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Lauren Clem Named North Service Hero

Lauren Clem Named North Service Hero

Lauren Clem, RT has been named Service Hero at North for displaying the values of COMPASSION and EXCELLENCE. Lauren, a tech in the Cath Lab, heard that ICU was short-staffed, so she stepped up and volunteered to help. She did an amazing job working outside of her comfort zone, excelling at the tasks given her. […]

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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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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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Brandy Hopkins Earns Medication Safety Certification

Brandy Hopkins Earns Medication Safety Certification

Congratulations to Brandy Hopkins, medication safety officer for Central Arkansas locations, who recently completed her Medication Safety Certification through the Institute of Safe Medication Practices and the American Society of Health System Pharmacists. Brandy began her current role in March 2017 and started working on her certification in June. She completed her certification earlier this […]

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North Hosts Trauma Tour

North Hosts Trauma Tour

North hosted a group of students from Sylvan Hills High School for a Trauma presentation and demonstration.¬†We are dedicated to educating the next generation of healthcare professionals and this provided an excellent opportunity to do just that. The group of approximately 25 students were greeted by coworkers, MEMS and Air Evac teams who gave informative […]

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Monthly Well-being Wednesday Event Celebrates Nutrition Month

Monthly Well-being Wednesday Event Celebrates Nutrition Month

The Well-being team (formerly the Healthy Spirit team) will host its monthly Well-being Wednesday event on Feb. 28, from 11am-12:30pm. To celebrate Nutrition Month in March, team members will hand out the March nutritional information sheet as well as a flyer about the well-being programs for March. Coworkers who stop by will receive a portion-control […]

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New App Shares Cafe Menus: “Bite by Sodexo”

New App Shares Cafe Menus: “Bite by Sodexo”

Sodexo has launched a new app. It allows users to view cafeteria menus from their smartphones. The app, called “Bite by Sodexo,” can be found by searching your smartphone’s Google Play or App Store. The app is currently available for the Infirmary, North and Hot Springs. Morrilton will be added in the future. In addition […]

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Imaging at North Recognized for Effective AIDET Use

Imaging at North Recognized for Effective AIDET Use

Senior leaders and the Praise and Celebration team recognized Imaging at North with a Spotlight Recognition award for being the department with the best AIDET as reported by our Studer Coach, Jean. Brent has done an amazing job as the leader of Imaging reinforcing the why of AIDET with his frontline co-workers. During observations, it […]

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Citrix Upgrade Trainings Scheduled to Begin Monday

Citrix Upgrade Trainings Scheduled to Begin Monday

Desktops and laptops with Citrix Receiver or Citrix Online Plug-in will be upgraded in the upcoming weeks. Citrix users should prepare for the upgrade by visiting the Citrix Receiver kiosk on the following days: Infirmary: Feb. 19-21, 6am-6pm, outside the Cafeteria Feb. 22-23 and Feb. 26, 6am-6pm, Physician’s Lounge Morrilton: Feb. 27, 6am-Noon, outside the […]

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Perianesthesia Nurses Celebrated with Week of Events

Perianesthesia Nurses Celebrated with Week of Events

Coworkers at the Infirmary and North celebrated Perianesthesia Nurse Awareness Week Feb. 5-11. Perianesthesia nurses celebrated with activities throughout the week, including a CNE offering, a Warm-Hearted Wednesday Appreciation Day, a luncheon and a staff potluck. Life Saver Awards were given to coworkers who displayed exceptional teamwork. There are more than 60,000 perianesthesia registered nurses […]

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