Three Covenant Health hospitals – Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center and Parkwest Medical Center in Knoxville and Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge – have joined other community health care providers in a new shock initiative for treating heart attack patients. The shock initiative includes a newly developed algorithm which improves survival. Covenant Health represents […]
It’s Staff Feature Friday! This week we are getting to know Tommy from our cardiac floor! Name: Tommy Kirkland How long have you worked at Parkwest? 3/2013 Why do you love working at Parkwest?! Great staff we have and we get to help people Where are you from? Rockwood, Tennessee […]
CPA credits therapists with getting him on course With one angel looking over his shoulder and another hanging on his every word, Dennis Overton knew he was in good hands with the therapists at Parkwest Therapy Center at Fort Sanders West. “When I first got here and began dealing with the people of Covenant Health, […]
Name: Jerry Hornback Job Title: HUC 2 How long have you worked at Parkwest? 2 1/2 years Why do you love working at Parkwest? Orthro floor because of the great people and great teamwork and being able to help people Where are you from? Chicago Do you prefer cats or dogs? Dogs What is your dream vacation […]
Strength Defined Former bodybuilder sings praises of Cardiac Rehab John Paschal gazes out over the lake behind his home. There is a sense of peace and purpose here. “When I was a boy growing up on the farm in Dandridge we’d go fishing on the lake sometimes,” Paschal says. “I always thought someday I’d like […]
Name: Susan Commons Job Title: Clinical Specialist-Speech Language Pathologist How long have you worked at Parkwest? I have been with Parkwest 39 years. I started the speech pathology department in 1979 as a contract employee along with my private practice. Why do you love working at Parkwest?! I have loved working with […]
Who is Covenant Health? We are the region’s top performing healthcare network. We are ten hospitals, 1500 affiliated physicians, and 10,000 employees dedicated to improving the quality of life for our patients.
Name: Angela Murr How long have you worked at Peninsula? Peninsula 4 years Parkwest 9 years – Covenant Health 13 Why do you love working at Peninsula? The caring staff that are dedicated to our patients best interests. Leadership and management make it a pleasure. I am blessed to be a part of […]