Earn $$: Take Your PHA and Schedule Biometrics

Earn $$: Take Your PHA and Schedule Biometrics

For coworkers who use the CHI health (insurance) plan: It’s that time of year…when you can start earning health plan premium reduction incentives. Having a clear understanding of your current overall health is the first step along the path of wellness. Through your wellness website, you’ll have access to the Personal Health Assessment (PHA), an […]






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Tamantha Thomas Receives Service Hero Award at North

Tamantha Thomas Receives Service Hero Award at North

Congratulations to Tamantha Thomas for being recognized as a Service Hero at North. Read a snip from her nomination below: Tamantha Thomas, aka “Tam”, is a Patient Care Tech on the Medical Surgical Unit at SVN. Tam is soft spoken and humble. When coworkers see that Tam is on the schedule, they immediately smile and […]






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Chelsea Lantz Receives Service Hero Award at North

Chelsea Lantz Receives Service Hero Award at North

Congratulations to Chelsea Lantz for being recognized as a Service Hero at North. Read a snip from Chelsea’s nomination below: Chelsea Lantz is a PCC on the Medical Surgical Unit at North. She always has a smile for patients, families and staff. Chelsea has a positive attitude and helps others in and outside of her […]






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Hot Springs Convenient Care Moves! Join Us for Ribbon Cutting on March 1

Hot Springs Convenient Care Moves! Join Us for Ribbon Cutting on March 1

Join us for a ribbon cutting with the Hot Springs Chamber of Commerce at the new location of the Hot Springs Convenient Care and Business Health clinic.  When: Wednesday, March 1, 2pm Where: 100 McGowan Court, Hot Springs Enjoy snacks and hear from Tony Houston, president of CHI St. Vincent Hot Springs, about the recent clinic moves, what […]






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Dr. Aravind Rao Discusses Heart Health at Woodland Heights Senior Living Center

Dr. Aravind Rao Discusses Heart Health at Woodland Heights Senior Living Center

Woodland Heights Senior Living Center in Little Rock recently hosted a learning session for their residents on heart health awareness, featuring cardiologist Dr. Aravind Rao. Dr. Rao presented to around 10 residents during the learning session, answered questions and led discussion on the significance of heart health. February is Heart Month and we will be active in the […]






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Medical Group Spring Outing-Take Me Out to the Ballgame

Medical Group Spring Outing-Take Me Out to the Ballgame

Attention Medical Group Coworkers! Don’t miss out on the upcoming Medical Group Spring outing at Dickey-Stephens Park. Arkansas Travelers VS San Antonio Missions Sunday, April 9, at Dickey-Stephens Park in North Little Rock We appreciate all that our coworkers do and want to spend an afternoon of fun, food and fellowship together! Click here for the […]






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Hot Springs-Jane Chown Recognized as Service Hero

Hot Springs-Jane Chown Recognized as Service Hero

Congratulations to Jane Chown, RN-MICU, for being recognized as a Service Hero in Hot Springs. Read a snip from her nomination below. “I am writing about a patient in our MICU who is not doing well. She had no known family and had become confused, so Ethics was consulted. Based on wishes expressed by the […]






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Emily Batterton Wins Daisy Award

Emily Batterton Wins Daisy Award

Emily Batterton, RN, was the February 2017 DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses winner at CHI St. Vincent. Batterton is a nurse on 3 West in Hot Springs. Here’s an excerpt from her nomination letter: “I have been in and out of the hospital four different times since 2015 and she has been a nurse present on each and every stay […]






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Hot Springs-Dr. Mukesh Sharma Recognized as Service Hero

Hot Springs-Dr. Mukesh Sharma Recognized as Service Hero

Congratulations to Dr. Mukesh Sharma, Nephrologist, for being recognized as a Service Hero in Hot Springs. Read as snip from his nomination below: “On Valentine’s Day, Dr. Sharma stopped in the cafeteria to help a customer and her family member. The customer was throwing up and appeared ill. Dr. Sharma stayed with them until he […]






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Medical Group Appreciation-Thanks a ‘Latte’

Medical Group Appreciation-Thanks a ‘Latte’

The Medical Group is spending the month of February letting coworkers know they are appreciated a ‘latte’. Each individual clinic manager is ‘brewing’ up a special event, with coffee, hot chocolate and all the fixings for coworkers and physicians. Everyone will also receive a Medical Group coffee mug. “We are proud of our clinic coworkers […]






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Infirmary PICC Team Learns New Technique to Enhance Patient Safety

Infirmary PICC Team Learns New Technique to Enhance Patient Safety

The Infirmary PICC (Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter) team met a new goal in February by completing Internal Jugular (IJ) insertion training. Once the team has completed their training, they will begin inserting IJ’s at the patient’s bedside. This new practice for these specially trained nurses will help to achieve the goal of “the Right Line […]






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