Recognition

Thank a Doctor in Celebration of Doctors Day March 30

Thank a Doctor in Celebration of Doctors Day March 30

Each one of us — by choice or by chance — has been touched by a doctor’s compassionate and caring ways. Doctors and advanced practice clinicians help us when we’re sick and when we’re well — all through our lives. In honor of the individuals who inspire us with their service, We are celebrating National Doctors Day, […]

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Krista Rivers Named Service Hero at Infirmary

Krista Rivers Named Service Hero at Infirmary

Krista Rivers, Patient Transport, was named Service Hero at the Infirmary for displaying the value of COMPASSION. Krista stepped in to help a Hospice patient whose last wish was to visit the Chapel. Krista first spoke to the patient’s family to comfort them and help take their mind off their loved one’s situation. When the […]

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Julie Burkheart and Laura Clark Named Service Heroes in Morrilton

Julie Burkheart and Laura Clark Named Service Heroes in Morrilton

Julie Burkheart and Laura Clark were named Service Heroes at Morrilton for displaying the value of COMPASSION. Julie had a patient that was on hospice and actively dying. None of her family was present and she was alone. Julie held her hand, prayed with her, and played Amazing Grace on her phone for her. Laura […]

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Cassandra Jimerson Named Service Hero at Infirmary

Cassandra Jimerson Named Service Hero at Infirmary

Cassandra Jimerson, CBP/Registry, was named Service Hero at the Infirmary for displaying the value of COMPASSION, INTEGRITY and EXCELLENCE. Nominated by Vanessa Jensen who wrote, “Cassandra, a long time PCT, is consistently working extra to help cover shifts.” Vanessa shared that Cassandra was working on 3N and was asked to be a 1:1 sitter when she […]

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Patient Access Coworkers Named Service Heroes at Infirmary

Patient Access Coworkers Named Service Heroes at Infirmary

Sandy Mitchell, Cameo Frye and Ashley Thomas, Patient Access, were named Service Heroes at the Infirmary for displaying the values of COMPASSION and EXCELLENCE. A patient came to the Cash Office requesting financial assistance, so she was directed to Sandy Mitchell. As Sandy was speaking with the patient she noticed that she seemed dazed and […]

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Sarah Johnston Named Service Hero at Infirmary

Sarah Johnston Named Service Hero at Infirmary

Sarah Johnston, Hospitalist APRN, was named Service Hero at the Infirmary for displaying the values of COMPASSION and EXCELLENCE. While working an evening shift at the Infirmary, a severely wounded patient stopped Sarah for help. After taking the time to evaluate the situation, she alerted security that there might be a security threat in the […]

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Brian Kitsmiller and Brian Frase Named Service Heroes at Infirmary

Brian Kitsmiller and Brian Frase Named Service Heroes at Infirmary

Brian Kitsmiller and Brian Frase, security, were named Service Heroes at the Infirmary for displaying the value of COMPASSION. These gentlemen were nominated by Paul Gaskin for their understanding and compassion toward one of our visitors trying to visit his mother. Late one night, Brian Kitsmiller and Brian Frase received a call that a man was […]

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Dante Porter Named Service Hero at Infirmary

Dante Porter Named Service Hero at Infirmary

Dante Porter, patient transport, was named service hero for displaying the value of COMPASSION. Dante was nominated by Rhonda Hixon and Barbara Dennis. They said that Dante has been witnessed numerous times showing kindness and compassion well beyond the call of duty to our patients. He was overheard speaking with a patient showing a compassionate […]

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David Cole Named Service Hero in Hot Springs

David Cole Named Service Hero in Hot Springs

David Cole was named Service Hero in Hot Springs for displaying the value of COMPASSION. During the recent inclement weather, David stayed after his normal shift to help in the lab. When he was finally leaving around 2:30 AM, he spent over 2 hours in the Outpatient parking lot scraping random the windshields of vehicles […]

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Dr. Stephen Penor Named Service Hero in Hot Springs

Dr. Stephen Penor Named Service Hero in Hot Springs

Dr. Stephen Penor was named Service Hero in Hot Springs for displaying the value of COMPASSION. Dr. Penor was in the hospital lobby and noticed an accident involving a vehicle and our volunteer cart driver. Dr. Penor was quick to respond and called 9-1-1. He kept the volunteer’s neck stable and secure and helped calm […]

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