Auxiliary Celebrates Volunteers During Christmas Luncheon

Infirmary and North auxiliary members recognized volunteers during their annual Christmas Luncheon. Auxiliary member-at-large Wendy Saer announced that the volunteers worked more than 22,700 hours in 2019. If the hospital had to pay for these hours, it would be worth more than $677,160. The Auxiliary also distributed checks to the many hospital initiatives they haveView Full Post

OneSpirit Forums–December 2019

‘Tis the season for holidays, fun and forums! Make plans to attend one of the upcoming OneSpirit Forums. During the forums, coworkers will learn what’s going on in the Arkansas ministry as well as the latest news from CommonSpirit Health. Morrilton-Cafeteria Sunday, Dec. 1Noon Monday, Dec. 26:15am, 7:15am, 11am, 3:15pm Wednesday, Dec. 4 6:15am, 11am, 2:15pm Thursday, Dec. 56:15am,View Full Post

Ronnie Ripple Named Service Hero at North

Ronnie Ripple was named a Service Hero for displaying the values of COMPASSION. Ronnie, a nurse at North, was nominated by his coworkers for the kindness he showed a patient going through a difficult time. Ronnie was caring for a young man who had many challenges and little support from family and friends. Ronnie noticedView Full Post

Save a Life! Donate Blood at North on Nov. 6

You can save a life when you donate blood during North’s upcoming blood drive, sponsored by the Arkansas Blood Institute. Wednesday, Nov. 69am-2pmNorth’s Admin. Conference Room All donors will receive a FREE Hog Wild Tshirt. Walk-ins are welcome or visit to schedule your appointment.

Volunteer Elected President of State’s Hospital Auxiliary

Congratulations to volunteer Jan Gardner, who was recently elected president of the Arkansas Hospital Auxiliary Association. During the past year as president-elect, Jan has traveled to the state’s seven districts, championing the auxiliary’s various projects. Those projects include the Helmet Emergency Labeling Program (HELP) and Look Before You Lock, which reminds caregivers of the dangersView Full Post

Kari Epperson Named Service Hero at North

Kari Epperson was recognized as a Service Hero at North for displaying the value of EXCELLENCE. Kari was nominated for her efforts to advocate for patients and their families. During National Brain Cancer Awareness Month in May, she designed and sold “Go-Grey” T-shirts. She engaged all areas of the hospital and sought support for staffView Full Post