Parkwest Breaks Ground on Expansion and Renovation Project

Posted on October 18, 2017

Today in west Knoxville Parkwest Medical Center broke ground on a $99 million expansion and renovation project. Hospital leaders have been working with architects and construction professionals on a facility renovation and expansion plan to accommodate both patient care improvements and growth on Parkwest’s main campus. Parkwest is a member hospital of Covenant Health. Highlights of […]

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Artsclamation! fine art sale to benefit Peninsula

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Staff Feature Friday

Posted on October 13, 2017

Today is Staff Feature Friday! Today we’re getting to know the lovely Margaret Stewart, a Health Unit Coordinator in our Critical Care Waiting Area. How long have you worked at Parkwest? 10 years as staff in Critical Care Waiting and before that 2½ years as volunteer in surgery waiting.  I started at Parkwest after retiring […]

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Breast Imaging Center of Excellence

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Staff Feature Friday

Posted on October 6, 2017

It’s Staff Feature Friday! Today we are getting to know the awesome Richard Talley Jr!   Name: RICHARD TALLEY JR   Job Title:RN   How long have you worked at Parkwest? 10 YEARS   Why do you love working at Parkwest? I LOVE HELPING AND CARING FOR PEOPLE GOING TO SURGEY.  I LIKE TO MAKE […]

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Breast cancer survivor grateful for prompt and professional care

Posted on October 4, 2017

Liz Clary can’t help smiling when she talks about the seven alpacas on her farm, or the chickens and sheep she’s raised. “I just love all of my animals, and I love the farm,” Clary says. “It helps you stay grounded, and keeps things in perspective.” Farming is one of many things that make life […]

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Staff Feature Friday

Posted on September 29, 2017

It’s Staff Feature Friday! Today we are getting to know Josh Galyon! Name: Joshua Galyon   Job Title: RN   How long have you worked at Parkwest? Almost 7 years. I started September or 2010.    Why do you love working at Parkwest? It’s rewarding to be there on a person’s worst day and help them […]

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Attorney joins his surgeon on mountain bike trails after shoulder surgery

Posted on September 27, 2017

Knoxville attorney Don Vowell makes no bones about it – when his shoulder went out for the umpteenth time, he wanted an expert. “Shoulder replacements are really not that common and I have a history of dislocated shoulders so I wanted a surgeon who had done a lot of shoulder surgeries,” said Vowell, adding that […]

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