Fairfield Glade has its own paramedic team and ambulance on call 24 hours a day. They are located at our fire department and security center. Our security officers are professionally trained and certified, also offering 24-hour protection for the residents.
Cumberland Medical Center (CMC) is located just 9 miles away in the city of Crossville. CMC is a 182 bed regional medical center, fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. Their acute care hospital offers special services usually not found in the rural medical system.
CMC offers two facilities conveniently located in the center of Fairfield Glade. Coming soon is their new Medical Arts building, due to be completed in the summer of 2013 and will offer a primary care clinic, specialty clinic, digital mammography, physical therapy and laboratory services. The CMC Wellness Complex offers a pool for lap swimming and aquatic programs as well as an exercise floor with a walking track and an array of fitness equipment.
Cumberland Medical Center offers a state of the art Regional Cancer Center with Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT), hyperbaric medicine & wound center and an inpatient rehabilitation facility. For seriously ill patients, there is advanced medical and surgical services including telemetry and intensive care units. For other patients there is a state of the art outpatient program and same day surgery unit. For elderly citizens, the CMC Auxiliary sponsors the Lifeline program, which is a personal emergency response system in their homes and connected to the Emergency Department at Cumberland Medical Center. A full service clinical laboratory, diagnostic, radiology, physical medicine and cardiopulmonary and cardiac rehab departments support these services. There is an ever-increasing active medical staff of 75 physicians which includes the following specialties: anaesthesiology, critical care/intensvist, cardiology, emergency medicine, endocrinology, family practice, gastroenterology, gynecology, hospitalist, internal medicine, medical oncology, neurology, obstetrics, ophthalmology, orthopedic surgery, otorhinolaryngology, pathology, pediatrics, pulmonology, radiation oncology, radiology, surgery, thoracic surgery, rheumatology and urology.