Zika – How to protect yourself and your family

Posted on July 14, 2016

Should you be worried about the Zika virus?  Check out this flyer from the Knox County Health Department to see how you can protect you and your family from mosquito bites.  Zika – Mosquito Flyer 


Dropped Head Syndrome – Harrison Finds Hope

Posted on July 6, 2016

Ellen Harrison looked at herself in the bathroom mirror. Her chin was involuntarily hanging down on her chest, and the ravages of breast cancer were still evident. After almost three years of trying to keep a positive attitude about not being able to hold her head up, and three years of searching for answers and help, she had finally reached a complete breaking point. 


Patient and Family Partnership Council

Posted on June 22, 2016

Because your experiences and ideas are important to us, we would like to invite you to consider becoming a part of our hospital’s new Patient and Family Partnership Council. 


Covenant Health Named to Forbes List of ‘America’s Best Employers’

Posted on May 1, 2016

Covenant Health was among only 44 hospitals and health systems in the U.S. to make the lists of “America’s Best Employers” in Forbes magazine, which include a total of 750 U.S. companies. 


James Clark, Parkwest’s 100th TAVR Patient, is ‘Back to Active’ One Month Later

Posted on April 28, 2016

James Clark began having difficulty completing his daily two-mile neighborhood walk. “Any type of exertion and I would get a lot of pressure and pain in my heart area,” says Clark, 


Parkwest’s First TAVR Patient Tells Benefits of Procedure

Posted on April 28, 2016

Five days past his 88th birthday, Roy Ogle became Parkwest’s first-ever TAVR patient. Ogle is a living testament to what TAVR can do for  


Nurse Residency Program Prepares New Graduates for Success

Posted on April 23, 2016

Covenant Health is pleased to announce the implementation of a nurse residency program that will support newly graduated nurses as they transition from an educational setting to a fast-paced hospital environment.  


Parkwest Medical Staff makes donation to InterFaith Health Clinic

Posted on April 14, 2016

The Medical Staff at Parkwest Medical Center has donated $20,000 to the InterFaith Health Clinic to support its efforts to provide affordable medical care in East Tennessee. InterFaith Health Clinic is a not-for-profit health care ministry that serves low-income, working uninsured and underserved people in our community. IFHC has a small paid staff that is