Three KGH Graduates Remember Nellie Ellis

On October 25, 2015, three octogenarian KGH graduate/relatives attended a family gathering and shared stories of their training and practice of nursing. A couple of stories were captured on the video (approximately 4-1/2 minutes) you can watch by clicking here. … Continue reading

Jane Keller’s Career Featured in 1963

Jane Keller’s Nearing End of Fourth ‘Nursing Life’ by Dwayne Summar – Knoxville News-Sentinel, May 19, 1963, Page B-16 Back in 1921, a young Sevier County girl climbed the steps of old General Hospital on Cleveland Place, defying a Victorian … Continue reading

KGH Nursing School Admission Requirements (1951)

Requirements for Admission  I. Age: 17 to 35 years II. Education: Graduate from an accredited high school with sixteen credits.  A high school transcript must be filed with application. III. Personality and Character:  Credentials attesting satisfactory evidence of suitable character … Continue reading