About Roane General Hospital

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Our Mission

Roane General Hospital is dedicated to the delivery of high-quality, cost-effective health care services to improve the overall health of our community.  The work we do makes a difference in people’s lives. 

Our Vision

To be the benchmark of high-quality, high-reliability, patient-centered care. Let the patient know we care.

Our Values

Patient Safety


Compassion & Empathy

Evidence-Based Medicine

Continuous Training & Education

Executive Team

Doug Bentz
Chief Executive Officer

Julie Carr
Chief Clinical Officer

Amy Downey
Chief Financial Officer

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Brent Watson, MD
Medical Director

Cassandra Hildreth
Vice President of Nursing

Tony Keaton
Vice President of Information Systems

Jeff Tanner
Executive Director of RGH Center for Wellness

Board of Directors

Jack D. Garrett, II, President
William G. Downey, Jr., Vice President
R. Floyd Bowlby, Vice President
G. Jeannette Atkinson, Secretary
John A. Varda, Treasurer

Kevin M. Gaughan
Christine M. Hedges
Paul M. Hughes
John H. Taylor
Emily Westfall
Robert E. Zdanek

Ex Officio: Douglas E. Bentz;
Chief Executive Officer
Ex Officio: Dr. Scott Duffy, MD;
Chief of Medical Staff