Children’s Hospital at Erlanger hosts Christmas in July Toy Drive

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Children’s Hospital at Erlanger is hosting a Christmas in July Toy Drive encouraging donations for the Child Life department. The Child Life program has gone through their Christmas donations faster than expected and need the community’s help to brighten patients’ days. Community members can help improve a child’s hospital stay by donating … Continue reading Children’s Hospital at Erlanger hosts Christmas in July Toy Drive

Children’s Hospital at Erlanger hosts twentieth annual Children’s Educational Potpourri

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Registration is now open for the 20th Annual Children’s Educational Potpourri hosted by Children’s Hospital at Erlanger on Friday, May 6, 2022. The Children’s Educational Potpourri is designed specifically for healthcare and emergency medicine professionals who specialize in the care of pediatric and neonatal patients. Topics range from the impacts of stress … Continue reading Children’s Hospital at Erlanger hosts twentieth annual Children’s Educational Potpourri

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

Erlanger “Spotlight Awards” recognizes 20 exceptional associates in March

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger is proud to recognize 20 associates in the monthly “Spotlight Award” program for their exceptional performance. The Erlanger Employee Spotlight Award is a health system wide opportunity to identify, recognize and award employees who demonstrate exceptional performance. These employees offer unique contributions toward Erlanger’s mission of “compassionately caring for people.” Each … Continue reading Erlanger “Spotlight Awards” recognizes 20 exceptional associates in March

Erlanger celebrates January 2022 DAISY Award winner Omar Grimaldo

Omar Grimaldo, BSN, RN, CCRN, January 2022 DAISY Award winner Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger recently honored nurse Omar Grimaldo, BSN, RN, CCRN, 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 … Continue reading Erlanger celebrates January 2022 DAISY Award winner Omar Grimaldo

Erlanger recognizes December 2021 “Spotlight Award” recipients

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger is proud to recognize 20 associates in the monthly “Spotlight Award” program. The Erlanger Employee Spotlight Award is an opportunity to identify, recognize and award employees who demonstrate exceptional performance and who offer unique contributions toward Erlanger’s mission of “compassionately caring for people.” Each month, Erlanger employees nominate their peers who … Continue reading Erlanger recognizes December 2021 “Spotlight Award” recipients

Erlanger Heart and Lung Institute earns highest rating from Society of Thoracic Surgeons

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Heart and Lung Institute has earned a distinguished three-star rating from The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) for patient care and outcomes in aortic valve replacement (AVR) combined with coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG). The three-star rating, which denotes the highest category of quality, places Erlanger among the elite for AVR+CABG … Continue reading Erlanger Heart and Lung Institute earns highest rating from Society of Thoracic Surgeons

Erlanger welcomes Drs. Ashley Fedusenko, Madeline Knott, Parker Plant

Dr. Ashley Fedusenko joins Erlanger Palliative Care. Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger welcomes Drs. Ashley Fedusenko, Madeline Knott and Parker Plant to its growing list of providers. Dr. Ashley Fedusenko is a fellowship-trained palliative care physician who has a passion for serious illness care. As a native to Chattanooga, Dr. Fedusenko received a bachelor’s degree in … Continue reading Erlanger welcomes Drs. Ashley Fedusenko, Madeline Knott, Parker Plant

Erlanger Dinner of Distinction to honor Dr. Richard Alvarez, Dr. Frank Adkins, Dr. Donald Barker, and Hamilton County Mayor Jim Coppinger

Chattanooga, Tenn. - Drs. Richard Alvarez, Frank Adkins, Donald Barker, and Hamilton County Mayor Jim Coppinger will be honored at Erlanger Health System Foundation’s 18th Annual Dinner of Distinction on January 14, 2022, at 5:30 p.m. in the Westin Hotel Ballroom. Drs. Richard Alvarez, Frank Adkins, and Donald Barker were selected by previous “Distinguished Physician … Continue reading Erlanger Dinner of Distinction to honor Dr. Richard Alvarez, Dr. Frank Adkins, Dr. Donald Barker, and Hamilton County Mayor Jim Coppinger

Erlanger recognizes 20 exceptional associates with November 2021 “Spotlight Award”

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger is proud to recognize 20 associates in the monthly “Spotlight Award” program. The Erlanger Employee Spotlight Award is an opportunity to identify, recognize and award employees who demonstrate exceptional performance and who offer unique contributions toward Erlanger’s mission of “compassionately caring for people.” Each month, Erlanger employees nominate their peers who … Continue reading Erlanger recognizes 20 exceptional associates with November 2021 “Spotlight Award”