Erlanger Women’s Services receives grant to form new program for first-time mothers

Chattanooga, Tenn. – The Tennessee Department of Human Services (TDHS) recently awarded Erlanger Health System with a “2Gen” grant to fund the formation of a new community health program, Nurse-Family Partnership, to help first-time, low-income mothers in the Chattanooga region.  Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP) is an evidence-based, community health program that serves women and teens who … Continue reading Erlanger Women’s Services receives grant to form new program for first-time mothers

Erlanger recruits 65 physicians and advanced practice providers in 2020

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Health System recruited 65 full-time physicians and advanced practice providers (APP) in 2020. Of these new providers,  Thirty-four are physicians and 31 are APPs;Fifty-two are adult providers and 13 are pediatric providers;Adult providers represent 11 clinical specialties and areas of medicine – women’s services, orthopaedics and sports medicine, primary care, behavioral … Continue reading Erlanger recruits 65 physicians and advanced practice providers in 2020

Erlanger Foundation Board welcomes Kyle Bryant and Larvizo Wright

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Health System Foundation Board announces Kyle Bryant and Larvizo Wright join the board for 2021. Kyle Bryant Bryant is a partner at Market Street Partners, a certified public account firm in downtown Chattanooga. He worked for a local CPA firm out of college focused mostly on audits, but eventually left to … Continue reading Erlanger Foundation Board welcomes Kyle Bryant and Larvizo Wright

All About Color gallery opens Friday at Erlanger Baroness Hospital

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Arts at Erlanger announces the opening of the “All About Color” gallery at Erlanger Baroness Hospital on January 15 in the gallery corridor.   The juried gallery consists of a multitude of different mediums including paintings and photographs bringing bright, colorful imagery to life. Artists Caleb Ballard, Julie Bauer, Ellyn Biven, Lisa … Continue reading All About Color gallery opens Friday at Erlanger Baroness Hospital

Erlanger Western Carolina Hospital receives NCHF COVID-19 Hospital Preparedness grant

From left to right – Wesley Phillips, EWCH Plant Operations Supervisor; Stephanie Boynton, EWCH CEO; Jan Partin, EWCH MED/SURG/ICU/ED Nurse Manager; Mike Stevenson, CCG Foundation Member; Marilyn Brown, EWCH Auxiliary President. Murphy, N.C. – The North Carolina Healthcare Foundation (NCHF) has awarded Erlanger Western Carolina Hospital (EWCH) more than $120,000 as part of the COVID-19 … Continue reading Erlanger Western Carolina Hospital receives NCHF COVID-19 Hospital Preparedness grant

Erlanger East and North announce new leadership

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger East and North Hospitals announce three new leaders have taken the reins: Vice President and CEO of Erlanger East and North Hospitals Martha Weeks, Erlanger East and North Hospitals Chief Medical Officer Dr. Monica Jones, Erlanger East and North Hospitals Chief Nursing Officer Dr. William Crowe. Weeks has worked with Erlanger … Continue reading Erlanger East and North announce new leadership

Erlanger appoints Cheryl Wieber as senior director of cardiovascular services

Erlanger LIFE FORCE Receives CAMTS Reaccreditation

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Health System announced Monday, Dec. 14, that LIFE FORCE, the health system’s critical care air medical program, has achieved re-accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems (CAMTS). “Earning and maintaining this accreditation for the past nine years displays the dedication of our employees and their passion for providing … Continue reading Erlanger LIFE FORCE Receives CAMTS Reaccreditation

Help make patients’ holidays at Children’s Hospital at Erlanger

Chattanooga, Tenn. – This holiday season there are multiple ways to support Children’s Hospital at Erlanger (CHE). Elder’s Ace Hardware stores are holding their Holiday Change Round-Up, and a gift donation bin has been setup outside of Children’s Hospital at Erlanger lobby. At area Elder’s ACE Hardware stores, patrons can round-up their purchase to the … Continue reading Help make patients’ holidays at Children’s Hospital at Erlanger

Erlanger Bledsoe moving outpatient rehabilitation services to new location

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Bledsoe Hospital announces outpatient physical and occupational rehabilitation services are moving to a new facility opening on December 14. Outpatient occupational therapy and physical therapy services will now be offered in a new, larger space off the hospital campus. The building is located at 366 Cleveland Ave. in Pikeville, about a … Continue reading Erlanger Bledsoe moving outpatient rehabilitation services to new location