A ministry of healing

About us

CHI Memorial is a not-for-profit, faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to the healing ministry of the Church. Founded in 1952 by the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, CHI Memorial offers a continuum of care including preventative, primary and acute hospital care, as well as cardiac, cancer, orthopedic, imaging, and multitude of other services.

CHI Memorial is a regional referral center of choice with more than 4,600 associates, 400 volunteers and 600 affiliated physicians providing health care throughout Southeast Tennessee and North Georgia.

Mission

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.

Vision

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

Values


Compassion

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

Inclusion

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

Integrity

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

Excellence

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

Collaboration

  • 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.

Recent press releases

Nurse Practitioner Adria Sherrill Joins CHI Memorial Center for Healthy Aging

DEC 08, 2020

CHI Memorial Medical Group is pleased to announce Adria Sherrill, FNP-C, has joined CHI Memorial Center for Healthy Aging

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Nurse Practitioner Hannah Thomas Joins CHI Memorial Convenient Care – Atrium

NOV 10, 2020

CHI Memorial Medical group is pleased to announce Hannah Thomas, FNP-BC, has joined CHI Memorial Convenient Care – Atrium.

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MaryEllen Locher Scholarship Fund Established at CHI Memorial Foundation

JAN 18, 2021

CHI Memorial Foundation and The MaryEllen Locher Scholarship Foundation are pleased to announce they have joined together. The CHI Memorial Foundation will take over all daily operations of the Scholarship Foundation, including, but not limited to, the application process, fundraising efforts, receiving donations, and disbursement of scholarship

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