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Donate Life-Saving Blood at the Infirmary on March 4

The Arkansas Blood Institute will be at the Infirmary on Thursday, March 4. You can help save a life when you donate. Thursday, March 410am-3pmVincent dePaul Room The Arkansas Blood Institute is experiencing an emergency need for blood donations of all types. The recent inclement weather has dramatically reduced blood donations during a time whenView Full Post

Brenda McDonald Named Service Hero at Infirmary

Brenda McDonald, a unit coordinator on CCU at the Infirmary, was recognized as a Service Hero for the displaying the value of EXCELLENCE. Brenda was nominated by a coworker for going “above and beyond” to provide assistance. A patient’s family was scheduled to pick them up. They called when they arrived, but they were atView Full Post

Lauren Ford Earns Ambulatory Care Pharmacist Certification

Congratulations to Lauren Ford, PharmD BCACP, a clinical pharmacist at the Infirmary, on becoming a Board Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist. The purpose of the BPS Board Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist (BCACP) program is to validate that the pharmacist has the advanced knowledge and experience to optimize patient outcomes by: Providing team-based, patient-centered ambulatory care toView Full Post

Infirmary CVSD Team Recognized as Service Heroes

The Infirmary’s CVSD team members were recognized as Service Heroes for displaying the value of COMPASSION. The team was nominated by the spouse of a patient who was admitted with significant carotid artery blockage. “All of the staff for our entire stay was excellent. My husband’s first surgery was right after the CTA showed theView Full Post

Christine Creekmore, Caitlin Nugent Receive Pharmacotherapy Specialist Certification

Congratulations to Christine Creekmore, PharmD BCPS, and Caitlin Nugent, PharmD BCPS, both clinical pharmacists at the Infirmary, for successfully completing their national board certification as Pharmacotherapy Specialists.  Board certification through the Board of Pharmacy Specialties is recognized as the gold standard for determining the pharmacists who are qualified to contribute at advanced practice levels.