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Continuum of Care

Posted on February 28, 2020

Sandra Betts was in the middle of her daily Bible devotions when she heard a loud noise from the bedroom where her husband Rickey was getting dressed. He couldn’t walk or get dressed without falling. The pair came to Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center to figure out what was going on.


FLAME Award Winner—Rick Wyrick

Posted on February 25, 2020

Rick Wyrick, nurse coordinator of gamma knife services, is our latest recipient of the Fort Sanders Regional FLAME award.


The Next 25 Years: 1945-1969

Posted on February 20, 2020

In the hospital’s second quarter (1945-1969), Fort Sanders Hospital accepted its first male to the Fort Sanders School of Nursing and began construction to improve facilities. Read more about this time period and other Fort Sanders milestones here.


Life after loss

Posted on February 13, 2020

In her journey as a mother, Danielle Rouse had her heart broken. But in this season of love, her heart is full after the birth of a healthy baby girl at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center.


Changing Times; Ongoing Excellence

Posted on February 12, 2020

If you ask Dr. Mike Ayres what’s changed at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center since he came on board, he will give you a simple answer–everything.


Welcome Kathleen Ward, DO

Posted on February 7, 2020

Covenant Health is proud to welcome Kathleen Ward, DO to the neurohospitalist team at Fort Sanders Regional in Knoxville.