Northeast Tennessee Emergency Physicians is a hospital-based emergency department practice in partnership with Ballad Health.

Northeast Tennessee Emergency Physicians partners with Ballad Health, a leading health care provider serving the Tri-Cities region of Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia. Ballad Health was formed in 2018 through the merger of Mountain States Health Alliance and Wellmont Health System. It is a new health system created specifically to address the most critical healthcare needs of communities in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.”