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Child Abuse Prevention Rally Held

Child Abuse Prevention Rally Held

The Cooper-Anthony Mercy Child Advocacy Center hosted a Child Abuse Prevention Rally to raise awareness in the fight against and funds toward the treatment of child abuse victims. Hundreds were on hand to hear a keynote speech from Arkansas’ First Lady, Susan Hutchinson, and other passionate talks and testimonies. Patrick McCruden, Chief Mission Integration Officer, […]

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Emily Batterton Receives DAISY Award in Hot Springs

Emily Batterton Receives DAISY Award in Hot Springs

Emily Batterton, RN, was named a Daisy Award winner in Hot Springs. Nominated by one of her patients, her nomination read: “She was an excellent nurse. She provided my care the day after my hip replacement surgery. I feel she met all the criteria for this award. For example, my hip bandage was leaking and […]

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Rhonda Azeves Named Hot Springs Service Hero

Rhonda Azeves Named Hot Springs Service Hero

Rhonda Azeves has been named April Service Hero at Hot Springs for displaying the values of COMPASSION and EXCELLENCE. Patricia was nominated by a coworker who wrote: “I have talked with Rhonda on many occasions in reference to patients needing assistance with insurance. She always makes herself available to answer my questions and will see […]

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Patricia White Named Hot Springs Service Hero

Patricia White Named Hot Springs Service Hero

Patricia White, EVS, has been named April Service Hero at Hot Springs for displaying the values of COMPASSION and EXCELLENCE. Patricia was nominated by a patient who wrote: “Patricia was so good and proficient. She was the hardest worker in the place…and the kindest.” Her department described her as a very sweet woman who loves […]

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Hot Springs To Host a FREE Skin Cancer Screening

Hot Springs To Host a FREE Skin Cancer Screening

Hot Springs Cancer Center will be hosting a FREE Skin Cancer Screening April 28th. The event is open to the public and no appointment is necessary. As we move forward into spring and summer, it’s time to remind ourselves to protect our skin from the sun’s harmful UV rays. So encourage all your friends, coworkers […]

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Celebrate National Volunteer Week April 15-21

Celebrate National Volunteer Week April 15-21

Celebrate National Volunteer Week by thanking the many volunteers who help our ministry operate. In 2007, volunteers donated 36,260 hours –a value of $987,037. Campuses will host events throughout the week to say thank you to volunteers. The Infirmary will host a luncheon on Monday, April 16 through Friday, April 20, from 11:30-1, in the […]

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Hot Springs Announces Nursery Alliance with Arkansas Children’s Hospital

Hot Springs Announces Nursery Alliance with Arkansas Children’s Hospital

Hot Springs is joining Arkansas Children’s Hospital Nursery Alliance, which puts into place coordination of care between neonatologists at ACH’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and physicians in Hot Springs’ Anthony Childbirth Center to help further improve the quality of newborn care. Hot Springs joins Conway Regional and Jefferson Memorial as members of the ACH […]

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International Nurses Join Team at Hot Springs & Infirmary

International Nurses Join Team at Hot Springs & Infirmary

The Infirmary and Hot Springs recently welcomed six new international nurses. Four will work at the Infirmary: Ivy Langga, from the Philippines, works on 3N Med/Surg Patience Shumba, from Nigeria, works in ICU Janice Messam-Smith, from Jamaica, works in ICU Ella Santos, from the Philippines, works in Behavioral Health Two will work in Hot Springs: […]

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HS Cardiology Recognized with Spotlight Award for Mortality Improvements

HS Cardiology Recognized with Spotlight Award for Mortality Improvements

The Hot Springs Cardiology Group was recently recognized with the Spotlight Award for improving AMI Mortality to 75th percentile rank and maintaining Heart Failure Mortaility at 100th percentile rank. Job well done to the Hot Springs Cardiology Group and Lynn Davis, MD as Cardiology Quality Physician Leader. Congratulations to all involved in attaining this achievement!

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Tessie Bell Receives 2018 Nursing Compassion Award

Tessie Bell Receives 2018 Nursing Compassion Award

Congratulations to Maria “Tessie” Bell, Infirmary RN, who received the 2018 Nursing Compassion Award from Publishing Concepts, Inc. during the Arkansas Nursing Expo. Tessie was honored for the benevolent care she has provided to patients for more than 50 years as well as her mentoring of numerous nurses. In her spare time, Tessie enjoys traveling […]

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