Graduation Day for Nurse Residents

Posted on September 7, 2017

Today Parkwest celebrated with our second 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 


Staff Feature Friday

Posted on September 1, 2017

It’s Staff Feature Friday! Today we are getting to know the awesome Leslie from our Breast Center! Name:  Leslie Goins   Job Title: Mammographer/Radiographer   How long have you worked at Parkwest? 13 years   Why do you love working at Parkwest? The patients and my coworkers   Where are you from? Florida   What 


I Am Covenant Health- I Am Peninsula

Posted on August 30, 2017


I Am Parkwest Medical Center. I am Covenant Health

Posted on August 2, 2017

I Am Parkwest Medical Center. I am Covenant Health 


Welcome Steedman Sarbah, MD

Posted on July 10, 2017

Covenant Health is proud to welcome Steedman Sarbah, MD to Knoxville Digestive Disease Consultants in Knoxville, Tennessee. 


Nursing Celebration 2017

Posted on May 24, 2017

 On May 11, Park­west held its Nurses Week reception to recognize nurses who go above and be­yond in their mission to provide excellent care to each patient. This annual celebra­tion is held in honor of National Nurses Week, an observation supported by the American Nurses Associa­tion to coincide with the birthday of Florence Nightingale, the 


Parkwest Therapy Center Helps Stroke Patient on the Road to Recovery

Posted on May 17, 2017

It was the first day of September and Jim Cogdill was on his way to work at his car dealership on Kingston Pike. He had decided to stop for breakfast when suddenly, double vision hit. Then his arm and leg went numb.      In truth, Jim Cogdill isn’t the typical 71-year-old man. He is especially driven, 


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,