New Year’s Surprise

Posted on February 18, 2020

First Baby of New Year Brings Joy to LeConte Medical Center The first baby born at LeConte Medical Center in 2020 was welcomed into the world on Jan. 1 to parents Ashli Jones and Tyler Matthews. Baby boy Asher Knox Matthews weighed 6 pounds and 11 ounces. Now at home with their son, the new […]

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LeConte Staff Receives Silver Lamp Awards

Posted on February 18, 2020

Congratulations to Amanda Proctor, a telemetry tech in Critical Care, and Brooke Earley, an LPN in the Medical-Surgical Unit, for being chosen as LeConte’s Silver Lamp Award winners for this year. The Silver Lamp Awards are presented by The Trinity Health Foundation of East Tennessee to enhance the skills of dedicated healthcare professionals. The Silver […]

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LeConte Celebrates National Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Week

Posted on February 13, 2020

This week is National Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Week and we are happy to celebrate the members of our cardiac rehab team who keep our patients’ hearts strong and healthy.

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LeConte Medical Center Named a 2019 BEST for Tennessee Babies Hospital

Posted on January 23, 2020

LeConte Medical Center is awarded among 18 Tennessee birthing hospitals with the BEST for Babies Award by the Tennessee Department of Health and the Tennessee Hospital Association. Hospitals receive this recognition for their efforts to reduce infant deaths in Tennessee. The BEST award stands for breastfeeding, early elective delivery reduction and safe sleep for Tennessee […]

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2020 Volunteer Scholarship Applications Now Available

Posted on January 23, 2020

LeConte Medical Center is committed to helping our employees and volunteers continue their journey of excellence through learning! With that in mind, the Volunteer Scholarship Fund was created for hospital volunteers to financially assist members of the LeConte Medical Center family who are interested in beginning or continuing their education in the healthcare field. Last […]

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Hospital Staff a Blessing in Man’s Last Days

Posted on January 14, 2020

So many people feel isolated by the sterile environment of a hospital, however that simply wasn’t the case for a dying man and the longtime friend who stayed vigil by his side at LeConte Medical Center.

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