Madison Sorrell, RN, in Hot Springs’ Medical ICU, was recognized with a DAISY Award for the care and support she provided to a family after their father was admitted to the Medical ICU with a traumatic brain injury. “Our world was flipped upside down in a matter of hours. We still don’t really know what… View Full Post
As our vision states, we strive for, “a healthier future for all – inspired by faith, driven by innovation and powered by our humanity.” As part of a realization of that vision, Hot Springs urologist Dr. Seth Hollenbach is the first physician in Arkansas and one of 30 nationally recognized with a Center of Excellence… View Full Post
Congratulations to Alberta Gibbs, RN, who is celebrating 38 years with CHI St. Vincent Medical Group. Alberta started in 1983 as a unit secretary and now works at the General Surgery Clinic in Hot Springs. Alberta is hardworking and proud of what she does. She is known for the compassion she shows to all her… View Full Post
Brenda McDonald, a unit coordinator on CCU at the Infirmary, was recognized as a Service Hero for the displaying the value of EXCELLENCE. Brenda was nominated by a coworker for going “above and beyond” to provide assistance. A patient’s family was scheduled to pick them up. They called when they arrived, but they were at… View Full Post
Congratulations to Lauren Ford, PharmD BCACP, a clinical pharmacist at the Infirmary, on becoming a Board Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist. The purpose of the BPS Board Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist (BCACP) program is to validate that the pharmacist has the advanced knowledge and experience to optimize patient outcomes by: Providing team-based, patient-centered ambulatory care to… View Full Post
Ivy Langga, RN on 3North at the Infirmary, has been recognized as a Serivce Hero for displaying the value of COMPASSION. Ivy was nominated by a coworker because of the kindness she showed to a patient who did not speak English. “I was having a hard time talking to her or understanding her. Ivy found… View Full Post
The Infirmary’s CVSD team members were recognized as Service Heroes for displaying the value of COMPASSION. The team was nominated by the spouse of a patient who was admitted with significant carotid artery blockage. “All of the staff for our entire stay was excellent. My husband’s first surgery was right after the CTA showed the… View Full Post
Congratulations to Christine Creekmore, PharmD BCPS, and Caitlin Nugent, PharmD BCPS, both clinical pharmacists at the Infirmary, for successfully completing their national board certification as Pharmacotherapy Specialists. Board certification through the Board of Pharmacy Specialties is recognized as the gold standard for determining the pharmacists who are qualified to contribute at advanced practice levels.