In order to assist with the needs of our patient population, we have identified community resources that can be utilized by our healthcare professionals to coordinate care as well as connect our patients with vital information to help with important health decisions and assist with self-care.
Advance Directives Resources - TN State Government
Advance directives are legal documents that explain how you want medical conditions about you to be made if you can not make the decisions yourself.
Knoxville, TN Meals-on-Wheels and & Senior Meals Programs
Knoxville/Knox County Community Action Committee's Office on Aging website, providing detailed information regarding the Mobile Meals and Senior Nutrition Program
ETHRA Transportation Service
The East Tennessee Human Resource Association (ETHRA) website provides information on fares, eligibility, schedules, etc. for access to low-cost transportation options.
Clinical Research - Accellacare
Summit Medical Group and Accellacare (formerly known as PMG Research of Knoxville) work together to educate and connect individuals to appropriate clinical trials while monitoring the health and safety of each participant and working together with pharmaceutical companies to collect information to advance medical science.
Tennessee Statewide 2-1-1 Resource Network
Smoking Cessation Programs
In addition to Summit Medical Group's free smoking cessation classes, we have listed a variety of tools and resources available to help you quit smoking.
Medical Identity Theft: Protect Yourself
Medical identity theft is when someone steals or uses your personal information (like your name, Social Security number, or Medicare number), to submit fraudulent claims to Medicare and other health insurers without your authorization. Medical identity theft can disrupt your medical care, and wastes taxpayer dollars. This website provides resources to help you protect your medical identity.
StartYourRecovery Substance Use Resource
StartYourRecovery.org provides information for people who are dealing with substance use issues — and family members, friends, and co-workers. The website is designed to be an easy way to learn about substance use and addiction and to determine next steps, whether it's having a conversation, learning more, or seeking professional help.
This organization is not affiliated with Summit Medical Group. We are making it available as a resource only and it is not a recommendation or referral.
Rehab.Com - Addiction & Mental Health Resources
Rehab.com - Links to various East Tennessee resources for individuals seeking life-saving treatment for addiction and co-occurring mental health disorders. Rehab.com also provides access to a library of free recovery resources