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Daily life, made more comfortable.

We offer the following amenities to make your stay at NHC HealthCare, Fort Sanders more comfortable.

Dietary Needs
Our Dietary department is committed to providing a fun and enjoyable dining experience along with meeting the nutritional needs of our patients. We employ both a full-time Registered Dietitian and a full-time Certified Dietary Manager who work together to enhance the medical capabilities of our patients while exceeding their satisfaction. We offer a Spring/Summer and a Fall/Winter menu cycle with available substitutions for patients who prefer a different option than what is intended on the regular menu. Guest trays are also available for purchase. The dietary department takes care to provide nourishing snacks upon request, and special meals for holidays, parties and events in order to provide the best dining experience possible.

Podiatry Care
Quarterly podiatrist visits can be arranged through our Social Services department. Patients simply fill out a consent form obtained from the receptionist and return the completed form to the Social Services director.

Vision Care
Vision exams can be arranged through our Social Services department.

Beauty/Barber Shop
Personal hair care services are provided by a licensed beautician. Hours and days may be subject to change and are posted in the center.

We offer personal laundry care for our patients.

TV and Cable services
Access is available in each room. Each patient is provided a 32" flat screen high definition TV with free cable service.

Internet Access
We offer wireless internet service throughout our healthcare center. Specific logon information can be obtained at the center.

Newspaper delivery and Telephone Services
Can be arranged.

Transportation Services
We assist with scheduling transportation for local doctor appointments, various outings and events.

Recreation Activities
We offer a variety of recreation activities for exercise and wellness, including various religious activities, movies and special events with festive meals. Our activities program provides worthwhile experiences for our patients by offering innovative programs and therapeutic care, which add years to life, and adds life to years.
Learn more about our daily activities.

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NHC HealthCare, Fort Sanders  ·  2120 Highland Avenue  ·  Knoxville, TN   37916  ·  P: (865) 525-4131  ·  F: (865) 523-0086


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