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Welcome to Peninsula

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Peninsula, a division of Parkwest Medical Center, has set a new standard for effective, innovative and caring mental health services in East Tennessee. With a combined total of more than 75 years of experience, Peninsula has helped thousands of people recover from disorders and dependencies, and lead healthy, positive and productive lives.

Offering both inpatient and outpatient services for children, adolescents and adults, Peninsula is a leader in the changing healthcare environment. The hospital is located in Blount County, with outpatient centers in Knox, Blount, Loudon and Sevier Counties. Additionally, Peninsula offers care specifically designed for seniors with co-existing psychiatric and medical conditions at the Senior Behavioral Center located at Parkwest Medical Center. Peninsula is truly committed to improving the health of the people and communities it serves.

Peninsula is more than just buildings. We are people with a strong commitment to caring, quality programs and service. Peninsula is dedicated to maintaining a high level of professionalism for employees by offering ongoing training and educational opportunities. Call us today: (865) 970-9800.

This facility complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Click here to learn more.

Services Quick Links

Peninsula Behavioral Health provides a variety of inpatient and outpatient services. Programs at Peninsula exist to meet the needs of our community and to enrich the lives of each patient we serve.

For a full listing of our services, please visit our services page.

Patient Resources

Patients are the most important people at Peninsula Behavioral Health. Use the quick links below to conveniently access your information, register for a class or event, or find a physician.

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Please don't forget about our MEDIC Blood Drive on Thursday! All blood types are needed! ... See MoreSee Less

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Important reminder: all visitors are required to wear masks while in our facilities. If you have your own cloth mask -- please bring it with you when you come to Parkwest. Thank you for helping us provide a safe environment for our patients, employees and visitors. Are you wearing your mask properly? Please make sure it covers both your nose and your mouth. ... See MoreSee Less

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Interested in attending a free bariatric seminar with our bariatric surgeon? Our next one is scheduled for June 9! Call or visit today to register! ... See MoreSee Less

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Our Emergency Department is here for you 24/7, 365! If you're experience a medical emergency ... please don't wait to come see us! ... See MoreSee Less

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May is Better Hearing and Speech Month and today we would like to recognize our team of amazing speech-language pathologists! Thank you for all of your hard work and dedication to our hospital! Pictured left to right: Susan Commons, SLP & Bethany Hicks, SLP. Not pictured: Jacqlyn Schmitt, SLP ... See MoreSee Less

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Find Your Value

Peninsula Recovery Education Center classes help people see themselves in their best light and appreciate the value that they have to offer. Click here to learn more.