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Peninsula Clothes Closet Helps Patients in Need

Posted on February 22, 2017

     The Peninsula Clothes Closet is something of a hidden treasure. It doesn’t get a lot of publicity, and you probably won’t see its beneficiaries featured on the local news.  That’s because the people served by this charity benefit from it in a very personal and private way. When mental health patients are at their lowest, […]


Cardiac Rehab Gets Fitness Instructor Spinning Again

Posted on February 15, 2017

Michael Berry of Knoxville is living proof that you can be in great shape and still have heart disease.


Pain Relief- Making a run for it

Posted on February 8, 2017

Once Marissa Carnes started running, she was hooked


Parkwest’s First Baby of New Year

Posted on January 31, 2017

Parkwest’s First Baby of New Year is No. 8 for Scott County Family


Parkwest and Peninsula staff recognized at annual Awards Ceremony

Posted on January 16, 2017

Covenant Health celebrated the accomplishments of individual employees and collaborative teams throughout our healthcare system at the 2016 Performance Excellence Awards, held in November at Bridgewater Place in Knoxville. More than 200 people attended the event.  The awards celebration included two categories: the Everest Awards, recognizing individual peak performers, and the Performance Excellence Awards, for […]


Parkwest Medical Center to Host Clinical Job Fair

Posted on January 9, 2017

Clinical healthcare workers seeking new career opportunities are invited to attend a clinical job fair at Parkwest Medical Center on Thursday, February 9 at 10 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Candidates will shadow and interview with hiring managers for opportunities. Neil Heatherly, Chief Administrative Officer of Parkwest, will kick off the event with a welcome message […]


Holiday letter from Parkwest CAO Neil Heatherly

Posted on December 19, 2016

I became the CAO of Parkwest Medical Center last August, and am so appreciative of your support for the hospital and so grateful to be here. Being at Parkwest is deeply personal for me. My father, Wayne Heatherly, was the first administrator of the hospital and to date, served the longest tenure. I worked here […]


Artsclamation! Recap

Posted on December 19, 2016

Artsclamation! featured original works by more than 30 noted regional and local artists who work with a variety of media, including oil, watercolor, pastel, acrylics and photography, as well as an exclusive grouping of three-dimensional artists displaying jewelry, pottery, woodwork and sculpture.  Participating artists included: Amy Crews (Featured Artist), Hugh Bailey, Lynda Best, Kathy Bradley, […]