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Peninsula’s 2017 Holiday Survival Guide

Posted on November 22, 2017 in Peninsula

Annually Peninsula publishes this online tool to help folks manage all kinds of holiday stress … from budgeting for gift-giving to overindulging at parties.


Peninsula Hospital Hosts Employment Event on Nov. 16

Posted on November 10, 2017 in Peninsula

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 Peninsula

Fine Art Sale to be Held Virtually Annual fundraiser benefits behavioral health services of Peninsula   Knoxville –  Artsclamation!, the annual fine art sale that supports behavioral health care services at Peninsula is going virtual! This important and popular fundraiser serves to increase awareness of mental health issues in East Tennessee. Since 2002, the annual […]


Welcome Kaycia Vansickle, MD

Posted on October 25, 2017 in Peninsula

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 Peninsula

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 Peninsula

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


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.