Infirmary Team Gathers for Big Group Photo

Infirmary Team Gathers for Big Group Photo

Thank you for making CHI St. Vincent Infirmary No. 1 in Arkansas four years in a row. We’re honored by this designation by U.S. News & World Report. Such recognition comes because of the commitment it takes to maintain such high standards year after year. And that’s because of our people. Thank you continuing to put our patients […]






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Jeany Crawford Memorial Tournament Donates $11,000 to New Outlook Cancer Program

Jeany Crawford Memorial Tournament Donates $11,000 to New Outlook Cancer Program

Long before being diagnosed with breast cancer, Jeany Crawford was an avid volunteer for the CHI St. Vincent New Outlook Cancer Program. Little did she know that one day she would be on the receiving end of the program and its services. Although Jeany lost her battle with cancer, her friends and family continue to […]






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North Celebrates Zero Infections

North Celebrates Zero Infections

The coworkers at our hospital in Sherwood, CHI St. Vincent North, are being treated to pancakes this week as the team celebrates great Living Our Mission results. Administrators, including President Polly Davenport, Neuroscience Director Chris Stines, and Nursing Director Melissa Morgan, were among the leaders flipping hotcakes and sharing in the fun. The recognition comes […]






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Welcome Dr. Fran Radkey to Hot Springs Village

Welcome Dr. Fran Radkey to Hot Springs Village

We are thrilled to have Dr. Fran Radkey join the team at the CHI St. Vincent Primary Care Clinic in Hot Springs Village. Dr. Radkey has practiced across the United States, from Nebraska to Missouri to Minnesota before finally settling here in Arkansas. She led a practice in Mountain Home for five years before relocating […]






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Hot Springs Leading the Way in Reducing Healthcare-Acquired Infections

Hot Springs Leading the Way in Reducing Healthcare-Acquired Infections

Because patient safety one of our top Living Our Mission measures, we are excited to announce a new project aimed at helping us offer the best care. Healthcare regulatory agencies identify hand hygiene as the single most important way to reduce infection risk. Healthcare-acquired infections (HAI) are not only incredibly harmful to patients, they are […]






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Interim Nursing Leader Announced

Interim Nursing Leader Announced

We are excited to welcome Kathy E. Neely, MBA MSN RN NEA-BC, to the CHI St. Vincent family. Kathy is the interim vice president of patient care services for the Infirmary, North and Morrilton. She started on Monday, August 22. Kathy has over 16 years of experience as a Chief Nursing Officer in large complex organizations. Kathy has […]






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St. Vincent Morrilton Keeping it Clean

St. Vincent Morrilton Keeping it Clean

Most would agree that cleanliness reflects organizational attention to detail. Studies show that patients view cleanliness as a marker of safety and quality. And our patients tell us about it. Congratulations to the CHI St. Vincent Morrilton EVS team for finishing last fiscal year with an average Patient Experience score at the 94th percentile for […]






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Nurse Gigi Kerr Takes Action “In the Air”

Nurse Gigi Kerr Takes Action “In the Air”

The second Service Hero for Hot Springs for August also had a travel story! Nurse Gigi Kerr was on a flight in Alaska when a passenger needed assistance. She made quite an impression because the gentlemen tracked her down and sent this kind note: “I’m the lucky fellow that you rescued on the plane in […]






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Service Hero Dr. John Webb Unusual Story in London

Service Hero Dr. John Webb Unusual Story in London

Congratulations to Dr. John Webb, a surgeon in Hot Springs, for being recognized as a service hero for August. The note from a volunteer shares an interesting story: “My family and I were on a trip to London. We took our first day trip to the Tower of London. We had not slept much since […]






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North Takes the Stage at Chamber Event

North Takes the Stage at Chamber Event

Thanks to the team from CHI St. Vincent North for sharing their time to promote health at the recent Sherwood Chamber of Commerce Wellness Expo. We were the presenting sponsor for the event. Our team who volunteered their time included: Chris Stines, Pam Keefover, Carla Brooks, Jan Gardner, Susan Toler, Tammy Eros, and Kimberly Nash. Wearing […]






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