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Hot Springs to Host “Understanding Sepsis” CE Event

One way we can continue to be our best is to never stop learning. That’s why all RN’s and clinical staff are encouraged to attend this 1.0 continuing education event on “Understanding Sepsis”. Dr. Pabona will provide information that will improve early identification of Sepsis and explain urgency of treatment improving survival rates and patientView Full Post

Registered Nurse Residency Program Class Largest Yet

When a program works, it grows. Well, the Registered Nurse Residency Program (RNRP) program at the Infirmary must be working, because this year’s class is the largest yet. This year, fifty-two new RN graduates from across the state began the Summer Residency Cohort for CHI Infirmary, North, and Morrilton hospitals. Since 2009, the CHI St. VincentView Full Post

Let’s Talk: All About Performance Evaluations

Fiscal year 2018 performance discussions between employees and managers are coming up this summer. We’ve put together a variety of resources to help you prepare. It’s been a year since everyone across our ministry began using the Workday Performance Management system to set and adjust performance and career development goals and give and receive feedback fromView Full Post

Auxiliary Now Accepting Grant Applications

The Auxiliary is now accepting grant applications from departments who have a financial need but are limited by a lack of capital funding. To assist in the preparation of the application, an information sheet which sets out the criteria and procedures is below. Once completed, it should be forwarded to the office of the Auxiliary andView Full Post

Education and Research Center Construction Update

The new Education and Research Center is making great progress! Since the groundbreaking in April, construction crews have been hard at work to ensure they complete the building by Quarter 1 of 2019. Once completed, the Education and Research Center will be more than 20,000 square feet of space where the Arkansas Neuroscience Institute will focusView Full Post

Hot Springs Hosts MASH Program

Hot Springs is hosting it’s summer MASH  (Medical Application of Science for Health) program June 11-15. The MASH program is designed to encourage students to explore healthcare related careers. This year’s class consists of  7 students: Alaina Edwards, Katelynn Cogburn, Kaylee Todd, Maddie Slatton, Juliana Sy, Madeline Hickey, and Justin Harper. Representing schools: Bismarck, Lakeside,View Full Post

Self-Evaluations Due June 29

If you haven’t already, take time today to complete your annual self evaluation in Workday, here’s a reminder that it is due June 29. Access your self evaluation by going to Workday and opening the Performance worklet, or by accessing your Workday inbox. This is your opportunity to assess your own performance, highlight your successesView Full Post

Brandy Hopkins Earns Medication Safety Certification

Congratulations to Brandy Hopkins, medication safety officer for Central Arkansas locations, who recently completed her Medication Safety Certification through the Institute of Safe Medication Practices and the American Society of Health System Pharmacists. Brandy began her current role in March 2017 and started working on her certification in June. She completed her certification earlier thisView Full Post