Erlanger Western Carolina Hospital Wound Care Center now open

Murphy, N.C. – The Erlanger Western Carolina Hospital Wound Care Center is now open, with a new, multi-disciplinary care team. Erlanger welcomes providers Dr. Andrew Beeghly, Dr. Wendy Corso and Dr. Mark Gilbert. As a comprehensive wound center, the Erlanger Western Carolina Hospital (EWCH) Wound Care Center treats wounds of all kinds but specializes in … Continue reading Erlanger Western Carolina Hospital Wound Care Center now open

Erlanger celebrates DAISY Award winner Sheri Kendall

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger recently honored oncology nurse Sheri Kendall, RN, with the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. A DAISY Foundation program, the DAISY Award is a national award to celebrate nurses who define patient and family-centered care through recognizing the super-human efforts nurses perform every day. Nurses can be nominated by anyone in the … Continue reading Erlanger celebrates DAISY Award winner Sheri Kendall

Erlanger Community Health Center welcomes pediatrician Dr. Erin Pierce

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger welcomes board-certified pediatrician Erin Pierce, MD, MS, FAAP, to its growing list of providers. Dr. Pierce cares for children of all ages, from newborn through adolescence, at the Erlanger Community Health Center locations of Dodson Avenue and Southside. Dr. Pierce sees patients at Erlanger Community Health Center – Dodson Avenue, located … Continue reading Erlanger Community Health Center welcomes pediatrician Dr. Erin Pierce

Erlanger celebrates DAISY Award winner McKinley Waugh

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger recently honored nurse McKinley Waugh, BSN, RN, with the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. A DAISY Foundation program, the DAISY Award is a national award to celebrate nurses who define patient and family-centered care through recognizing the super-human efforts nurses perform every day. Nurses can be nominated by anyone in the … Continue reading Erlanger celebrates DAISY Award winner McKinley Waugh

LIFE FORCE holds dedication ceremony for new aircraft

In partnership with Med-Trans Corporation, LIFE FORCE Air Medical hosted a ceremony on Tuesday to dedicate its new EC145e aircraft for service in the region, replacing the existing LIFE FORCE 1 aircraft based in Cleveland, Tenn. The new EC145e aircraft, manufactured by Airbus Helicopters and completed by Metro Aviation, will allow LIFE FORCE the ability … Continue reading LIFE FORCE holds dedication ceremony for new aircraft

Donate Life flag raising events honor Erlanger’s 38 organ donors in 2021

Erlanger East Hospital flag raising Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Health System and Tennessee Donor Services raised the “Donate Life” flag at Erlanger Western Carolina, Bledsoe, East, North and Baroness hospitals and Erlanger Sequatchie Valley to recognize and honor the 38 Erlanger patients who gave the ultimate gift of life as organ donors in 2021. Thanks … Continue reading Donate Life flag raising events honor Erlanger’s 38 organ donors in 2021