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Top Ten Stress Busters

Posted on June 23, 2017 in Peninsula

Stress will always be a part of our lives. Our jobs, family and school all have some stress related to them. Stress can be positive and spur you to find the answer to a problem or achieve an important goal. But when stress is negative, it can leave you tired, angry, frustrated and depressed.


Forbes names Covenant Health one of ‘America’s Best Employers’

Posted on May 25, 2017 in Peninsula

Covenant Health has again been named one of “America’s Best Employers” by Forbes magazine and is the highest-ranking Tennessee organization to receive the designation this year. Only seven Tennessee firms made the list of 500 top large companies.


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

Posted on November 8, 2016 in Peninsula

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.


Covenant Health Announces Medical Student Program in Partnership with Lincoln Memorial University

Posted on July 21, 2016 in Peninsula

Covenant Health has launched a medical student program in partnership with DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine at Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate, Tennessee.


Peer Support Academy receives Support from Fort Sanders Foundation

Posted on May 4, 2016 in Peninsula

As a result of the money raised at the 2015 Artsclamation! event, Peninsula Peer Support Academy received a new Ford transit van. The van will be used to provide transportation to academy participants in Knox, Sevier, and Blount counties.


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

Posted on May 1, 2016 in Peninsula

Covenant Health was among only 44 hospitals and health systems in the U.S. to make the lists of “America’s Best Employers” in Forbes magazine, which include a total of 750 U.S. companies.


Nurse Residency Program Prepares New Graduates for Success

Posted on April 23, 2016 in Peninsula

Covenant Health is pleased to announce the implementation of a nurse residency program that will support newly graduated nurses as they transition from an educational setting to a fast-paced hospital environment.


Peninsula Clothes Closet helps patients in need

Posted on April 14, 2016 in Peninsula

For Susan Bourdeau, working with clothes is a perfect fit. Bourdeau is the volunteer coordinator for the Clothes Closet at Peninsula, a division of Parkwest Medical Center.