News & Notes

Free Training Clinic Helps Participants Prepare

The annual Spa Running Festival race will take place on Saturday, November 16. If you’re interested in participating, but are concerned about training, have no fear, there is a free training clinic sponsored by Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield. It offers training groups for the half marathon, and beginner and intermediate 5k/10k walker and runnerView Full Post

Infirmary Hosts Food Truck Thursdays

The Infirmary will host weekly Food Truck nights every Thursday, beginning Sept. 12. Food Truck ThursdaysSept. 12 through Oct. 24, 3-7pmTrucks will be parked in the lot outside the Health System Office The first week local food trucks Count Porkula BBQ, A Little Crepesy and Nach’yo Nacho will be on hand. Additional trucks may participateView Full Post

Sign Up Now for Kindness Matters Sessions

Kindness Matters sessions are now being offered at all four hospitals. Coworkers can sign up to attend the class through Knowledge Hub. Click on Learner Home and type “kindness” into the search bar to find the available sessions at your location. All coworkers are required to attend this course. Sessions are 3-4 hours long andView Full Post

Mark Your Calendars for 2019 Heritage Week

Celebrate the 131st anniversary of CHI St. Vincent during the annual Heritage Week, Sept. 23-28. Activities have been planned at each of the hospital campuses and clinics throughout the week. We’ll celebrate with fun events, including the annual chapel service and awards presentation, cook outs, workday workouts and plenty of snacks. Infirmary Monday, Sept. 23CookoutView Full Post

Diabetes & Endocrinology Clinic Honored by ADA

Congratulations to our Diabetes and Endocrinology Clinics in Central Arkansas. They were recently awarded the American Diabetes Association Education Recognition Certificate for a quality diabetes self-management education and support (DSMES) service. The Association’s Education Recognition Certificate assures that educational services meet the National Standards for Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support. Services that achieve recognition statusView Full Post