Job ID: 289656304
Last Updated: 9/30/2020
Cookeville Regional Medical Center
Tennessee Heart is a 13physician cardiology practice providing exclusive contracted cardiology services to Cookeville Regional Medical Center (CRMC). Cookeville is located one and half hours from Nashville, Knoxville and Chattanooga, Tennessee. We are the only tertiary cardiology program for a 14-county area known as the Upper Cumberland region. We are the sole STEMI referral center and provide the overwhelming majority of cardiology services in this area. Cookeville Regionals three cardiac surgeons provide high quality coronary bypass and valve surgery program. Our cardiac surgeons have been supportive of our TAVR program.
The Cookeville-Putnam County community offers an unprecedented quality of life. Surrounded by rolling hills and scenic landscapes, our community offers a blend of small-town Southern hospitality and big-city amenities, making it the ideal place to live, work, play, raise a family and retire. Cookeville is home to excellent medical, educational and cultural facilities. It is the home of Tennessee Tech University. There is a strong public school system offering an international baccalaureate degree at the high school and opportunities for private education as well. Prepare to be charmed by our majestic mountains, rich historical heritage, art and cultural events, unique downtown shops, cosmopolitan cuisine and outdoor opportunities at our many state and local parks. With 100+ restaurants, shopping, arts, cultural and recreational activities, we hope you find the Cookeville scene more than just a friendly environment with wonderful Southern hospitality, but as A Natural Fit. The State has identified this area as the next major growth area in Tennessee. The hospital is owned by the city, has been financially sound and enjoys tremendous support from the community. CRMC is a member of the Vanderbilt Affiliated Health Network which contracts to provide health care to large businesses across the State of Tennessee. Cookeville Regional has been named one of the 100 Great Community Hospitals by Beckers Hospital Review two years in a row. Most recently the medical center has been named one of the 2017 50 top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics.
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