Erlanger Bledsoe Breaks Ground on new Medical Office Building

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Bledsoe Hospital proudly broke ground this morning on a new medical office building. Over the past five years, several local officials, including CEO of Erlanger Bledsoe Hospital Stephanie Boynton and Bledsoe County Mayor Gregg Ridley, have envisioned what this medical office building would look like and how it would impact the … Continue reading Erlanger Bledsoe Breaks Ground on new Medical Office Building

Erlanger Announces Lynn DeJaco as Interim CFO

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger welcomes Lynn DeJaco, CPA, MPA, as Interim Chief Financial Officer. Erlanger President and CEO, Dr. William Jackson said,” We are excited to have Lynn bring her expertise and many years of experience to the leadership team at Erlanger. We look forward to working with her to continue Erlanger’s positive trajectory.” Previously, … Continue reading Erlanger Announces Lynn DeJaco as Interim CFO

“Wild Safari” gallery opens at Erlanger

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Arts at Erlanger announces the “Wild Safari” gallery opening at Erlanger Baroness Hospital in the gallery corridor.  The juried gallery consists of a multitude of different mediums including paintings and photographs inspired by the adventure of a safari. Lions, cheetahs, giraffes, and breathtaking landscapes are just a few of the subjects of … Continue reading “Wild Safari” gallery opens at Erlanger

Erlanger’s LIFE FORCE utilizes new Ventilation Therapy for COVID-19 Patients

A LIFE FORCE crew member demonstrates how the hood ventilation system works. Chattanooga, Tenn. – LIFE FORCE Air Medical, Erlanger Health System’s air medical program has a new tool onboard to care for the most critically ill COVID-19 patients. The ventilation therapy hood, was first used in Italy to provide COVID-19 patients a comfortable alternative … Continue reading Erlanger’s LIFE FORCE utilizes new Ventilation Therapy for COVID-19 Patients

LIFE FORCE pilot receives Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award

LIFE FORCE pilot Mel Hughes receives the Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award from the FAA. Chattanooga, Tenn. – LIFE FORCE Air Medical pilot Mel Hughes was recently awarded the Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award. Hughes joined LIFE FORCE nearly 30 years ago after serving as a military pilot for many years. He is currently stationed … Continue reading LIFE FORCE pilot receives Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award

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