Nursing

Hot Springs-Jane Chown Recognized as Service Hero

Hot Springs-Jane Chown Recognized as Service Hero

Congratulations to Jane Chown, RN-MICU, for being recognized as a Service Hero in Hot Springs. Read a snip from her nomination below. “I am writing about a patient in our MICU who is not doing well. She had no known family and had become confused, so Ethics was consulted. Based on wishes expressed by the […]






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Emily Batterton Wins Daisy Award

Emily Batterton Wins Daisy Award

Emily Batterton, RN, was the February 2017 DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses winner at CHI St. Vincent. Batterton is a nurse on 3 West in Hot Springs. Here’s an excerpt from her nomination letter: “I have been in and out of the hospital four different times since 2015 and she has been a nurse present on each and every stay […]






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Great Catches – January 2017

Great Catches – January 2017

The WHY: We want to reinforce and build accountability throughout our facilities by practicing safety behaviors and making BEST PRACTICES our personal WORK HABITS. This is a significant step in our Living Our Mission Journey to create a “Great place to work, practice medicine, and deliver excellent, compassionate care.” January’s Great Catches Jan. 4 Cassie […]

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Lois Scott Named February GEM of the Month

Lois Scott Named February GEM of the Month

Congratulations to Lois Scott for winning the February GEM of the month for Crothall Healthcare, our partner for transport, concierge and environmental services. GEM stands for “Great Employees Make Magic” and is a recognition program that focuses on quality, customer service, safety, attendance and Crothall core values. “Lois is one of the two ladies that keep patients […]






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Hot Springs Newly Remodeled Patient Care Unit

Hot Springs Newly Remodeled Patient Care Unit

The Hot Springs Oncology Unit is opening on February 20 after undergoing major renovations! The unit offers a completely remodeled 30-bed nursing unit designed by nurses with nursing needs in mind. It includes center core access, new nurse servers and a larger break room. The unit’s décor and furniture are modern and soothing for chronically […]






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Congress recap for 2.7.2017

Congress recap for 2.7.2017

Congress Recap for 2.7.2017 with Lauren Gober, RRT.

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Hot Springs Celebrates Improved Engagement Scores

Hot Springs Celebrates Improved Engagement Scores

The Hot Springs Patient Care Leadership team recently celebrated coworker engagement with smoothies. The RN satisfaction survey showed improvement in all 15 categories over prior fiscal year. This reflects an improvement in the patient care services work environment which is achieved by a combined effort from all hospital coworkers. Karen Street and Dorreen Harris used […]






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Chung Odom Wins Daisy Award

Chung Odom Wins Daisy Award

Chung Odom, RN, was the February 2017 DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses winner at CHI St. Vincent. Chung is a nurse on ICU at the Infirmary. Here’s an excerpt from her nomination letter: “This nurse came to work on our father who had a spinal cord injury while on vacation. She was an angel we asked for. She took her […]






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Hot Springs Hosts Oncology Career Fair Feb. 16

Hot Springs Hosts Oncology Career Fair Feb. 16

We’re looking for extraordinary Oncology RNs to join our staff! This is a great opportunity for RNs who are wanting to work in a completely remodeled 30-bed nursing unit designed by nurses with nursing needs in mind; including center core access, new nurse servers and a larger break room. Enjoy décor colors and furniture that […]






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CHI St. Vincent North – A New Vision for the Future

CHI St. Vincent North – A New Vision for the Future

Read the recent announcement from Chad Aduddell regarding our North campus: I’m excited to announce a new vision for CHI St. Vincent that will allow us to serve more patients and expand our ministry. Over the next 15 – 18 months we will be repurposing our facilities at North to create a destination Neuroscience Institute! […]






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