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Covenant Health’s Heart Surgery Program Receives Highest Ratings from International Thoracic Surgeons Society

Posted on August 13, 2015

Covenant Health’s cardiac program has received the highest quality designation from The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS), an organization dedicated to ensuring the best possible outcomes for surgeries of the heart, lung and esophagus. The society represents nearly 7,000 surgeons, researchers and allied health care professionals worldwide. Based on data submitted from Covenant Health’s elite […]


Covenant Hospitals Named Among State’s Top 10 by U.S. News & World Report

Posted on July 21, 2015

U.S. News & World report has released its annual list of “America’s Best Hospitals,” naming three Covenant Health hospitals – Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center, Methodist Medical Center, and Parkwest Medical Center in Tennessee’s Top 10 for metro areas.


The Pulmonary Rehabilitation Programs of Covenant Health

Posted on July 15, 2015

Chronic pulmonary (lung) disease is costly in both dollars and lives. It is the fifth leading cause of death and disability in Tennessee.


How a Second Opinion Changed Everything

Posted on March 31, 2015

“I’ve had back pain for years, I guess since I was in my 30s. But when I retired it got worse and worse, until I could hardly walk and I would fall,” said Chaubin. “My legs from my hips down went numb about seven years ago.


Fort Sanders Regional Announces New Chief Nursing Officer

Posted on February 3, 2014

Kelly Miles, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, has recently joined Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center as Chief Nursing Officer (CNO).


Fort Sanders Regional Attains Highest Recognition for Efforts to Improve Elderly Care

Posted on October 23, 2013

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center has achieved “Exemplar” status for its NICHE (Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders) program.