Erlanger recognized as Gold Plus by American Heart Association and American Stroke Association for Stroke program

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Baroness Hospital was recently recognized by the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association’s “Get with the Guidelines” program as a Gold Plus organization for the fifth year in a row. This year the organization was also recognized with “Honor Roll Elite Plus, Advanced Therapy and Target: Type 2 Diabetes … Continue reading Erlanger recognized as Gold Plus by American Heart Association and American Stroke Association for Stroke program

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 earns four state awards for dedication to improving infant health and safety

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Health System recently earned four state awards for their work to improve the safety and health of infants; the Tennessee Department of Health BEST award for their effort to decrease infant mortality, a Milestone Award by Tennessee Initiative for Perinatal Quality Care (TIPQC) for their progress in the Safe Sleep project, … Continue reading Erlanger earns four state awards for dedication to improving infant health and safety

Erlanger Neurosurgery and Spine moves to Medical Mall

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Neurosurgery and Spine announces the practice has relocated to a new space in the Erlanger Medical Mall. The practice, previously located across East Third Street from the Erlanger Medical Mall, is excited to be in a new location offering easier access and more conveniences, like valet parking, for patients. The new … Continue reading Erlanger Neurosurgery and Spine moves to Medical Mall

Erlanger surgeon Dr. DePasquale achieves milestone of 3,000 robotic surgeries

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Health System is proud to announce Dr. Stephen DePasquale has reached an incredible milestone of 3,000 robotic surgeries. Dr. DePasquale is a gynecological robotic surgeon with Erlanger Gynecology Oncology. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and currently serves as division chief of Gynecological Oncology, and chief of … Continue reading Erlanger surgeon Dr. DePasquale achieves milestone of 3,000 robotic surgeries

Arts at Erlanger now accepting submissions for “All About Color” Call-out

Chattanooga, Tenn. - The Arts at Erlanger Committee is now accepting submissions for the upcoming “All About Color” 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 color. Entries will only be accepted from artists … Continue reading Arts at Erlanger now accepting submissions for “All About Color” Call-out

Golden Hour gallery opens Friday at Erlanger Baroness Hospital

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Arts at Erlanger announces the opening of the “Golden Hour” gallery at Erlanger Baroness Hospital on October 2 in the gallery corridor.  The juried gallery consists of a multitude of different mediums including paintings and photographs reflecting the golden lighting that occurs the first hour after dawn and the last hour before … Continue reading Golden Hour gallery opens Friday at Erlanger Baroness Hospital

Erlanger welcomes orthopaedic oncologist Dr. Ryan Voskuil

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Orthopaedic Institute welcomes adult and pediatric orthopaedic oncologist Ryan Voskuil, M.D., to the team. As a former Erlanger orthopaedic surgery resident, affiliated with the University of Tennessee College of Medicine Chattanooga, Dr. Voskuil has returned to Erlanger as the region’s only adult and pediatric fellowship-trained orthopaedic oncologist. In his new role, … Continue reading Erlanger welcomes orthopaedic oncologist Dr. Ryan Voskuil

Waterways gallery opens Friday at Erlanger Baroness Hospital

Arts at Erlanger announces the opening of the “Waterways” gallery at Erlanger Baroness Hospital on January 10 in the gallery corridor. The juried gallery consists of a multitude of different mediums including paintings and photographs showcasing the beauty and power water. Water wildlife, falls, inlets, streams and breathtaking landscapes from around the world make up … Continue reading Waterways gallery opens Friday at Erlanger Baroness Hospital

Erlanger’s “Compassion Closet” providing clothing for patients

Erlanger Health System’s “Compassion Closet” is an employee-led initiative that provides patients in need of essential clothing items after they are discharged. “Sometimes when a patient is discharged, he or she might have little clothing to wear, if any at all,” said Erlanger Vice President for Patient Safety and Quality Pam Gordon. “Having clean and … Continue reading Erlanger’s “Compassion Closet” providing clothing for patients