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Practice Council Focused on Improving Patient Outcome

Practice Council Focused on Improving Patient Outcome

Hot Springs held its first Practice Council meeting. The practice council includes representatives from all specialty councils and is focused on how to improve patient outcomes. The council presents suggestions to improve patient care and drives decisions that impact nursing, such as: standardization of crash carts, new products for patient care, development of a team […]

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Gary Jones, DDS Named North Metro Healthcare Professional of the Year

Gary Jones, DDS Named North Metro Healthcare Professional of the Year

The smiles in Faulkner County are now a little brighter thanks to Dr. Gary Jones, a dentist who serves the Conway Interfaith Clinic. Dr. Jones started working at the clinic last summer. In that short time, he has made a significant impact on the region and on his patients, and will be recognized at the […]

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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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Celebrate Heart Month, LVAD Certification on Feb. 28

Celebrate Heart Month, LVAD Certification on Feb. 28

Infirmary coworkers are invited to celebrate Heart Month and the recent LVAD certification from The Joint Commission on Wednesday, Feb. 28, from 10am-2pm in the Terrace Room. Refreshments will be provided and vendors will attend to talk  about their products. You can enter to win a gift card when they take an LVAD quiz. And, […]

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Local School Children Spread the Love

Local School Children Spread the Love

Valentine’s Day is a day to express love to those that mean the most to you. We tell our spouse, parents, grandparents, children, grandchildren and dearest friends how much they mean to us. But it is also a sentiment that can be shared more universally. After all, we are all called to love one another. […]

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A Little Awareness Goes a Long Way

A Little Awareness Goes a Long Way

We are proud to participate in “Little Hats, Big HeartsTM”. The American Heart Association, in connection with The Children’s Heart Foundation, to celebrate American Heart Month by knitting and crocheting red hats for babies born in February at participating hospitals. Little Hats, Big HeartsTM, honors babies, moms, and heart healthy lives in a very special way. Supporters are knitting […]

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OneSpirit Forums: Schedule for February

OneSpirit Forums: Schedule for February

Make plans to attend one of the upcoming OneSpirit Forums. Leaders from hospitals and clinics will discuss the progress we’ve made across our Living Our Mission measures. A big focus will be celebrating the many areas where “Spotlight Reports” have turned green because of your feedback. We will also announce dates for the spring coworker […]

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Ash Wednesday Kicks Off Lent: A Period of Fasting and Preparation

Ash Wednesday Kicks Off Lent: A Period of Fasting and Preparation

Most people think of this Wednesday, February 14, as Valentine’s Day. That is true, but this year it is also Ash Wednesday, the beginning of the Lenten Season. While it is always nice to show special attention to those we love, as we kick off Lent this Ash Wednesday, let us remember what Lent is […]

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Print Shop Ordering is Getting Easier Beginning Feb. 12

Print Shop Ordering is Getting Easier Beginning Feb. 12

Beginning on Feb. 12, the Print Shop will be introducing a new Print Portal to make it easier than ever for you to submit your print jobs. This new tool uses cutting-edge technology to make it simple and fast to submit your print jobs to our Print Shop. Great features like an interactive on-screen preview, instant […]

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