LIFE FORCE Operations Manager Brian Ceraolo earns Medical Transport Leadership Institute certification

Brian Ceraolo, LIFE FORCE Operations Manager, and Jacob Bratcher, EROC Manager Chattanooga, Tenn. – LIFE FORCE Air Medical Operations Manager Brian Ceraolo recently graduated from the Medical Transport Leadership Institute as a Certified Medical Transport Executive. Jacob Bratcher, Erlanger Regional Operations Center (EROC) manager, also completed his first year of training for the same certification. … Continue reading LIFE FORCE Operations Manager Brian Ceraolo earns Medical Transport Leadership Institute certification

Erlanger Physical Therapy welcomes new Outpatient Physical Therapy Supervisor

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Physical Therapy announces Robbie Miles, PT, ATC has joined as the new Outpatient Physical Therapy Supervisor for all six Erlanger clinics. Miles has over 20 years’ experience as a physical therapist and over 15 years’ of experience as an athletic trainer. He completed his physical therapy degree at the University of … Continue reading Erlanger Physical Therapy welcomes new Outpatient Physical Therapy Supervisor

Erlanger Sports Medicine team physicians offering sports physicals

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Sports Medicine team physicians have scheduled two May dates for pre-participation sports physicals for the 2021-2022 school year. The physicals will be held at the Erlanger Sports and Health Institute located on E. Third Street on May 1 and May 15 from 8 a.m. until 12 p.m. with no appointment required. … Continue reading Erlanger Sports Medicine team physicians offering sports physicals

2021 Erlanger Symposium marks first virtual, multidisciplinary educational event by region’s essential hospital

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger announces registration is open for the first Erlanger Symposium, a virtual, multidisciplinary event to be held on May 21, 2021 from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. This online educational event features several speakers from Erlanger’s group of exceptional physicians presenting the latest findings in multiple specialties. Presenters and topics include Dr. … Continue reading 2021 Erlanger Symposium marks first virtual, multidisciplinary educational event by region’s essential hospital

Hayesville store donates over $65,000 to Erlanger Western Carolina Hospital

Left to right: Teresa Bowleg, EWCH Director of Operations and Associate Chief Nursing Officer; Linda Davis, Granny’s Attic President; Sandy Jersey, Granny’s Attic Secretary and Treasurer; and Judy Jaeger, Granny’s Attic Vice President. Hayesville, N.C. – Hayesville thrift store Granny’s Attic donated more than $65,000 of its 2020 earnings to Erlanger Western Carolina Hospital (EWCH) … Continue reading Hayesville store donates over $65,000 to Erlanger Western Carolina Hospital

Erlanger Physical Therapy opens new outpatient therapy location in Ooltewah

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger announces a new location for Erlanger Physical Therapy providing outpatient services in Ooltewah. Each location offers comprehensive physical therapy evaluations, screenings and treatments. ACL injury, total knee and hip replacements, sports injuries and concussion management are just a few of the broad scope of services offered. While serving a full spectrum … Continue reading Erlanger Physical Therapy opens new outpatient therapy location in Ooltewah

Donate Life flag raising events honor Erlanger’s 51 organ donors in 2020

Erlanger Baroness Hospital flag raising event. Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Health System and Tennessee Donor Services raised the “Donate Life” flag at Erlanger Western Carolina, Bledsoe, East, North and Baroness hospitals to recognize and honor 51 Erlanger patients who gave the ultimate gift of life as organ donors in 2020. Thanks to the organ donations … Continue reading Donate Life flag raising events honor Erlanger’s 51 organ donors in 2020

Erlanger Western Carolina Hospital first rural NC hospital to offer extended telepsychiatry service

EWCH patients now have access to critical follow-up behavioral health care coordination after they are discharged from receiving telepsychiatric and teletherapy services in the emergency department. Murphy, N.C. – Erlanger Western Carolina Hospital (EWCH) is the first North Carolina facility to implement extended services of the North Carolina Statewide Telepsychiatry Program (NC-STeP). Regardless of their … Continue reading Erlanger Western Carolina Hospital first rural NC hospital to offer extended telepsychiatry service

Erlanger Health System hosts hiring event for nurses

Chattanooga, Tenn. – On Saturday, April 10, Erlanger Health System will host a hiring event at Erlanger East Hospital, located at 1751 Gunbarrel Road, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Erlanger is recruiting experienced RNs and LPNs, as well as May RN and LPN graduates. The hiring event will take place in the lobby or … Continue reading Erlanger Health System hosts hiring event for nurses

Erlanger Medical Group physician practices closing at 2 p.m. today due to inclement weather

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Medical Group physician practices are closing today, March 25, at 2 p.m. due to inclement weather. Practices are reaching out to patients with afternoon appointments to reschedule. If you have questions regarding your appointment, please call your physician’s office directly.