Covenant Health (Knoxville, Tenn.) broke ground on the Brethen Foundation Advanced Care Wing at Fort Loudon Medical Center in Lenoir City, Tenn.

The $15 million expansion project will increase the nonprofit hospital’s size by 19,000 square feet and add 26 patient rooms for intensive and immediate care, a nurses’ station, and family waiting area.

Construction is slated for completion in late spring 2025.