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Do You Put Patients First? At Covenant Health, We Do.

Whether you are a nurse, technician, housekeeper, office assistant, or anything in between, at Covenant Health, we ask you to commit to our pledge of excellence. Each of our more than 10,000 employees have signed a pledge stating that:

  • The patient always comes first
  • Excellence in everything I do
  • I will do my part to make Covenant Health the first and best choice

These are not just words to us. Our mission is to improve the quality of life in our community through better health. Our “community” extends from the Great Smoky Mountains through Knoxville to the Cumberland Gap and west to the Cumberland Plateau. We have the privilege of serving local communities and more than a million patients and their families each year in our nine acute-care hospitals, specialized facilities, and associated medical practice locations.

We ask our employees to give their best because of the people we serve. 


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This facility complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Click here to learn more.

Available Positions

Headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee, Covenant Health is the largest private employer in the area, with more than 10,000 dedicated employees working to improve the health of our communities.

Click here to see our open positions.

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Many of our new employees are moving to East Tennessee from all over the country. Why? Caitlin moved here 3 years ago and says: "I love how close you are to everything - I can escape into the mountains, go swimming or skiing, while still enjoying the amenities of an urban area. It's such a fun place to live!"
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Are you or someone you know graduating soon from nursing school? At Covenant Health, we automatically enroll all new graduate RNs in our Nurse Residency Program to support you through your first year of nursing - no extra application required!

Get program details here: www.covenantcareers.com/nurse-residency-program/
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What's it like to work in the Emergency Department at Cumberland Medical Center? According to Nurse Manager Donna, "We have a professional, team oriented, fast-paced, high energy, challenging and intense, yet rewarding environment. We focus on continually learning and offer multiple education opportunities."

Interested in working here? Apply now: ow.ly/WD7q50BXvdE
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It's Healthcare Quality Week, and in this uncertain world, it's even more important to be able to count on your healthcare system. We want to thank all of our employees for their commitment to excellence and working to make Covenant Health the first and best choice for our communities. We appreciate you. ... See MoreSee Less

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Don't forget - Walk-In Interviews at LeConte Medical Center are happening today and next Wednesday! Go see Ashley and learn about your career options. careers-covenanthealth.icims.com/jobs/search?ss=1&searchCompany=34 ... See MoreSee Less

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Join us as we work together to bring the promise of better health to our communities. Learn more about a career with Covenant Health.