On January 31, 2018, Healthcare Coalitions across the state met to share and discuss upcoming plans and coalition direction at the Sevier County Convention Center. in Sevierville, TN. , This was a great opportunity to discuss best practices and make plans for future statewide meetings to help expand regional awareness of what each Coalition is doing and what can be offered. Thanks to all our Coalition members that took the time to travel for this training!

Representing the Knoxville/East Tennessee Healthcare Coalition (left to right) were: Paul Parsons (Parkwest Medical Center), Angela Allred and Charity Menefee (Knox County Health Department), Janet Rowe (UT Medical Center), Chris Whitt (North Knoxville Medical Center), Tonya Shott (Turkey Creek Medical Center), Christy Nelson (North Knox Medical Center), Oseana Britton (East Tennessee Children’s Hospital/Tennessee Emergency Medical Services for Children), John Brinkley (AMR Rural Metro EMS Services), Wanda Roberts (East Tennessee Regional Health Office), Jim Snyder (Middle/East Tennessee Emergency Radio Service).