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, 


Hospital VP marks 40th anniversary at Parkwest

Posted on December 7, 2016

 Emlyn “Em” Cobble has juggled many hats throughout her career, but all of them have been worn at one place, Parkwest Medical Cen­ter, where she celebrated 40 years of service. Cobble is Vice President and Chief Support Officer for Park­west, where she began her career in 1976 as a medical technologist. She graduated from Lincoln 


Cancer Survivor Has “a Lot of Living to Do”

Posted on December 6, 2016

Sara Forrester is faithful about getting yearly mammograms. At five feet tall, the sprightly grandmother takes care of her health by walking regularly, and says she usually hits 10,000 steps on her pedometer every day. “I always get a screening (mammogram) every year. I try to go during October, during breast cancer awareness month, because 


The Singing Ambassador- Peninsula puts autistic student on course

Posted on December 2, 2016

Peninsula student goes to Pellissippi State Community College.