About TCWD

We are a private non-profit organization established in 2006 to address the increasing challenges of providing healthcare in rural and underserved areas across the state. We are fortunate to be able to provide all of our services for free - for both medical professional and medical practice. All of our work aims at bridging the ever increasing health disparities in underserved communities.


Contracts with the 4 Tennessee medical schools with primary care residency programs:

  • University of Tennessee
  • Meharry Medical College
  • East Tennessee State University
  • Vanderbilt University



Number of medical professionals we have been able to help find a position:



In 2012, we became an operating subsidiary of the Tennessee Hospital Association, allowing us to expand our reach to even more underserved communities throughout the state.