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Cardiac Care

The Roane Medical Heart Care Center provides cardiac diagnostic studies on an inpatient and outpatient basis. We can be reached at 865-316-2800 and our hours are 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Our heart care services include:

  • Treadmill Stress Myocardial Perfusion Imaging (MPS) (Nuclear Medicine Stress Tests)
  • Pharmacological (Lexiscan/Dobutamine) Stress MPS
  • Echocardiograms
  • Stress Echocardiograms
  • Dobutamine Stress Echocardiograms
  • Transesophageal Echocardiograms (TEE)
  • Treadmill Stress Tests
  • Holter Monitors
  • Electrocardiograms (EKG's)

For more detailed information click here.

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Cardiopulmonary Rehab

Roane Medical Center offers cardiopulmonary rehabilitation services for patients recovering from serious cardiac and pulmonary health conditions. We can be reached at .

Our cardiopulmonary services include:

  • Personalized Rehabilitation Plans
  • Breathe Easy Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program
  • First Steps to Fitness Health Maintenance & Improvement Program
  • Take Heart Cardiac Rehabilitation Program
  • Safe, Hospital-Based Exercise Environment
  • Specialized Equipment: Maximizes health while minimizes discomfort for people who experience joint and muscle pain
  • Educational Courses: Healthy Heart Maintenance, Long-Term Lung Trouble, Nutrition, and other related health topics

The cardiopulmonary rehabilitation staff is always available to observe patients and intervene in the event of an emergency. 

*Cardiopulmonary rehabilitation services provided by Roane Medial Center are often covered by health insurance if a patient is referred by his/her heart, lung, or internal medicine doctor.

For more detailed information click here.

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Critical Care

Roane Medical Center understands patients in our critical care area need specialized care – not only because they are very sick, but because their medical needs are unique.

We developed our Critical Care Unit with our patients in mind:

  • 24-hour observation of treatment and progress
  • Specially-trained physicians, nurses and technicians provide state-of-the-art medical care. Nurses trained in advanced cardiac life support
  • Availability of doctors around the clock to admit patients to Critical Care and provide consultations in cardiology and other specialties
  • Visitor guidelines

To help patients conserve strength and receive care without interruption, Roane Medical Center asks that family members and other visitors observe the visitation guidelines posted in the unit. Only one immediate family member may stay around the clock. Children under 14 are not permitted in the Critical Care units. If you have specific questions about visiting your loved one, please call 865-316-3002.

For more detailed information click here.

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Emergency

At Roane Medical Center, we treat and release patients thoroughly and quickly. Our emergency department is staffed 24 hours a day by physicians, nurses and other personnel trained for a full range of emergencies.

Our emergency services include:

  • Emergency professionals with advanced training and experience in adult and pediatric emergencies
  • Immediate evaluation of critical emergencies and admission to the Roane Medical Center ICU or to another affiliated facility if needed
  • Local ambulance and air medical transport available
  • Urgent care treatment area for faster service of less critical illness or injury
  • Continued improvement in door-to-doctor times

If you have a medical emergency, first dial 911. If you would like to reach the Roane Medical Center Emergency Department, call 865-316-3100 to be connected from the main hospital switchboard.

For more detailed information click here.

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Imaging

Roane Medical Center offers a comprehensive selection of imaging services to assist physicians and patients with determination of medical diagnosis. Imaging results are quickly communicated to each patient’s primary care physician. If you have questions, we may be reached at 865-316-2600. For more detailed information click here.

Our imaging services include standard x-rays as well as:

  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Computed Tomography (CT) scans
  • Ultrasound
  • Mammograms
  • Bone density testing
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Vascular

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Laboratory and Pathology

Roane Medical Center provides quality laboratory services to better assist healthcare providers when developing personalized patient treatment plans. As a member of Covenant Health, Roane Medical Center has all the resources of the Covenant Health laboratory services to better serve Roane County.

