Nursing Celebration 2017

Posted on May 24, 2017

 On May 11, Park­west held its Nurses Week reception to recognize nurses who go above and be­yond in their mission to provide excellent care to each patient. This annual celebra­tion is held in honor of National Nurses Week, an observation supported by the American Nurses Associa­tion to coincide with the birthday of Florence Nightingale, the 


Parkwest’s volunteer army

Posted on April 19, 2017

Blue-jacketed heroes make a difference every day 


Parkwest and Peninsula staff recognized at annual Awards Ceremony

Posted on January 16, 2017

Covenant Health celebrated the accomplishments of individual employees and collaborative teams throughout our healthcare system at the 2016 Performance Excellence Awards, held in November at Bridgewater Place in Knoxville. More than 200 people attended the event.  The awards celebration included two categories: the Everest Awards, recognizing individual peak performers, and the Performance Excellence Awards, for 


Parkwest Medical Center to Host Clinical Job Fair

Posted on January 9, 2017

Clinical healthcare workers seeking new career opportunities are invited to attend a clinical job fair at Parkwest Medical Center on Thursday, February 9 at 10 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Candidates will shadow and interview with hiring managers for opportunities. Neil Heatherly, Chief Administrative Officer of Parkwest, will kick off the event with a welcome message 


Holiday letter from Parkwest CAO Neil Heatherly

Posted on December 19, 2016

I became the CAO of Parkwest Medical Center last August, and am so appreciative of your support for the hospital and so grateful to be here. Being at Parkwest is deeply personal for me. My father, Wayne Heatherly, was the first administrator of the hospital and to date, served the longest tenure. I worked here 


Peninsula Holiday Survival Guide Celebrating 22 Years of De-Stressing East Tennessee

Posted on November 8, 2016

For the twenty-second year in a row, Peninsula, a Division of Parkwest Medical Center, is offering expert holiday “survival advice” as a community service. 


Zika – How to protect yourself and your family

Posted on July 14, 2016

Should you be worried about the Zika virus?  Check out this flyer from the Knox County Health Department to see how you can protect you and your family from mosquito bites.  Zika – Mosquito Flyer 


Parkwest Therapy Center Manager Receives 2016 Buscetta Award

Posted on March 2, 2016

Mark Conley, manager of Parkwest Therapy Center, has been named winner of the 2016 Buscetta Award, given annually to an outstanding Covenant Health manager who personifies leadership excellence. 


Covenant’s Knoxville Hospitals Part of “Little Hats, Big Hearts” Initiative

Posted on February 2, 2016

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center and Parkwest Medical Center are part of the “Little Hats, Big Hearts” initiative.