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Visitation Policies: Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Posted on March 18, 2020

You may have seen in the news that some skilled nursing facilities may relax their visitation policies. Our number one priority at our Transitional Care Unit is the health and safety of our residents, who remain at high risk for COVID-19. For now, our visitation policy of allowing only visitors essential for end-of-life care will […]


Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center Celebrates Newly Constructed Emergency Department

Posted on March 3, 2020

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center cut the ribbon on its newly constructed emergency department on Friday, Feb. 28, at an open house and celebration for community leaders, and hospital and Covenant Health leadership.


Storms Cause Disruption for Incoming Calls at Covenant Health

Posted on March 3, 2020

Last night’s tornado damage in Nashville has affected telephone service in the East Tennessee region, and telephones across Covenant Health are experiencing a disruption in incoming calls.


Welcome David Chism, MD

Posted on January 27, 2020

David Chism, MD “Nearly three decades ago, my uncle’s diagnosis of stage four kidney cancer was devastating because there were few treatment options. Since then, cancer treatment has become more effective through tremendous advancements in immunotherapy, chemotherapy, and targeted therapies. As an oncologist, I’m pleased to provide these advanced treatment methods to my patients.” Meet […]


Raising the Roof

Posted on December 20, 2018

A “Raise the Roof” celebration was held at the hospital’s Center for Advanced Medicine to kick off a $115 million building project on Nov. 30 that will expand emergency and critical care capacity at the downtown medical center.


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.