Roane Medical Center's laboratory is a full-service primary reference laboratory, operating 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to provide quality service that includes comprehensive laboratory testing. Blood draws and specimen collection for outpatients and inpatients also can be performed at any time. In addition, STAT laboratory testing services are available for emergency situations.

Our laboratory and pathology services include:

  • Chemistry, routine and special
  • Coagulation
  • Endocrinology
  • Hematology
  • Microbiology
  • Pathology
  • Bone marrow biopsies
  • Clinical and laboratory consultation
  • Cytology
  • Fine needle aspirations
  • Frozen sections
  • Macroscopic and microscopic examination
  • Phlebotomy
  • Serology
  • Transfusion service (Blood Bank)
  • Urinalysis
For more detailed information you may click here or call us at 865-316-2900.

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Occupational Medicine

Roane Medical Center is committed to helping prevent and treat diseases and accidental injuries of employees in the community.

We are open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. For more detailed information you may click here or call us at 865-882-0281.

Our occupational medicine services include:

  • Annual job-related physicals
  • Audiograms
  • Breath alcohol levels
  • DOT physicals
  • Drug screens
  • Employee physicals
  • Titmus eye exams
  • Vascular testing
  • Worker's compensation injury care

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Physical Therapy

Roane Medical Center offers inpatient physical therapy services for persons recovering from illness, injury or surgery. Our convenient physical therapy center is located inside the hospital, requiring patients only to go down a floor or two to receive their therapy needs.

We are open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday; and 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday and Sunday. For more detailed information you may click here or call us at 865-316-2975.

Our physical therapy services include:

  • Assistance with discharge planning, equipment needs, and safety concerns
  • Balance training
  • Bed mobility and transfer activities
  • Gait training with or without assistive devices
  • General strength and endurance after illness
  • Modalities for acute pain control
  • Phase I rehabilitation following joint replacement and fractures
  • Phase I stroke rehabilitation
  • Therapeutic exercise
  • Wound care

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Rehabilitation – Outpatient

Roane Medical Center offers outpatient physical therapy services through its Patricia Neal rehabilitation division. Convenient locations in Harriman and Kingston offer patients a wide variety of outpatient rehabilitation choices. For more detailed information you may click here.

Services provided by RMC Patricia Neal Outpatient Center:

  • Certified hand therapy
  • Certified McKenzie spine therapy
  • Balance and vestibular rehabilitation
  • Conditioning and functional capacity evaluations for work-related injuries
  • Orthopedic rehabilitation
  • Physical, occupational and speech therapies
  • Rehab for conditions including stroke, fractures, shoulder injuries, joint replacements, arthritis, back and neck pain, etc.
  • Sports medicine

RMC Patricia Neal Outpatient Center has two locations:

Harriman

2497 S. Roane Street
Suite 100
Harriman, TN 37748
Phone 865-316-2950
Hours: Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Kingston

Kingston Medical Plaza
900 Waterford Street
Suite 102
Kingston, TN 37763
Phone 865-376-0800
Hours Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

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Respiratory Care

Roane Medical Center provides personalized services for respiratory patients to ease their discomfort and ensure excellent respiratory care is provided. Treatments for respiratory disorders are classified as either medical or surgical, depending on the severity of the disorder. Surgical procedures are performed by a thoracic surgeon. Patients recovering from surgery will receive a follow-up examination by the hospital pulmonologist.

Medical treatments are used more frequently than surgery and typically are administered by inhalation or oral form. Oxygen therapy, for patients with emphysema or pulmonary fibrosis, also are managed by our pulmonologist, as our patients on mechanical ventilation.

Our respiratory care services include:

  • Arterial blood gas analysis/carboxyhemoglobin
  • CPAP/BIPAP ventilation
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG's)
  • Pulmonary functions (lung function studies)
  • Sleep studies
If you have questions, we may be reached at 865-316-2850, and for more detailed information you may click here.

