Staff Feature Friday

Posted on April 6, 2018

It’s Staff Feature Friday! Let’s get to know April from our Imaging Department! Name: April Helland   Job Title:  CT Tech   Why do you love working at Parkwest? My coworkers! They make working FUN.   What was your first job? Yall are going to laugh… I worked at a place called Western Palace. I 


Patient on the move after robotic-assisted knee replacement

Posted on April 4, 2018

“The benefit of robotic surgery is the fact that we can be more precise and accurate in the placement and balancing of our knee replacements to ensure the most optimal outcome for the patient,” Dr. Ivie says. 


Staff Feature Friday

Posted on March 30, 2018

Name: Vernon Ferguson III Job Title: Facility Service Technician in Engineering How long have you worked at Parkwest? Since Oct. of 17 Why do you love working at Parkwest? I love getting to know different people and everyday is different in our Dept. Where are you from? Moved here from Dallas, Texas 3 years ago. 


Joy in Antigua – Guatemalans in need

Posted on March 28, 2018


Staff Feature Friday

Posted on March 23, 2018

It’s Staff Feature Friday! Today we are getting to know Judith from our Senior Behavioral Health department! Name: Judith Winters   How long have you worked at Parkwest? 2 years in April   Why do you love working at Parkwest?! Working at Parkwest lets me advocate for our patients and families. I am also able 


Long after ‘death’, Knoxville man is ‘full of life’

Posted on March 22, 2018

Eddie’s Life, A.D. Long after ‘death,’ Knoxville man is ‘full of life’   Church was over one Sunday in August 2016 – but not Eddie Thompson’s revival. For that, he had to skip lunch and race to Parkwest Medical Center.   Fortunately, the 70-year-old lumber broker’s cardiac arrest didn’t come until he was inside the 


Staff Feature Friday

Posted on March 16, 2018

It’s Staff Feature Friday! Today we’re getting to know more about Gail! Name: Kathryn Gail Thiessen   How long have you worked at Parkwest?     1 year 8 months     Why do you love working at Parkwest?!    I enjoy the diversity of people I meet daily. Having the opportunity to “be present” in a variety of capacities for 


Spring into a New Career During Job Fair Week

Posted on March 14, 2018

Ready to make a great move in your healthcare career? Attend one of our job fairs and learn about the available positions with Covenant Health, our region’s largest employer.