Free Lung Health Community Day Offered In Chattanooga

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

The American Lung Association is offering a free Lung Health Community Day in Chattanooga on Saturday, March 30, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

The event will be at East Dale Community Center, 1312 Moss Street, Chattanooga, Tn. 37411.


Cempa Community Care To Offer Free Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing Tuesday And Wednesday

Vascular Surgeons Mark Fugate, MD, FACS, Sachin Phade, MD, FACS, RPVI And Richard Sprouse, MD, Join The Chattanooga Heart Institute At CHI Memorial

CHI Memorial Hospital Named Tennessee Innovative Health-System Pharmacy Practice Of The Year


Cempa Community Care will offer free drive-thru COVID-19 testing this Tuesday and Wednesday. Free drive-through testing will be available on Tuesday from 4-7 p.m. at the Redemption to the ... (click for more)

The Chattanooga Heart Institute at CHI Memorial has hired vascular surgeons Mark Fugate, MD, FACS, Sachin Phade, MD, FACS, RPVI, and Richard Sprouse, MD. Dr. Fugate received his medical ... (click for more)

CHI Memorial was recognized by the Tennessee Society of Health-System Pharmacists, a Society of the Tennessee Pharmacists Association, as the 2020 Tennessee Innovative Health-System Pharmacy ... (click for more)



Living Well

Cempa Community Care To Offer Free Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing Tuesday And Wednesday

Cempa Community Care will offer free drive-thru COVID-19 testing this Tuesday and Wednesday. Free drive-through testing will be available on Tuesday from 4-7 p.m. at the Redemption to the Nations Church, 1908 Bailey Ave in Chattanooga. Free drive-through testing will be available on Wednesday from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the City of Chattanooga Avondale Youth and Family Development ... (click for more)

Vascular Surgeons Mark Fugate, MD, FACS, Sachin Phade, MD, FACS, RPVI And Richard Sprouse, MD, Join The Chattanooga Heart Institute At CHI Memorial

The Chattanooga Heart Institute at CHI Memorial has hired vascular surgeons Mark Fugate, MD, FACS, Sachin Phade, MD, FACS, RPVI, and Richard Sprouse, MD. Dr. Fugate received his medical degree from East Tennessee State University in Johnson City. He completed his residency in general surgery at East Carolina University in Greenville, NC, and a fellowship in vascular surgery ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Wearing Facial Coverings/Masks Now Mandatory in Hamilton County

Wearing a mask in public is now mandatory in Hamilton County. Mayor Jim Coppinger announced this during his Monday press conference at the Golley Auditorium. Non-compliance can be punished by a $50 fine or 30 days in jail. “This afternoon, after much thought and consideration and consultation, I’ve asked Dr. Paul Hendricks to mandate the wearing of facial coverings. This mandate ... (click for more)

2020 Hamilton County Fair Cancelled

The Hamilton County Parks and Recreation Department announced Monday afternoon that the Hamilton County Fair will not be held this year. Park officials stated they had several discussions about whether the fair could be safely held as we continue to battle Covid 19 with social distancing. They concluded the fair could not be safely held while following the guidelines established ... (click for more)

Opinion

Erlanger's Problems Started Long Before Will Jackson

I, too, am a former Erlanger employee. I loved my 28 years there and was devastated when I was laid off three years ago. Roy, I find it incredulous that you think that Erlanger’s downward spiral began in the few short months that Will Jackson has taken the helm. It started when Kevin Spiegel started the “ no divert” policy. This policy put undo pressure on every ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Side Of Freedom

J.R.R Tolkien, who quite famously wrote books like ‘The Hobbit’ and ‘The Lord of the Rings’, made a very astute observation one day before he died almost 50 years ago. “All we have to decide is what to do with the time given us.” None of us knows when the bell will toll, so my sole responsibility is to squeeze the most and best and brightest out of “the time given me” and I enjoy ... (click for more)