Congratulations to 2020 Coworker Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to the coworkers who received the 2020 Coworker Scholarships. This year, $103,000 was awarded to coworkers pursing higher education. Furthering our education is one way we can improve ourselves. We try to provide encouragement to those wishing to do so, and when possible, provide assistance as well. Infirmary Auxiliary Nursing ExcellenceShaQuina Swope Vogel NursingView Full Post

Summer Squash is the August Harvest of the Month

This month’s Harvest is a catch-all phrase. It’s a word that describes many varieties of one vegetable. Its summer squash! Summer squash, as you may have imagined, is squash grown and harvested in the summer months. Unlike winter squash, summer squash has a thin, soft skin that is edible. There are several varieties of summerView Full Post

Donate Life-Saving Blood at the Infirmary on Aug. 11

Blood donation is especially important right now. However, hundreds of blood drives have been canceled, resulting in the loss of thousands of blood units. The Arkansas Blood Institute will be at the Infirmary on Tuesday, Aug. 11. You can help save a life when you donate. Tuesday, Aug. 1110am-3pmVincent dePaul Room All donors will receiveView Full Post

Register Today for Top of Mindfulness Challenge

The latest well-being challenge encourages participants to slow down and learn to be still. Registration for the Top of Mindfulness Challenge begins Monday, Aug. 3. The challenge continues Monday, Aug. 17 through Sunday, Sept. 13. Mindfulness is a way to quiet your mind and take a break from the events around you. It’s about slowingView Full Post

Donate Life-Saving Blood at North on Aug. 5

The Arkansas Blood Institute is bringing its bloodmobile to North on Wednesday, Aug. 5. You can help save a life when you donate. Wednesday, Aug. 59am-1pmNorth parking lot All donors will receive a limited edition Camper Tshirt as well as a free voucher to Magic Springs. Appointments are strongly encouraged to manage donor flow andView Full Post

Sammie Elkey Recognized with Honey Bee Award

Samantha “Sammie” Elkey, a patient tech on 3NW / oncology at the Infirmary, is the latest recipient of the Honey Bee Award. The award recognizes an outstanding non-licensed nursing care team member (PCT, MHT). Sammie was nominated by a patient who called her a “breath of fresh air” and thanked Sammie for holding her handView Full Post