Arkansas Neuroscience Institute Research and Education Center Opens

The newly-opened Arkansas Neuroscience Institute (ANI) Research and Education Center will work to improve treatment outcomes for patients, map the human brain and provide training for neurosurgeons to develop the skills necessary to tackle the most complex cases. The center is the culmination of a $30-million project to develop new neurosurgery, education and research facilitiesView Full Post

Lindsey Witham Receives North DAISY Award

Lindsey Witham, a nurse at North, received the June Daisy Award. Lindsey was nominated by person who was her preceptor during her first week in the residency program. Three years later, Lindsey was her sister’s day nurse. “The growth I witnessed was amazing.  As a new grad, she was proactive, enthusiastic and caring.  Now asView Full Post

North Celebrates EMS Week

North celebrated EMS Week with popcorn and drinks to thank the EMS crews that serve our community. North ED has six paramedics on its ED staff, including Chris Vaughn, Brian Massie, Jason Henderson, Bobby Tarno, Tabitha Jones and Jonathon Barber. North also has three EMTs on its ED staff, including Scotty Thomas, Darius Williams and LaKeshaView Full Post

North Team Recognized with Spotlight Award

North was recognized with the Spotlight Award for the care they provided to a critically ill patient. A patient was admitted for a routine procedure in the Cath Lab and was expected to return home after recovery. The patient’s recovery was going well without any complications. Cynthia Clement, RN, was performing her routine post-procedure assessmentView Full Post

Makala Bell Crutchfield Named North’s Employee of Quarter

Makala Bell Crutchfield has been named North’s Employee of the Quarter for the first quarter of 2019. North’s Employee of the Quarter program was created to recognize excellence of team members that support their coworkers/teammates, patients and the hospital through their reliability and creativity.  The names of coworkers who have not had a call-in orView Full Post

Junior Volunteer Program Begins June 25

This summer you will see young people volunteering at the Infirmary and North as part of a five-week Junior Volunteer Program that begins Tuesday, June 25 and ends Friday, July 26. Around 15 qualified young people were selected for the program earlier this month after undergoing a thorough selection process. Each one demonstrated the skills necessaryView Full Post

Sodexo App Shares Cafe Menus & Much More

Sodexo’s app–Bite by Sodexo–allows users to view cafeteria menus from their smartphones. In addition, users can find nutritional information for every item, including calories and allergens, instantly share feedback and sync what they have eaten to a Fitbit device. The app is currently available for the Infirmary, North and Hot Springs. Bite by Sodexo canView Full Post