Patient Advocate for Foothills Weight Loss Surgeons

(Located in the Center for Advanced Medicine Building at Fort Sanders Regional)
Full-time position
Work schedule M-F, one to two evenings per month

Job Duties: 

  • Coordinates bariatric patient access to surgery
  • Handles pre-screening process
  • Pre-certs testing and surgery
  • Educates patient/family regarding process
  • Coordinates educational programs
  • Tracks outcome management information


  • Healthcare related degree or vocational program
  • MA certification or LPN


  • One-year clinical experience
  • Knowledge of Greenway/Intergy Medical software
  • Computer software spreadsheet experience
  • Bariatric experience a plus

Send your resume in MS Word or Excel or .pdf format to Nelda Sparkman:

Fax: (865) 584-7712 (confidential fax line)
Mail: 6408 Papermill Drive, Suite 220, Knoxville TN  37919