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Infirmary Earns Magnet Redesignation

Infirmary Earns Magnet Redesignation

The Infirmary has earned its first redesignation as a Magnet hospital for its continued commitment to nursing excellence and patient care. The Infirmary was Arkansas’s first hospital to achieve Magnet status in 2013. The current redesignation continues until 2022. The Magnet designation is the highest honor an organization can receive for professional nursing practice. It recognizes […]

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Sports Physicals Provided to Fountain Lake Students

Sports Physicals Provided to Fountain Lake Students

Providers from our Hot Springs and Hot Springs Village clinics recently offered sports physicals for students at Fountain Lake School District. Partnerships within the community are some of the ways we are helping Arkansans live healthier lives. #CHILivingOurMission If you know of anyone who might be interested in hosting a company health event, have them contact […]

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Community Outreach Talks Nutrition with Health Department Employees

Community Outreach Talks Nutrition with Health Department Employees

As healthcare workers, we understand how hard it is to break away from our jobs to focus on our health. That’s why we partnered with the Arkansas Department of Health to take a heath classes to their employees. Jordan Howard, Registered Dietitian with our Diabetes and Endocrinology Clinic – Little Rock, spoke to about 140 […]

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Values In Action Team Hosts Pack Shack Parties

Values In Action Team Hosts Pack Shack Parties

Value of the Quarter: Compassion – The Pack Shack! Each facility will be hosting The Pack Shack in a Feed the Funnel party to pack thousands of meals for neighbors in need. Meals packed at crazy fun Feed the Funnel parties are donated free of charge to local organizations, such as food banks and food pantries, for […]

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Holly Taylor Selected to Serve on NCSBN’s Item Writing Team

Holly Taylor Selected to Serve on NCSBN’s Item Writing Team

Congratulations to Holly Taylor, RN at the Infirmary, who recently served as a member of the item writing team for the National Council of State Boards of Nursing Licensure Examination. Holly was selected by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing and approved by the Arkansas State Board of Nursing on the basis of […]

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Morrilton Hosts Ribbon Cutting for New Front Entrance (Photo Gallery)

Morrilton Hosts Ribbon Cutting for New Front Entrance (Photo Gallery)

Morrilton hosted a ribbon cutting on Thursday, May 17, to celebrate the completion of their new front entrance canopy and extended driveway. This project was completed after three years of planning and fundraising by the Morrilton Auxiliary members. The Morrilton Auxiliary raised more than $150,000 for this project. The group of 40 volunteers raised these […]

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Melissa Gargus Named North Service Hero

Melissa Gargus Named North Service Hero

Melissa Gargus was named Service Hero at North for displaying the values of COMPASSION and EXCELLENCE. Melissa Gargus, nominated by Sherrion Herring, often comes to the aid of the ED when in need. One this occasion, she was awesome helping ED with throughput.  Sherrion wrote, “I was carrying the house supervisor phone and was busy […]

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Taking Steps to End Crohn’s and Colitis

Taking Steps to End Crohn’s and Colitis

You can help us Take Steps to end Crohn’s and Colitis. Join us for the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation Take Steps Walk at War Memorial Stadium this Saturday, May 19. Check-in at 10 am, walk starts at 11 am. Walking not your thing, join us tonight at 5:30 pm for a Pre-Walk fundraising event at […]

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Infirmary Nurses Recognized as 40 Under 40

Infirmary Nurses Recognized as 40 Under 40

Congratulations to Stacy Hicks, Byron Robinson and Lauren Taylor, who were each selected as one of the 40 Nurse Leaders Under 40 by the Arkansas Center for Nursing, Inc. All three work in the Infirmary’s Periop Services. ACN received more than 100 nominations from around the state. The 40 honorees were selected using criteria in […]

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Citrix Receiver Upgrade Continues

Citrix Receiver Upgrade Continues

Desktops and laptops with Citrix Receiver or Citrix Online Plug-in at Infirmary, North and Morrilton will be upgraded, beginning May 14 and continuing for the next two weeks. CHI desktops and laptops are being updated to a standard version of Citrix Receiver. This update will improve performance and decrease security risks and maintenance costs. Fewer outages […]

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