Dr. Baumgartner joins Covenant team

Sandra ClarkFeature, West Knox

Board-certified cardiothoracic surgeon Norbert Baumgartner MD has joined the heart care team at East Tennessee Cardiovascular Surgery Group and Parkwest Medical Center.
Dr. Baumgartner received his medical degree from the University …

Warwick to head Thompson Cancer Survival Center

Rachel DellingerFeature

Scott Warwick has been named chief administrative officer of Thompson Cancer Survival Center, the Covenant Health system’s flagship cancer program. Warwick, a Knoxville native, assumed his responsibilities in mid-July.
“We are …

Leadership tips from the CEO of Covenant Health

Sandra ClarkOur Town Leaders

You know Covenant Health:

One million patients each year
10,000-plus employees
1,500 affiliated physicians
Nine acute-care hospitals
Specialized care at Thompson Cancer Network, Patricia Neal Rehabilitation Center and Peninsula Hospital

Meet the boss. Jim VanderSteeg has …

‘Raise the Roof’ at Fort Sanders

Sandra ClarkFeature, Inside 640

You couldn’t call it a ground-breaking because Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center is building up – adding two stories with some 80,000 square feet of patient-care space – at its …

Parkwest Medical Center expansion underway

Sandra ClarkWest Knox

Parkwest Medical Center has broken ground for a $99 million expansion and renovation to its main campus at Cedar Bluff. Parkwest is a member hospital of Covenant Health. Anticipated completion …