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 […]

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Staff Feature Friday

Posted on October 13, 2017

Today is Staff Feature Friday! Today we’re getting to know the lovely Margaret Stewart, a Health Unit Coordinator in our Critical Care Waiting Area. How long have you worked at Parkwest? 10 years as staff in Critical Care Waiting and before that 2½ years as volunteer in surgery waiting.  I started at Parkwest after retiring […]

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Breast Imaging Center of Excellence

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Breast cancer survivor grateful for prompt and professional care

Posted on October 4, 2017

Liz Clary can’t help smiling when she talks about the seven alpacas on her farm, or the chickens and sheep she’s raised. “I just love all of my animals, and I love the farm,” Clary says. “It helps you stay grounded, and keeps things in perspective.” Farming is one of many things that make life […]

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Cold or Flu?

Posted on September 20, 2017

Cold or flu? Learn the difference and how to protect yourself.

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Staff Feature Friday

Posted on September 15, 2017

It’s Staff Feature Friday! We are getting to know Dylain from CTSU today! Name:  Dylain Francisco   Job Title:  Registered Nurse – CTSU   How long have you worked at Parkwest? I have worked for Parkwest since 2013. 3 years as a CNA/HUC and 2 1/2 years as a Registered Nurse.   Why do you […]

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Going the Distance for a Healthier Heart

Posted on September 13, 2017

Scott County patient and her husband benefit from three-times-weekly trips to Parkwest cardiac rehab

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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 […]

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