Knox Information and Knox.biz are happy when all over again to understand the wellness and health-related specialists building an affect on the high quality of health and fitness treatment in East Tennessee.

The recipients of the14th once-a-year Wellbeing Care Heroes awards, offered by First Horizon and Lincoln Memorial College, include caregivers, clinicians, directors and advocates. 

The recipients will be featured in the September problem of Knox.biz journal and honored with a lunch at 11 a.m. Oct. 4 at The Foundry. Let us meet up with the recipients.

Community Outreach

Connie Huffman, President and COO 

Blount Memorial Basis

Health-related Excellence: Non-Medical professional

Jordan Gilboy, Home Wellbeing Nurse

Tennova Residence Health and fitness

Clinical Excellence: Physician

Dr. James Shamiyeh, Senior Vice President and Chief Functioning Officer

The College of Tennessee Professional medical Center

Pandemic and Vaccination

Dr. Erik Geibig, Emergency Physician and Medical Director of Emergency Office

Fort Loudoun Medical Center

General public Wellbeing Advocacy

Steve Jenkins, CEO

Positively Residing and Alternative Overall health Community

Life span Achievement

Dr. John McElligott, Professional medical Director

Occupational Overall health Devices, Inc.

In 2021, Health and fitness Treatment Heroes honored a blend of men and women and entities that made an impact in the fight towards COVID-19. That list involved Dr. Keith Grey, Cynthia Finch, Dr. Martha Buchanan and Peter Tsai.