Erlanger celebrates two compassionate nurses as June DAISY Foundation Award winners

Rachel Maynard, RN Chattanooga, Tenn. – Last week,Erlanger presented DAISY Awards for Extraordinary Nurses to Rachel Maynard, RN and Hope Stegar, RN for their extraordinary compassion shown to patients and their families. The DAISY Award is a national award to celebrate nurses who define patient and family-centered care. Maynard and Stegar were awarded Erlanger’s June … Continue reading Erlanger celebrates two compassionate nurses as June DAISY Foundation Award winners

Erlanger welcomes two specialty medical directors

Dr. Mounzer Yassin-Kassab Medical Director of Erlanger Neurology Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Medical Group welcomes two new medical directors to its growing list of providers – Dr. Mounzer Yassin-Kassab, as Medical Director of Erlanger Neurology, and Dr. Juan Cuebas, as Medical Director of the Erlanger Sleep Disorders Center. Mounzer Yassin-Kassab, MD, MA, is board-certified in … Continue reading Erlanger welcomes two specialty medical directors

Erlanger appoints Adam Campbell as VP of Patient Safety & Quality and Tyler Winks as VP of Operations

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Health System welcomes Adam Campbell, PhD, as Vice President of Patient Safety and Quality, and Tyler Winks, MBA, RT, ARRT, as Vice President of Operations, to the team. Adam Campbell, PhD Vice President of Patient Safety and Quality Before joining Erlanger, Campbell spent 13 years working in various healthcare quality roles … Continue reading Erlanger appoints Adam Campbell as VP of Patient Safety & Quality and Tyler Winks as VP of Operations

Erlanger welcomes Dr. Sandeep Rajan as Medical Director of Erlanger Oncology and Hematology

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Medical Group welcomes Dr. Sandeep Rajan as the Medical Director of Erlanger Oncology and Hematology, which is a col­laborative, comprehensive cancer care partnership between Erlanger Health System and Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center (VICC). He is also an associate professor of medicine at Vanderbilt University. Born in India, Dr. Rajan received his Bachelor … Continue reading Erlanger welcomes Dr. Sandeep Rajan as Medical Director of Erlanger Oncology and Hematology

Erlanger Western Carolina Hospital launches telestroke services

EWCH patients now have access to telestroke services in the emergency department. Murphy, N.C. – Erlanger Western Carolina Hospital (EWCH) recently partnered with TeleSpecialists to launch a telestroke program that provides patients with 24/7 emergency access to neurologists who have extensive experience treating strokes. When a patient with stroke symptoms is transported to the EWCH … Continue reading Erlanger Western Carolina Hospital launches telestroke services

Erlanger Community Health Centers host “Back to School Bash”

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Community Health Centers will help families prepare for the new school year by offering important wellness services to children at a “Back to School Bash.” The free event takes place on Saturday, July 24, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 1200 Dodson Avenue. The Back to School Bash is open … Continue reading Erlanger Community Health Centers host “Back to School Bash”

Arts at Erlanger now accepting submissions for “America the Beautiful” Call-out

Chattanooga, Tenn. - The Arts at Erlanger Committee is now accepting submissions for the upcoming “America the Beautiful” gallery show. Visual artists may submit pieces of any medium that can be hung on a wall including painting, drawing, printing, sculpture, mixed media, textiles, and photography inspired by the beauty of America, it’s people and landscapes. … Continue reading Arts at Erlanger now accepting submissions for “America the Beautiful” Call-out

Tickets available now to celebrate “Under the Big Top” at Erlanger’s annual Believe Bash

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger announces the annual Believe Bash tickets are on sale now for the August 7, 2021 event. Plans are underway for Erlanger’s Believe Bash celebrating“Under the Big Top” to roll into town next month. This year will be a hybrid of both in-person and virtual options, but tickets are required for either … Continue reading Tickets available now to celebrate “Under the Big Top” at Erlanger’s annual Believe Bash

Dr. Eric Clarke joins orthopaedics team at Erlanger Western Carolina Hospital

Murphy, N.C. – Erlanger Medical Group welcomes Dr. Eric Clarke to the orthopaedics team at Erlanger Western Carolina Hospital (EWCH). Dr. Clarke will join orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Stephen Purvis and nurse practitioner Jesse Mayo beginning in early July at the Erlanger Orthopaedics office located at 75 Medical Park Lane, Suite B, in Murphy. Dr. Eric … Continue reading Dr. Eric Clarke joins orthopaedics team at Erlanger Western Carolina Hospital

Erlanger recognizes May 2021 “Spotlight Award” recipients

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger introduces the Erlanger Employee Spotlight Award with the announcement of its May 2021 award recipients. The Erlanger Employee Spotlight Award is an opportunity to identify, recognize and award employees who demonstrate exceptional performance and who offer unique contributions toward Erlanger’s mission of “compassionately caring for people.” Each month, Erlanger employees nominate … Continue reading Erlanger recognizes May 2021 “Spotlight Award” recipients