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Honoring our Veterans

Posted on November 7, 2018

This week’s Health & Lifestyles honors some of the veterans at Parkwest and Peninsula who are part of our teams.


Dr. Kupfner WBIR Feature: PTSD

Posted on July 6, 2018

Peninsula psychiatrist John Kupfner, MD, is interviewed by WBIR’s John Becker about Post-traumatic Stress Disorder, and available treatments. PTSD develops in some people who have experienced a shocking, scary, or dangerous event.


Dr. Kupfner WATE Feature: Video Game Addiction

Posted on June 27, 2018

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 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

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

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