September is National Suicide Prevention Month

Posted on September 15, 2021

It’s National Suicide Prevention Month, a time to remember those who have been affected by suicide & raise awareness about the ongoing fight to save lives. 


Prepared for the Unexpected

Posted on September 8, 2021

Selene McCuin didn’t expect to be rushed into surgery for an emergency C-section, and wake up five days later on a ventilator.  


Parkwest Medical Center earns national recognition for efforts to improve cardiovascular treatment

Posted on September 7, 2021

Parkwest has received two American Heart Association Achievement Awards for implementing quality improvement measures for cardiovascular patients. 


Parkwest Medical Center earns national recognition for efforts to improve stroke treatment

Posted on September 2, 2021

Parkwest Medical Center has received a national stroke quality achievement award from the American Heart and Stroke Association. 


The Fight of His Life

Posted on September 1, 2021

After suffering a stroke Joe Kemp worked with the therapy team from Covenant Health Therapy Center – West Knoxville to regain strength and speech. 


Alicia Hernandez presented with BEE Award

Posted on August 26, 2021

A PCA at Parkwest Medical Center, Alicia Hernandez, was recognized with The BEE Award today for her compassion and care that she showed to her patient. 


Jerry Hornback presented with second BEE Award

Posted on August 26, 2021

Jerry Hornback, a health unit coordinator was presented with the BEE Award for providing excellent patient care.  


Katerpillar Kids Camp Helps Children Cope with Grief

Posted on August 25, 2021

Katerpillar Kids Camp
is a free two-day camp
coordinated by Covenant
Hospice and sponsored by
Variety Children’s Charity.