News & Notes

Get Ahead of the Flu, Get Your Shot

Fall and winter are when viruses are more likely to circulate heavily in communities, and we’re already seeing signs of more sickness. The best time to get the flu shot is before it spreads and starts showing up in our hospitals and care centers. By getting your vaccine in September or October, you have timeView Full Post

Hot Springs Hosting ‘Value of Palliative Care’ Presentation, Nurses Can Receive 1 Contact Hour

CHI St. Vincent Hot Springs will be hosting a presentation called The Value of Palliative Care in which nurses can receive 1.0 contact hour. This presentation will provide information that can improve the understanding of how palliative care can provide relief from the physical, psychological, social and spiritual stress of a serious illness for patientsView Full Post

Sign-Up to Help Strike Out Breast Cancer

October is almost here and it’s time to help strike out breast cancer! We’re excited to announce the 2nd annual RAPA/St. Vincent Breast Center vs. St. Vincent Infirmary charity softball game. Last year we had a fun time and raised just over $1,500 to benefit under insured patients. It’s time to dust off those mitts, laceView Full Post

Changes Made to Dress Code and Cell Phone Policies

As of September 1, 2023, the Professional Image Dress Policy and Cell Phone Policy have been updated. “The dress code matters. The dress code protects coworkers and patients from infection and maintaining a professional appearance can help establish trust with patients. It is perfectly aligned with our core value of Excellence,” said Sunetta M. Alexander,View Full Post

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