News & Notes

Values in Action Team Hosts Pack Shack Parties

Pack Shack parties are returning! The Values in Action team will host Pack Shack party to pack thousands of meals for neighbors in need. Coworkers will be able to volunteer for 30 minutes – 1 hour time slots on these dates: Infirmary/NorthTuesday, July 30, 11am-2pmTerrace Room Hot SpringsThursday, Aug. 1, 11am-2pm Mercy / McAuley RoomView Full Post

OneSpirit Forums — August 2019

Make plans to attend one of the upcoming OneSpirit Forums. During the forums, coworkers will learn more about how we’re aligning with CommonSpirit to make this the best place to work and provide the best care for our patients. Hot Springs—Dublin Room Thursday, Aug. 110am, 2:30pm, 3:30pm Friday, Aug. 27:30am Monday, Aug. 510:30am Wednesday, Aug.View Full Post

Twice Weekly Emails Now Coming from Marketing

The marketing team is always trying to find the best way to provide information to our coworkers. Beginning Monday, July 15, we’ll begin sending out emails twice a week. The emails, sent on Monday and Thursday mornings, will each include a news story about what’s happening at CHI St. Vincent, a well-being story and aView Full Post

Infirmary’s Best Cellar Accepting Donations

Cleaning out your closet and looking for a place to donate all those gently-used items? Bring them to the Infirmary Best Cellar, a resale shop located on the ground floor. Best Cellar Hours:Tuesdays 10am-4pm & Fridays 8am-1pm Donations can also be dropped off in the designated area in the Outpatient Therapy lobby. Outpatient Therapy isView Full Post

Coworkers Participate in Go! Mile

Coworkers joined in to participate in Go! Mile. We sponsored the First Mile (novice heat), had a tent providing healthy snacks and t-shirts to participants, and had runners of all ages take part in the race. There are heats for novice runners, elite runners and the mini Mile for kids 9 and under. The Go!View Full Post

Arkansas Neuroscience Institute Research and Education Center Opens

The newly-opened Arkansas Neuroscience Institute (ANI) Research and Education Center will work to improve treatment outcomes for patients, map the human brain and provide training for neurosurgeons to develop the skills necessary to tackle the most complex cases. The center is the culmination of a $30-million project to develop new neurosurgery, education and research facilitiesView Full Post

It’s Time To Begin Year-End Performance Evaluations

It’s time for our FY 2019 year-end performance evaluations. Coworkers received an email in May, saying it is time to complete your performance evaluation. You have until June 30 to complete your self-evaluation in Workday. Here is the FY 2019 year-end timeline: Performance evaluations are focused on supporting each coworker’s professional and personal development andView Full Post

Hot Springs Hosts MASH Program

Hot Springs is hosting it’s summer MASH  (Medical Application of Science for Health) program June 10-14. The MASH program is designed to encourage students to explore healthcare related careers. This year’s class consists of  15 students: Emoree Martin, Clay Cockerill, Rivers Nicholas, Madison Wood, Jaclyn Jasnocha, Savannah Muldoon, Nikki Cusher, Alyssa Zia, Lilly Moritz, Dayton Ditty,View Full Post