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About Us

A ministry of healing

CHI Memorial is a not-for-profit, faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to the healing ministry of the Church. Founded by the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth and strengthened as part of CommonSpirit Health, it offers a continuum of care including preventative, primary and acute hospital care, as well as cancer, cardiac, neuroscience, and stroke care, and orthopedic and rehabilitation services.

CHI Memorial is a regional referral center of choice with 4,600 employees and almost 600 affiliated physicians providing health care throughout Southeast Tennessee and North Georgia. 

CHI Memorial Medical Group

CHI Memorial Medical Group provides quality healthcare for the entire family. Specialties include bariatric surgery, breast surgery, endocrinology, family practice, general surgery, geriatrics, infectious disease, internal medicine, pediatrics, pulmonology, rheumatology, thoracic surgery, surgical oncology, urology and vascular surgery.  Combining medical excellence with a holistic approach to care, CHI Memorial Medical Group is a choice you can trust.


As CommonSpirit Health, we make the healing presence of God known in our world by improving the health of the people we serve, especially those who are vulnerable, while we advance social justice for all.


A healthier future for all—inspired by faith, driven by innovation, and powered by our humanity.



  • Care with listening, empathy, and love.
  • Accompany and comfort those in need of healing.


  • Celebrate each person’s gifts and voice.
  • Respect the dignity of all.


  • Inspire trust through honesty.
  • Demonstrate courage in the face of inequity.


  • Serve with fullest passion, creativity, and stewardship.
  • Exceed expectations of others and ourselves.


  • Commit to the power of working together.
  • Build and nurture meaningful relationships.

CHI Memorial is a part of CommonSpirit Health, a national health care ministry that shares the above mission, vision, and values.