Covid-19 vaccines in Blount County

Jay FitzBlount, Our Town Health

Pellissippi State Community College’s Blount County Campus will host a Covid-19 vaccination clinic for the community starting Friday, April 9.
The clinic will be open for appointments 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 …

New mom gains help, confidence at Parkwest

Jay FitzOur Town Health

When little Finley Ken­nedy came into the world, he came with no complica­tions. Mom Patricia Ken­nedy says support from the lactation consultants at Parkwest Medical Cen­ter helped breastfeeding begin just …

New technology for brain tumors

Valerie SomervilleInside 640, Our Town Health

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center, in collaboration with Thompson Cancer Survival Center, is proud to announce the installation of the latest stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) platform, the Leksell Gamma Knife Icon.
The …

Hillcrest leaders shine

Diana FisherOur Town Health

At Hillcrest Healthcare, our leaders serve the community through philanthropy and high-quality, compassionate care. They assemble highly trained and dedicated staff members to provide personalized skilled nursing, rehabilitation services and …

LMU grads pass NCE; program to change

Kate ReaganOur Town Health

Class of 2020 Lincoln Memorial University-Caylor School of Nursing (LMU-CSON) graduates from the master of science in nursing nurse anesthesia concentration have achieved a 100% pass rate on the National Certification Exam (NCE).
The board administers …