Bryan Williams, chief nursing officer for the Arkansas market, recently hosted Breakfast with Bryan for small groups of coworkers at the Infirmary and North. During these breakfast meetings, front line coworkers are invited to have an informal conversation with leaders in a small group. Bryan was joined by Rhonda Mayfield, vice-president of patient care services,… View Full Post
Last update: Feb. 20, 2021 @ 2pm The Inclement Weather policy has been lifted for the Arkansas market. Inclement Weather Policy (click here to download) Last update: Feb. 14, 2021 @ 9:15am The Inclement Weather policy is in effect for the Arkansas market. This includes Hot Springs as well as the Infirmary, Morrilton and North. Click here… View Full Post
The Arkansas Blood Institute is bringing its bloodmobile to North on Wednesday, Feb. 3. You can help save a life when you donate. Wednesday, Feb. 38:30am-1pmBloodmobile, North parking lot All donors will receive a Rise Up & Give Tshirt as well as free admission to the Museum of Discovery. Appointments are strongly encouraged to manage… View Full Post
Amanda Sapp, a multi-modality technologist at North, was recognized as a Service Hero for displaying the value of COMPASSION. During a routine mammo exam, Amanda listened to her patient who was concerned about her husband. The husband has Alzheimer’s but was not allowed to enter the hospital with his wife because of COVID-19 restrictions. The… View Full Post
Teresa McGregor, RN, was recognized as a Service Hero at North for displaying the value of COMPASSION. Teresa was nominated by a coworker for the “superhuman” care she provides to her patients. Teresa recently learned a patient could not afford their medication, so she paid for it herself. This behavior is typical, according to her… View Full Post
The Arkansas Blood Institute is bringing its bloodmobile to North on Wednesday, Nov. 11. You can help save a life when you donate. Wednesday, Nov. 119am-1:30pmBloodmobile, North parking lot All donors will receive a face mask. Appointments are strongly encouraged to manage donor flow and allow for recommended social distancing. Click here to schedule an appointment.
Congratulations to Carl Cooney, North’s Employee of the Quarter for the first quarter of 2020. Carl works on the EVS team and has not missed a day of work in five years! 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… View Full Post
Stephen Shafizadeh, MD, FAANS, a neurosurgeon at North, was recognized as a Service Hero for displaying the value of COMPASSION. Dr. Shafizadeh was nominated by the family of David Duch, who was admitted to North in late 2019 for a possible stroke. “When Dr. Shafizadeh entered the room, we knew David was in the right… View Full Post