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Welcome to Parkwest Medical Center

Before You Visit:

We are limiting visitors to protect the health and safety of our patients and staff. Read our visitation policy.

Visitors and staff are required to wear masks at all Covenant Health facilities and medical practices. To help conserve our supply of masks, we encourage you to bring a mask from home to wear. We also appreciate your donations of cloth masks. Thank you for  your cooperation in protecting the health and safety of our patients and employees.

In our ongoing efforts to ensure we are providing excellent care, we ask that all patients bring all home medications, including inhalers and spacers, with them when coming to our emergency departments or when being admitted to any of our hospitals.

Thank You for Your Support:

Thank you to so many in our community who have graciously donated cloth masks, PPE, and food for our Covenant Health family. Visit our Gratitude Page.

Learn how your donation can support your local Covenant Health facility.

We appreciate Knox County Mayor Glen Jacobs recognizing our efforts in our fight against COVID-19. Read his letter to our CEO and employees.

Scam Alert: 

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Department of Homeland Security, and Federal Trade Commission have issued alerts about various coronavirus (COVID-19) fraud schemes. Read more about these scams to protect yourself.

Parkwest is West Knoxville’s premier medical facility and a top performing heart hospital. In addition to providing the area’s leading cardiac services, Parkwest has a nationally recognized emergency department and offers award-winning care throughout our facility.

This facility complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Click here to learn more.

Services Quick Links

The cutting-edge programs offered at Parkwest Medical Center constantly adapt to meet the needs of our community and to align with technological advances in the medical field.

For a full listing of our services, please visit our services page.

Patient Resources

Patients are the most important people at Parkwest Medical Center. Use the quick links below to conveniently access your information, register for a class or event, or find a physician.

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It's Housekeeping Week, and we wanted to thank our entire Housekeeping staff for everything they do to keep our patients and employees safe each and every day! This team works throughout the entire facility ... so we weren't able to get a group pic. But, here's a few team members we caught up with yesterday afternoon! ... See MoreSee Less

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Our Services

Click here to learn more about the services offered at Parkwest Medical Center. 

Parkwest Medical Center News

  • A Community of Caring

    The medical staff at Parkwest consists of 575 physicians and 309 advanced practice practitioners, covering a broad range of specialties.  

  • Suicide Awareness

    Peninsula facilitates the ComPASS support group for those who have lost loved ones to suicide. September is Suicide Awareness month. 

  • Learning and Serving

    Volunteering at Parkwest Medical Center during the summer helps two sets of Knoxville brothers prepare for healthcare careers.  

  • Shawnna Hale presented with BEE Award

    A CNA at Parkwest Medical Center, Shawwna Hale, was recognized with The BEE Award today for her teamwork and great attitude.  

  • You’re in Good Hands at Parkwest

    Parkwest Medical Center has been recognized by the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association for excellence. 

  • Above and Beyond

    Recently three nurses have been recognized for excellent care with The DAISY Award. They were all nominated by patients for whom they provided care. 

  • DAISY Award Winner: Ashley Swiderski

    Nurse Ashley Swiderski was honored with The DAISY Award for the excellent care she provided to a patient. Thank you, Ashley for your dedication! 

  • “He Saved My Life”

    Knoxville woman says orthopedic surgeon saved her life after discovering cancerous tumor after suffering a hip fracture. 

Read more stories on the Parkwest Medical Center blog .