Welcome, Jacob Forman
Jacob Forman was recently named the marketing manager for LeConte Medical Center, a member of Covenant Health. His responsibilities will include supporting internal and external marketing and communications needs for the facility, serving as a media liaison and communicating important messages about the happenings at LeConte including special events and employee recognition.
Forman said, “My role is all about increasing communication, building relationships, and promoting LeConte as the first and best choice for Sevier County,” Forman says. “Many people think they need to drive to Knoxville to have certain procedures or scans done. What I want them to know is that LeConte Medical Center provides a lot of those services right here in Sevier County. My goal is build community awareness about the services and excellent care people can receive here at LeConte.”
A Sevier County native, Forman grew up in Kodak where he attended Northview and Sevier County High School. He steps into this role already an employee of Covenant Health, have served the past three years as the communications supervisor at the Fort Sanders Health and Fitness Center in Knoxville. While there, he was promoted to communications manager for his diligent work ethic, project management ability and friendly demeanor. At active outdoorsman, Forman enjoys sports, hiking, and woodworking. He also serves as a youth minister at his community church.
“I want everyone to know about the excellent and compassionate care available in Sevier County through LeConte Medical Center and the Covenant Health system,” Forman says. “We are truly here for every moment!”
LeConte Medical Center, a member of Knoxville-based Covenant Health, is a 79-bed medical center offering an array of medical specialties including a birthing center, emergency care, surgical services and diagnostic services. LeConte Medical Center has approximately 550 employees and more than 100 volunteers. For more information, visit LeConteMedicalCenter.com.