Officials break ground on new Children’s Hospital Outpatient Center

Officials broke ground this week on the new Children’s Hospital at Erlanger Outpatient Center. The $40 million outpatient facility is phase one of plans for a new Children’s Hospital, among the nation’s most elite academic pediatric medical centers. Elected officials, business leaders, and local entertainers participated in ground-breaking event, and donors to the “Believe” fund-raising … Continue reading Officials break ground on new Children’s Hospital Outpatient Center

Ground is finally ready for the new Erlanger Behavioral Health Hospital

After a much needed dry period and under a beautiful blue sky, representatives from Erlanger, Acadia, Chattanooga, and Hamilton County finally broke ground for Erlanger's new Behavioral Health Hospital on May 8. This 88-bed hospital is a joint effort between Erlanger and Acadia Healthcare, which owns the nation’s largest network of mental health facilities. The … Continue reading Ground is finally ready for the new Erlanger Behavioral Health Hospital

Erlanger Recognized for Supporting National Guard and Reserve Employees

The Tennessee Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) awarded Erlanger Health System with the Pro Patria Award on March 17 in Murfreesboro, Tenn.  Erlanger is also Tennessee’s nominee for the 2017 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award for Large Business, the highest award given out by the Department of Defense’s ESGR. During … Continue reading Erlanger Recognized for Supporting National Guard and Reserve Employees

Dr. Richard Morrison joins the Erlanger Heart and Lung Institute world class heart team

Renowned Chattanooga heart surgeon, Dr. Richard Morrison, has joined the Erlanger Heart and Lung Institute. Dr. Morrison is the latest physician to become a member of Erlanger Health System’s world-class team of heart specialists, and will start at Erlanger on March 15. In making the announcement Dr. Judy Tingley, VP & CEO of the Erlanger … Continue reading Dr. Richard Morrison joins the Erlanger Heart and Lung Institute world class heart team

Erlanger reveals Donor Memorial and will fly Donate Life Flag to honor each organ donor

February 15, 2017 Yesterday, 25 organ donor families from throughout the region participated in a ceremony to honor their loved ones who gave the ultimate gift of life.  Erlanger associates and Auxiliary presented a new monument to recognize their gift and committed to fly the Donate Life Flag each time there is an organ donation … Continue reading Erlanger reveals Donor Memorial and will fly Donate Life Flag to honor each organ donor

Expansion at Erlanger East Hospital features advanced cardiovascular lab

February 1, 2017 As part of its $50 million expansion plan, Erlanger East Hospital has developed a state-of-the-art cardiovascular interventional radiology (CVIR) lab. The new CVIR lab provides patients access to innovative cardiovascular technology and procedures. Erlanger East Hospital now offers non-invasive diagnostic technology to provide the clearest possible picture of the patient’s heart and … Continue reading Expansion at Erlanger East Hospital features advanced cardiovascular lab

Columbia HeartSource cardiovascular executive named VP & CEO of the Erlanger Heart and Lung Institute

January 19, 2017 Officials with the Erlanger Health System announced the appointment of internationally recognized cardiovascular healthcare administrator, Judy E. Tingley, DNP, MPH, RN, AACC, as Vice President & CEO of Erlanger’s new Heart and Lung Institute.  Dr. Tingley will assume her new role at the Chattanooga-based health system in February. Dr. Tingley previously served … Continue reading Columbia HeartSource cardiovascular executive named VP & CEO of the Erlanger Heart and Lung Institute