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Dr. Kupfner WATE Feature: Video Game Addiction

Posted on June 27, 2018 in Blog

Peninsula psychiatrist John Kupfner, MD, is interviewed by WATE about video game addiction, after the World Health Organization announces “gaming disorder.”


Dr. Kupfner WVLT Feature: Suicide Prevention

Posted on June 27, 2018 in Blog

In the wake of two celebrity suicides, Peninsula psychiatrist John Kupfner, MD, was interviewed by WVLT about suicide prevention.


Graduation Day for Nurse Residents

Posted on June 21, 2018 in Blog

Today Parkwest celebrated by graduating its largest cohort of nurse residents to complete the Covenant Health’s Nurse Residency Program.  Peninsula also celebrated the graduation of its first cohort of nurse residents. The 12-month structured program used classroom learning seminars, case studies, small group discussion, precepted clinical practice, and evidence-based practice projects to train the newly-graduated […]


Covenant Health Named to Forbes List of America’s Best Employers for Diversity

Posted on June 11, 2018 in Blog

Covenant Health has been named one of America’s Best Employers for Diversity for 2018 by Forbes magazine, and is one of just three Tennessee companies to make the national list of 250 organizations representing all industry sectors. The designation marks the third year in a row Forbes has named Covenant Health as one of America’s […]


Celebrating Mother’s Day

Posted on May 9, 2018 in Blog

Finally Free From Addiction

Posted on April 25, 2018 in Blog

It all started years ago with a backyard camp out. Dave Anders* remembers it well. He was about 13 years old, and one of his friends had managed to get some wine coolers and beer. As the night progressed, Anders began to experience for the first time what it feels like to be intoxicated. When […]


Covenant Health Named Among Top Places to Work in Healthcare

Posted on April 17, 2018 in Blog

Covenant Health has been named to the Becker’s Healthcare 2018 list of “150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare,” which highlights hospitals, health systems and healthcare companies that promote diversity within the workforce, employee engagement and professional growth. According to Becker’s, the organizations on the list “offer benefits and opportunities for employees to build successful […]


Spring into a New Career During Job Fair Week

Posted on March 14, 2018 in Blog

Ready to make a great move in your healthcare career? Attend one of our job fairs and learn about the available positions with Covenant Health, our region’s largest employer.