SMHHH gives appreciation lunch for faith community

On April 24, 2014 Smoky Mountain Hospice – Knoxville held an Appreciation Luncheon for church secretaries, parish nurses, administrative support and church ministries to celebrate their faithful work to the faith community. Lunch was served and a presentation was made about how churches could work with Hospices and End of Life programs. The honored guests…

Veteran receives replacement medals

During World War II, Louis Walker, a Rogersville native, fought in the Asian-Pacific campaign. During his time there, he received numerous medals including a Purple Heart and the Bronze Star.  After the war he married Helen Spears and they raised five children together.  Over the years, his medals were lost. On Sunday, May 5, Walker…

Join us for “Bark for Life” on May 11

The American Cancer Society Bark For Life is a noncompetitive walk event for dogs and their owners to raise funds and awareness for the American Cancer Society’s fight against cancer. By supporting Bark For Life, you help the American Cancer Society save lives, and that helps us move closer to our ultimate goal of a…

Smoky Mountain Hospice Supports Nursing Education

Smoky Mountain Hospice has partnered with Lincoln Memorial University through its nursing internship program. During an academic semester, 2 to 3 student nurses rotate through the office. Over the past 30 years Smoky Mountain has been committed to serving as a training ground for nursing students throughout the East Tennessee area.   “Getting nursing students…

SMHHH Opens New Office

Smoky Mountain Home Health and Hospice has opened a new office in Tazewell, Tenn. The office is located at 412 N. Broad Street in New Tazewell, Tenn. The phone number of the new office is 423-626-2622. Please call or visit our new office to learn more about our home health and hospice services!

 

We Honor Veterans

Charles Carey, a WWII veteran, was honored by Smoky Moutain Home Health and Hospice’s staff Rebecca Drinnon, LBSW and Lisa Wilhoit, RN. SMHH&H has recently become a member of the “We Honor Vets” program sponsored by the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO). This hospice program provides personalized care to terminally ill veterans and…