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
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 and… View Full Post
North coworkers are invited to donate to the hospital’s annual school supply drive. The drive is going on until Friday, July 31. Coworkers can leave items in bins around the hospital or bring donations to the Regions Room on July 31 at 1pm. Any North coworker can pick up supplies for their immediate family members… View Full Post
COVID-19 has dominated our lives since it arrived in our community in March. And while we are continuing to care for patients during these difficult circumstances, we want to share some of the work going on at all four of our hospitals. Each week, the presidents of each of our hospitals will provide an update… View Full Post
Dr. Raul Ramirez was named a Service Hero at North for displaying the value of COMPASSION. A patient was discharged and needed home equipment that was not covered by insurance. When Dr. Ramirez became aware of the situation, he went out of his way to ensure the patient had the needed equipment and also offered… View Full Post