A nurse at Parkwest Medical Center were honored today with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The award is part of the DAISY Foundation’s program to recognize the super-human efforts nurses perform every day. The DAISY Award was established in 1999 by the family of a patient who had received extraordinary care and compassion from his nurses during his final days.
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
Cardiology Associates of East Tennessee is proud to welcome certified nurse practitioner Amanda Underwood, NP-C to our heart care team. Amanda joins board-certified interventional cardiologist Ayaz Rahman, MD of CAET in the structural heart program at Parkwest Medical Center.
During colorectal cancer awareness month in March we sat down with our expert, board-certified gastroenterologist Steedman Sarbah, MD of Knoxville Digestive Disease Consultants, to get more information about this disease. What is colorectal cancer? Colorectal cancer, also called colon cancer, is cancer in the colon or rectum. How is colorectal cancer diagnosed? Colorectal cancer is most often
Name: Gabby Bounds Job Title: PCA for the Discharge Team How long have you worked at Parkwest? Almost 2 years Why do you love working at Parkwest? I really enjoy the people I work with and I love the patient’s Where are you from? Harrogate TN If you could have