Holiday stress: Make a plan; set boundaries

Rachel DellingerOur Town Health

This week Covenant Health brings you Peninsula’s Holiday Survival Guide with tips for guilt-free gifts, coping with holiday stress and managing grief. There’s also information about outpatient support groups through …

Nurses hunt germs

Rachel DellingerOur Town Health

Germ detectives from Fort Sanders Regional focus on Public Enemy No. 1.
Meet Kim Murray and Patricia Jeffers, registered nurses engaged in preventing infections to ensure patient safety. Covenant Health_Nov 6 …

Nurse navigators aid cancer patients

Rachel DellingerOur Town Health

Meet Lucy Davis, a nurse navigator at the Thompson Cancer Survival Center. Nurse navigators help patients understand their diagnosis and treatment options, provide education and assist in coordinating patient care.
Welcome …

Covenant Health CFO gets state award

Teresa GrossOur Town Health

John Geppi, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Covenant Health, was one of nine healthcare leaders recognized by the Tennessee Hospital Association during the organization’s 2019 annual meeting …

War on drugs seems never-ending

Nick Della VolpeOur Town Health

Knox County District Attorney Charme Allen addressed the North Knoxville BPA last week about the work of the 41 attorneys in her office. A standing-room-only crowd attended the 8 a.m. …