Heart Institute

New Cardiologist Joins Heart Institute

Dr. Abdel Al Emam, an interventional cardiologist, has joined CHI St. Vincent Heart Institute, Arkansas’s largest and most diverse network of heart specialists. Dr. Al Emam’s clinic is located at 10100 Kanis Road in Little Rock. He will also be seeing patients at the CHI St. Vincent Heart Institute clinic in Heber Springs, 301 SouthridgeView Full Post

Consumer Magazine Wins National Praise

The 2017 “Heart of Hot Springs” publication was awarded national recognition at the 35th annual Healthcare Advertising Awards. It highlighted the integration of the Hot Springs cardiology program into the larger network of the CHI St. Vincent Heart Institute. It also provided great visuals about the difference between heart attacks for men and women. TheView Full Post

Moustache Cardiologist Retires after 38 Years

Dr. David Hicks, a long-time cardiologist with the Heart Institute, retired after 38 years of service to our community. He practiced at the Little Rock-Kanis clinic and at our Heber Springs clinic. He’s known for his terrific handlebar moustache. Check out the pictures from the June party:

Heart Walk Participants Enjoy Great Spring Day

Thanks to the families and friends who participated in the American Heart Association Heart Walk. Our own Jason Evans of the Heart Institute played an instrumental part in the planning and organizing of the annual event. CHI St. Vincent was the title sponsor and our coworkers lined the River Walk trail cheering on the hundredsView Full Post

Coworker Appreciation Week Celebrated May 6-12

Mark your calendars! Coworker Appreciation Week will be celebrated May 6-12 with a week full of fun activities at each hospital and HCA. This is one of several ways throughout the year that we praise & celebrate our coworkers for all the work they do! This year, we’re also celebrating a high participation rate acrossView Full Post

Thanks to Marathon Volunteers

We supported the thousands who crossed the finish line at the Little Rock Marathon. As a major sponsor and supporter of this weekend of running and walking, CHI St. Vincent Heart Institute was also at the Marathon Expo to share health information. We met people of all ages; from Little Rock and beyond.  Our nursesView Full Post