Radiology Earns CT and Nuclear Medicine Accreditation

Posted on August 28, 2017

Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System was recently awarded a three-year term of accreditation in computed tomography (CT) and nuclear medicine as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR). These accreditations join a line-up for the hospital’s imaging services including accreditations for general ultrasound and breast imaging resulting in the hospital being […]

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Covenant Health CEO Addresses Morristown Community Leaders

Posted on August 25, 2017

Jim VanderSteeg, president and CEO of Knoxville-based Covenant Health, was the guest speaker at a recent meeting of about 40 Morristown business and community leaders, including members of the Morristown-Hamblen Hospital Foundation, Morristown Chamber of Commerce, several local physicians, and representatives of Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System and Covenant Health. VanderSteeg began the presentation by sharing information […]

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The Importance of Vaccinations

Posted on August 14, 2017

It is that time of year again where fun filled summer days run out and students return to their friends and faculty in the classroom. As families prepare for the school year, we hope your children will be coming to the doctor to receive their recommended vaccinations. August is National Immunization Awareness month. Vaccinations are the […]

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Meet the Staff Monday

Posted on August 14, 2017

It’s Meet the Staff Monday and we are getting to know Ashley Horvath. Name: Ashley Horvath Job Title: Respiratory Therapist Why did you choose to work with Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System? While I was in school, I did my clinical rotations at MHHS and had an amazing experience. I knew I could make this place feel like home. What […]

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Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System Welcomes New Class of LMU Medical Students

Posted on July 28, 2017

Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System and Covenant Health recently welcomed a new group of medical students as part of the health system’s partnership with DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine at Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate, Tennessee. It is the second year for the medical student program, which provides clinical experiences at Covenant Health hospitals for aspiring physicians […]

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Covenant Health Presents First Cardiac Services Excellence Awards

Posted on July 17, 2017

Five Covenant Health employees were the first recipients of new awards for cardiac service excellence in recognition of their exemplary care of heart patients, outstanding performance in cardiac services, and demonstrating Covenant Health’s Standards and Behaviors and Pledge of Excellence.        The awards were presented by Mike Belbeck, Executive Vice President of Operations, at a […]

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Welcome Hitesh Mehta, MD

Posted on July 11, 2017

Covenant Health is proud to welcome Hitesh Mehta, MD to Knoxville Heart Group. Dr. Mehta will see patients in Knoxville, Morristown, and Sevierville.

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MHHS Awarded American Heart Association Mission: Lifeline Achievement Award

Posted on June 16, 2017

Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System (MHHS), the area’s only heart attack intervention center, has received the American Heart Associaton’s Mission: Lifeline® Bronze Receiving Quality Achievement Award for achieving specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks. Every year, more than 250,000 people experience an ST elevation […]

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