Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center
About Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center
For almost 100 years, Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center has served the residents of East TN and is the region's referral center for stroke, neurosurgery, orthopedics, cancer, cardiology, neurology, surgery, and obstetrics. The hospital is a Joint Commision Comprehensive Stroke Center, and home to the Patricia Neal Rehabiliation Center.
- 541 licensed beds
- 22 critical care beds (neuro, cardiovascular, and med/surg)
- 23 stepdown beds (intermedicate care and cardiovascular)
- 16 surgery suites
- 1 hybrid surgery suite
- 4 cath labs (Cardiac and EP)
- 5 maternity triage rooms
- 7ante partum suites
- 14 labor, delivery, and recovery suites
- 6 LDRP suites
- 34 post-partum suites
- 71 acute inpatient rehab suites (Patricia Neal)
- 24 skilled nursing beds
- 650 active and courtesy physicians
- 1921 employees
About Covenant Health
Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center is a member of Covenant Health, the region’s top performing healthcare network with nine acute-care hospitals, outpatient and specialty services, and Covenant Medical Group, our area’s fastest-growing physician practice division. Headquartered in Knoxville, Covenant Health is a community-owned, not-for-profit healthcare system and the area’s largest employer. Our more than 10,000 employees, volunteers, and 1,500 affiliated physicians are dedicated to improving the quality of life for the more than one million patients and families we serve every year. Covenant Health is the only healthcare system in East Tennessee to be named three years in a row by Forbes as One of America’s Best Employers.
About Knoxville, Tennessee
Located on the Tennessee River with the Great Smoky Mountains as a backdrop, Knoxville is an incredible combination of big city excitement and small town southern charm. Home to the University of Tennessee and a vibrant downtown area with revitalized neighborhoods, Knoxville is a regional hub for nightlife and entertainment, especially in its Old City. Knoxville is also an excellent choice for families, with outstanding public schools and private K-12 schools. Our cost of living is 15% below the national average and Tennessee does not have a state income tax.