Nursing

Elanna Drye Earns Presidential Scholarship

It is great to see our coworkers continue their education. It’s even better when they receive scholarships to do so. Elanna Drye, RN in the SICU in Hot Springs has done just that. Elanna was awarded the Presidential Scholarship from Walden University. Sean Snow presented her with the scholarship at the Leadership Forum in March.View Full Post

Register for the 4th Annual Nursing Practice Forum

CHI St. Vincent will co-sponsor the 4th Annual Evidence-Based Practice Forum: Translating Research Into Practice. Thursday, Nov. 9 from 8:30am to 4pm Infirmary Education Center Click here to register. The forum provides an opportunity to learn about the work of fellow nurses and researchers and engage in research. Tammy Diamond-Wells, MSN, RN, NE-BC, will provideView Full Post

Morrilton Receives Pathway to Excellence Re-Designation

Morrilton has once again been designated as a “Pathway to Excellence” hospital, maintaining its distinction as the first and only hospital in Arkansas to receive the “Pathway to Excellence” recognition for its exceptional nursing care. The prestigious designation awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center recognizes a heathcare organization for quality nursing standards and patientView Full Post

Jenny Bowe Named Clinical Director of Maternal Child Health, Medical-Surgical & Behavior Health Services

Jenny Bowe, MSN, RN RNC-NIC, was recently named Clinical Director of Maternal Child Health, Medical-Surgical (7E/OPIC, 3N, 4NW/PICC) and Behavior Health Services. She has served as the role’s interim director since 2016. Jenny began her career at the Infirmary in 1977 and has served in a variety of leadership roles throughout her career, including ClinicalView Full Post

Shannon Hoey Receives September 2017 Daisy Award

Caring for our patient’s families is just as important as caring for our patients. That’s why we want to recognize Shannon Hoey, RN, in the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU), as a Daisy Award winner. Read her nomination: “My dad was in the hospital two weeks ago. This was an unexpected diagnosis, and my familyView Full Post

Adam Wallace Receives September 2017 Daisy Award

Caring for our coworkers is just as important as caring for our patients. That’s why we want to recognize Adam Wallace, RN in the Neurosurgical Intensive Care Unit (NSICU), as a Daisy Award winner. “I recently floated to the NSICU- I am an ED nurse who is currently on a med-surg contract and had neverView Full Post

Kimberley Donaldson Named Nurse Manager at Hot Springs

Kimberley Donaldson, BSN, has been named nurse manager for 4E Medical/Surgical Unit and IP Wound at SVHS. Kimberley has been a nurse for 13 years, primarily practicing in the med-surg setting. She completed her bachelors degree in nursing at Arkansas Tech University in 2014.