Help Us Rename Fort Sanders Sevier Nursing Home!

Posted on September 26, 2019

Fort Sanders Sevier Nursing Home is part of LeConte Medical Center, but you may not know that by our current name. And while the phrase “nursing home” implies long-term care, it doesn’t reflect our service of short-term rehabilitation and strength reconditioning after surgery or a prolonged illness. So, for those reasons, we’ve decided to change […]

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LeConte Medical Center Celebrates Employee Service Awards

Posted on July 24, 2019

Congratulations and thank you for your years of service! We are celebrating several important anniversaries this year, and LeConte Medical Center appreciates these employees and their contribution to the success of our hospital. As we celebrate these significant milestone in their careers, it is with great gratitude that we say thank you and well done.  […]

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LeConte Medical Center Earns Accreditations

Posted on July 16, 2019

Congratulations to Leconte’s imaging department! LeConte Medical Center has received three-year accreditations in mammography and nuclear medicine after recent reviews by the American College of Radiology (ACR). The ACR accreditation represents the highest level of image quality and patient safety. It is awarded to facilities meeting ACR parameters and technical standards after a peer-review evaluation […]

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Jay Jordan Recieves Cardiac Services Excellence Award

Posted on July 5, 2019

Jay Jordan, supervisor of cardiopulmonary rehabilitation at LeConte Medical Center, is one of five Covenant Health employees to receive a 2019 Cardiac Services Excellence award in recognition of 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 at a […]

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LECONTE MEDICAL CENTER ATHLETIC TRAINERS EARN A GOLD STAR

Posted on June 21, 2019

Scott Byrd and LeConte Medical Center Athletic Trainers have their eye on the prize. Sevier County Schools and LeConte Medical Center Athletic Trainers have been awarded Gold Star Level recognition as a Tennessee Safe Stars league. Safe Stars is a new effort to recognize Tennessee youth sports leagues with high standards of safety for athletes. […]

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LeConte Medical Center Receives a “B” for Outstanding Patient Safety

Posted on June 19, 2019

LeConte Medical Center is Working Hard to Improve Patient Safety LeConte Medical Center is proud to announce the hospital has received a “B” grade from the Leapfrog Group, awarded in spring 2019 for their commitment to exceptional patient safety and meeting the highest quality and safety standards. Leapfrog’s Hospital Safety Grade rates how well hospitals […]

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