Timing Was Everything

Posted on June 16, 2020

September 29, 2017 began as a fine day for 52 year old Connie Norton. She had just returned home from dinner out with her husband and 11 year old grandson. Her husband left for work and Connie began to settle in for the evening, just as she had done on countless nights before, when it […]

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Fort Loudoun Medical Center is Among Six Covenant Health Hospitals Receiving ‘Small and Rural Readiness Grants’ from State of Tennessee

Posted on May 26, 2020

Fort Loudoun Medical Center is among six of Covenant Health’s member hospitals selected as recipients of Small and Rural Hospital Readiness Grants, announced by Tennessee Governor Bill Lee on May 19. The hospitals are part of a statewide distribution of $10 million to support smaller hospitals that are facing financial strain as a result of […]

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Covenant Health Participates in Convalescent Plasma Clinical Trial for COVID-19 Patients

Posted on May 15, 2020

Covenant Health hospitals have joined a nationwide effort to begin treating some COVID-19 patients with convalescent plasma transfusions as part of a clinical trial. Convalescent plasma is donated by patients who have recovered from COVID-19 and is being given experimentally to current COVID-19 patients who are experiencing severe or life-threatening symptoms. The “Expanded Access to […]

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Covenant Health Launches New COVID-19 Chat Assistant

Posted on April 15, 2020

Meet Helen Covenant Health Launches New COVID-19 Chat Assistant You’ve been told you are supposed to stay home, but you have a fever and a cough. Ordinarily, you would get in the car and drive to a clinic or make an appointment to see your family doctor. Things are different these days, though, and hardly […]

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Storms Cause Disruption for Incoming Calls at Ft. Loudoun Medical Center

Posted on March 3, 2020

Last night’s tornado damage in Nashville has affected telephone service in the East Tennessee region, and telephones across Covenant Health are experiencing a disruption in incoming calls.  This temporary disruption does not affect patient safety and care, and our telecommunications team is working to restore full service as soon as possible. In the interim, calls […]

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Regina Richesin, RN Receives DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nursing

Posted on January 3, 2020

Congratulations to Regina Richesin, RN who recently received Fort Loudoun Medical Center’s DAISY Award for her outstanding work and compassionate care in Fort Loudoun Medical Center’s med surg department. Regina was nominated by a patient who in her nomination, said: “From June to August 2019, I have had 4 foot surgeries and stayed in the […]

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Stitched with Love

Posted on July 19, 2019

Quilts are not only blankets, they are also works of art. For our patients at Fort Loudoun Medical Center, quilts can provide comfort and the feeling of home while in our hospital. This week, the Village Quilters Guild donated quilts to FLMC patients to enjoy during their hospital stay.  Each patient can also take their […]

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Welcome Dr. Kristen Wolfenbarger

Posted on July 9, 2019

We are proud to welcome family medicine physician Kristen Wolfenbarger, DO to our primary care team at Fort Loudoun Primary Care. Learn more.

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