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

Posted on December 6, 2018

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center has again been named to a national list of “100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Oncology Programs” by Becker’s Hospital Review, marking the third consecutive year the hospital has been included on the list.


Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center Begins Expansion to Meet Growing Community Need

Posted on November 30, 2018

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center and Covenant Health administrators launched a $115 million building project today that will expand emergency and critical care capacity.


WBIR: ‘All hands on deck’: Knoxville hospital sees baby boom

Posted on November 14, 2018

WBIR: ‘All hands on deck’: Knoxville hospital sees baby boom | Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center is experiencing a good, old-fashioned baby boom: 257 births for the month of October.


Fort Sanders Regional Recognizes 2018 Clinical Excellence Award Winners

Posted on June 7, 2018

During National Nurses Week, May 6-12, Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center announced the 2018 recipients of the hospital’s annual Clinical Excellence in Nursing Awards.


WATE-TV: East Tennessee man survives one of the deadliest types of stroke

Posted on May 8, 2018

A local man survived the type of stroke that normally kills 80 percent of its victims. He’s doing so well, he just moved to Europe and is enjoying life to its fullest. It’s been three and a half years since Ken Harrawood suffered a stroke. It hit while he was driving to Y-12 for his first day of work with Bechtel. He now lives in Manchester, England.


WATE-TV: Technician who works with stroke patients becomes one himself

Posted on May 8, 2018

Adam Hill gets the tools in place for the next life-saving surgery in the interventional radiology lab at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center. As lead tech, Hill knows this place like the back of his hand. He never dreamed he’d be a patient receiving treatment here, suffering from a ruptured aneurysm, like so many patients he’s helped treat.