Finding Peace: Patient from Ukraine finds relief from hip pain at Parkwest

Posted on April 14, 2021

Liudmyla Labod moved from the war-torn Ukraine looking for a better life, and found relief for her debilitating hip pain.  


DAISY Award Winner: Erin Winebarger, RN

Posted on April 7, 2021

Erin Winebarger, a nurse at Parkwest Medical Center was honored with The DAISY Award. Thank you, Erin for putting your patients first! 


Kathy Maschak presented with BEE Award

Posted on March 31, 2021

Congratulations to Kathy Maschak, a housekeeper in our Environmental Services Department, for being recognized with the BEE award. Kathy was nominated by her coworkers. Kathy’s Nominations “Kathy is such a hard worker. She always greets us with a smile. She does an excellent job keeping our department clean and sanitary. We really enjoy seeing her 


“I Choose Freedom” – Knoxville Woman Loses Over 100 Pounds After Bariatric Surgery

Posted on March 31, 2021

When Christy Brown weighed in at over 300 pounds, she decided she had to try something different to lose weight. That’s when she found Dr. Williams. 


Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy: a Hidden Gem for Healing

Posted on March 24, 2021

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy is a treatment that is demonstrated to heal
and reduce the severity of wounds, infections and late effects of radiation. 


A Sigh of Relief: Louisiana Woman Doubly Relieved After Double Hip Replacement

Posted on March 17, 2021

The path that led Julie Stempel to have hip replacement surgery at Parkwest Medical Center is both serendipitous and fortuitous. 


Dollars and Diet: Parkwest dietitian says healthy eating isn’t as expensive as your might think

Posted on March 10, 2021

There is a common misconception that it costs more to eat healthy foods than it does to consume an unhealthy diet.Learn more from a Parkwest dietitian. 


Parkwest Receives Tennessee’s 2020 ‘Best for Babies’ Award

Posted on March 9, 2021

Parkwest Medical Center is one of four Covenant Health hospitals have earned 2020 “BEST for Babies” award, announced recently by Tennessee Hospital Association and the Tennessee Department of Health. The others recognized  include Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center in Knoxville, LeConte Medical Center in Sevierville and Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge. Created in 2016,