care you provide our patients and their […]

FLAME Award Winner- Carla Beth Burnette

Posted on July 29, 2022

Congratulations to FLAME award winner Carla Beth Burnette! Carla Beth, a physical therapist, was nominated by a physician colleague, Dr. Paul Yau, for her cheerful spirit and supportive attitude. She is known to stay late helping patients as well as helping nurses when they are short staffed. Dr. Yau said, “She’s encouraging to patients and […]

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center Welcomes Nine Medical Students for Clinical Rotations

Posted on July 29, 2022

Nine local medical students will undergo training at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center beginning this month as part of a partnership between Covenant Health, Fort Sanders Regional’s parent company, and Lincoln Memorial University – DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine. It is the first time that Fort Sanders Regional has been a rotation site for LMU-DCOM […]

Need a Gut Check?

Posted on July 27, 2022

Fort Sanders Regional Offers New Technologies for Gastroenterology Services Excellent patient care is our pledge at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center. The Fort Sanders Center for Digestive Health has long offered the latest state-of-the art technology to diagnose and treat gastrointestinal (GI) diseases. To provide the best possible care for patients, the Center for Digestive […]