Welcome to Rhea Medical Center!
Small-town Hospitality, Big Time Technology

What's New for 2017 ...

Rhea Medical Center will participate in the following Medicare Advantage Plan Networks in 2017:

  • Amerigroup Dual Special Needs Program
  • BlueAdvantage (Sapphire, Ruby, & Diamond)
  • BlueCare Plus
  • Cigna/Healthspring
  • Humana
  • Wellcare

If you have any questions about participation or your coverage, please call our Patient Account Representative at 423-775-8563, Monday through Friday.

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Enroll America is a newly-formed advocacy group that aims to help the 50 million uninsured Americans obtain health insurance coverage.  For more details about Enroll America, visit their website at www.EnrollAmerica.org




Rhea Medical Center offers monthly Heart Healthy and Diabetic Teaching classes.  These classes are FREE to the public. Please call (423) 775.8636 to schedule.

Our next classes are as follows:

Heart Healthy  Sept 7 & Oct 5  at 4pm

Diabetic Teaching  Sept 28 & Oct 26  at 4pm

Dr. Swafford and Dr. Kellogg are now seeing patients in Decatur and Spring City.  Please call their office for details at (423) 775-5800.

Address change: Dr. Swafford and Dr. Kellogg's office is now located on White Oak Road at 301 White Oak Road.


Dr. John Chrostowski, Orthopedic

Dr. John Chrostowski is now seeing patients at Rhea Medical Center.  Dr. Chrostowski is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery.  Call today to schedule an appointment at (423) 803-2460.




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Health Observances

October 2016

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

American Pharmacists Month

Medical Ultrasound Awareness Month

National Medical Librarians Month

National Physical Therapy Month

2-8 Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging Week

2-8 National Healthcare Food Service Workers Week

6-12 National Physician Assistants Week

9-15 Emergency Nurses Week

9-15 Healthcare Security & Safety Week and Officers Week

9-15 International Central Service Processing Week

9-15 National Case Management Week

16-22 International Infection Prevention Week

18-24 National Hospital & Health-System Pharmacy Week

17-21 National Medical Assistants Week

23-29 National Healthcare Facilities & Engineering Week

23-29 National Respiratory Care Week

12 Emergency Nurses Day


November 2016

National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month

1-7 National Medical-Surgical Nurses Week

6-12 National Medical Staff Services Awareness Week

6-12 National Radiologic Technology Week

6-12 Perioperative Nurse Week

8-14 National Nurse Practitioner Week


December 2016

4-10 National Influenza Vaccination Week

4-10 National Hand Washing Awareness Week


 Rhea Medical Center

9400 Rhea County Highway, Dayton TN 37321 

(423) 775-1121