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Job Fair Scheduled

Posted on January 5, 2018 in News

Join us for a Job Fair this Month! Clinical healthcare workers seeking a new job opportunity are invited to  a Job Fair  at Peninsula Hospital. The job fair is on Tuesday, January 23 at 2 p.m. Hospital leadership will kick off the event with a welcome message about our commitment to excellence. Afterwards, you are invited […]


Peninsula recognized by TAMHO

Posted on December 28, 2017 in News

Congratulations to the Peninsula team for being recognized at this year’s annual Tennessee Association of Mental Health Organizations meeting. Peninsula’s Transitional Task Force received an award as a program of Excellence. The Task Force is comprised of staff from Peninsula Hospital and Peninsula Outpatient Services. Sheryl McCormick, Certified Peer Recovery Specialist, was honored with the Dorothea Dix […]


Peninsula’s 2017 Holiday Survival Guide

Posted on November 22, 2017 in News

Peninsula Hospital Hosts Employment Event on Nov. 16

Posted on November 10, 2017 in News

Clinical healthcare workers seeking a new opportunity in psychiatric nursing are invited to attend an open house at Peninsula Hospital. The open house will take place on Thursday, November 16, at 2:30 p.m. Hospital leadership will kick off the event with a welcome message about Peninsula’s commitment to excellence. Afterwards, candidates are invited to meet […]


Artsclamation! fine art sale to benefit Peninsula

Posted on November 2, 2017 in News

The 16th annual Artsclamation! fine art sale will be held Saturday, Nov. 4, from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. at Lighthouse Knoxville, 6800 Baum Drive. Admission and parking are free.  Since the first sale in 2002, Artsclamation! has brought original works by hundreds of noted regional and local artists to Knoxville for the annual event […]


Welcome Kaycia Vansickle, MD

Posted on October 25, 2017 in News

Parkwest Medical Center is proud to welcome board certified psychiatrist Kaycia Vansickle, MD to Peninsula Hospital, a division of Parkwest.


Employees Receive Silver Lamp Scholarships

Posted on July 28, 2017 in News

Congratulations to Jonathon Hash, program counselor at Peninsula Behavioral Health, and Kellie Smith, housekeeper at Parkwest Medical Center, for being named 2017 Silver Lamp Scholarship winners. Hash already holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and has chosen to pursue the field of nursing. His hope is that his understanding of psychology, his dedication to patient […]


Back to School-Back to Stress

Posted on July 26, 2017 in News

Back to School-Back to Stress. How to know when your teens needs help