Jellico, Tenn. – (April 17, 2018) In observance of Medical Laboratory Professionals Week, celebrated April 22-28, Jellico Community Hospital is proud to honor its highly skilled specialists and pathologists who play a vital role in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease. Offering convenient hours to easily support both inpatient and outpatient care, Jellico’s full-service, fully-accredited laboratory offers a broad array of essential clinical capabilities including hematology, coagulation, clinical chemistry, serology and urinalysis, complemented by a full-service microbiology department.
“We are committed to quality testing and quality patient care,” said Kaye Marantette, RN, chief nursing officer for Jellico Community Hospital. “Our medical laboratory professionals are the front-line defenders of the health of our community. Their role is vital and they deserve our praise and recognition. We also commend Mitchell A. Forbes, administrative laboratory director, who has been instrumental in building the laboratory team and ensuring the delivery of quality services.”
Courtney Alexandra Hanna, M.D., who serves as laboratory Medical Director, is an experienced pathologist. She is licensed as a medical doctor by the state of Tennessee and is board-certified in both cytopathology and anatomical/clinical pathology.
A group of highly skilled, experienced medical technologists, medical laboratory technicians, laboratory assistants and phlebotomists staff Jellico’s onsite laboratory.
About Jellico Community Hospital
Jellico Community Hospital is a 54-bed, nonprofit acute care facility located in Jellico, Tenn. The hospital has provided quality healthcare to the region since 1974. Our patients benefit from the latest medical technology along with comprehensive healthcare from highly skilled physicians, nurses and professional staff. Our dedication to quality means that patients recieve the high level of care you might associate with a larger medical center. We are available to diagnose and treat your medical conditions close to home. For more information, please visit www.jellicohospital.com.
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Community Hospital Corporation owns, manages and consults with hospitals through three distinct organizations – CHC Hospitals, CHC Consulting and CHC ContinueCARE, which share a common purpose to guide, support and enhance the mission of community hospitals and healthcare providers. Based in Plano, Texas, CHC provides the resources and experience community hospitals need to improve quality outcomes, patient satisfaction and financial performance. For more information about CHC, please visit www.communityhospitalcorp.com.