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Construction Will Temporarily Limit Travel on Park West Boulevard

Posted on February 1, 2018

The one-way traffic pattern indicated below (dotted red line) will go into effect at 10 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 2. Traffic will be restricted to one way, east to west on the indicated portion of Park West Boulevard. This construction is expected to last approximately two weeks.


Parkwest’s First DAISY Recipients Named

Posted on January 22, 2018

Extraordinary Nurses Recognized at Parkwest Medical Center  Today two nurses at Parkwest Medical Center were honored with the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The award is part of the DAISY Foundation‘s program to recognize the super-human efforts nurses perform every day.  The first award recipient is Jeri McNew, RN, who works on 3 Riverstone, Parkwest’s […]


Graduation Day for Nurse Residents

Posted on January 11, 2018

Nurse residents are pictured with chief nursing officer Lynn Cagle, program coordinator Sara Meadows, and chief administrative officer Neil Heatherly.


Job Fair Scheduled

Posted on January 5, 2018

Join hospital leaders at our job fair to learn more about the employment opportunities we have available.


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 […]


Graduation Day: First Nurse Residents Complete Program

Posted on June 15, 2017

Today Parkwest celebrated with our first cohort of nurse residents to complete the Covenant Health’s Nurse Residency Program.  The 12-month structured program used classroom learning seminars, case studies, small group discussion, precepted clinical practice, and evidence-based practice projects to train the newly-graduated nurses. At today’s graduation the group was welcomed and congratulated by chief administrative […]


Covenant Health Employees Receive First Cardiac Services Excellence Awards

Posted on June 9, 2017

Five Covenant Health employees were the first recipients of new awards for cardiac service excellence in recognition of their exemplary care of heart patients, outstanding performance in cardiac services, and demonstrating Covenant Health’s Standards and Behaviors and Pledge of Excellence.   The awards were presented by Mike Belbeck, Executive Vice President of Operations, at a […]


Peninsula Holiday Survival Guide Celebrating 22 Years of De-Stressing East Tennessee

Posted on November 8, 2016

For the twenty-second year in a row, Peninsula, a Division of Parkwest Medical Center, is offering expert holiday “survival advice” as a community service.