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Sleep Center

Roane Medical Sleep Center offers advanced testing for sleep disorders within a comfortable and convenient facility. As the only hospital-based sleep center in Roane County, we are dedicated to providing you with the best possible patient care. The board-eligible sleep specialist can assess sleep disorders and provide evaluation and assistance for personalized treatment plans. Registered and licensed polysomnograph technicians with advanced training can conduct the sleep studies.

Treatment options may include behavior modification, dental devices, a nasal mask or surgery depending on the severity of your sleep disorder.

If you think that you may be suffering from a sleep disorder, ask your primary care physician about a referral to Roane Medical Sleep Center. Dr. Samer El-Chemeitelli, a board-eligible sleep specialist, is gladly accepting new patients.

*Most insurance companies provide coverage for evaluation of sleep disorders. Contact your insurance company for details on your policy's specific conditions.

Our hours are Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. If you have questions, we may be reached at 865-316-2875, and for more detailed information you may click here.

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Surgery

At Roane Medical Center, we provide more than just routine surgical care. The staff at the Roane Medical Center surgery department provides personalized patient care, ensuring all patients receive the best possible care while at our hospital.

If you have questions, we may be reached at 865-316-0000, and for more detailed information you may click here.

Our inpatient and outpatient surgical services include:

  • Abdominal Surgeries
  • Gallbladder removal
  • Hernia repair
  • Intestinal resections
  • Laparoscopic and open procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Surgeries
  • Colonoscopy
  • Esophageal dilation
  • Gynecologic and Urologic Surgeries
  • Hysterectomy
  • Tubal ligation and vasectomy
  • Prostate and bladder resections
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedics
  • Podiatry
  • Respiratory Tract Surgeries
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Laparoscopic and open lung resections

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Women’s Center

The staff at Roane Medical Women’s Center will make your visit as pleasant and private as possible. In addition to the licensed and experienced staff and peaceful atmosphere, the Roane Medical Women’s Center offers you advanced testing.

Our women’s services include:

  • Bone density testing
  • Breast ultrasounds/Mammography screening
  • Stereotactic breast biopsy
  • Ultrasound-guided breast biopsy

Our hours are Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. If you have questions, we may be reached at 865-590-1511. To schedule a mammogram or other service appointment, call 865-882-4400

For more detailed information click here.

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Pharmacy

Roane Medical Center has a fully stocked and equipped pharmacy to provide proper medications for physicians and professional caregivers to use in diagnosing and treating patients.

Our hours are Monday through Sunday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. If you have questions, we may be reached at 865-316-2550, and for more detailed information you may click here.

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Social Services

Roane Medical Center provides social services for all hospital patients.

Our social services include:

  • Arrange discharge planning needs, including:
  • Medial equipment and supplies
  • Home health
  • Nursing home placement
  • Community resource referral
  • Inpatient counseling services
  • Sitters' list

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Volunteer

Roane Medical Center appreciates and values the assistance of community volunteers to help provide a comfortable, welcoming atmosphere for patients and visitors. Volunteers serve as hospital representatives and may be the first to greet patients or visitors.

We may be reached at 865-882-4325, and for more detailed information you may click here.

Volunteer work areas include:

  • Dietary Department
  • Floor Clerk
  • Gift Shop
  • ICU Waiting Room
  • Surgery Waiting Room
  • And more!

Volunteer duties include:

  • Answer volunteer desk phones
  • Assist/direct visitors to appropriate destinations
  • Deliver flowers and newspapers to patient rooms
  • Hospitality book/magazine cart
  • Transport new patients from admissions to designated rooms
  • And more!

Volunteer Eligibility & Requirements

  • 18 years or older
  • Completion of volunteer application
  • Completion of interview by hospital administration
  • Completion of acceptable background check
  • Completion of confidentiality agreements
  • Volunteers must always act in a kind, courteous, gracious and professional manner to every hospital patient and visitor.

*Membership is open to all interested individuals who support the mission and welfare of Roane Medical Center and who will abide by the rules and objectives of the hospital.

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