Amber Wallace, RN, patient care coordinator at the Infirmary, was named a Service Hero for displaying the value of EXCELLENCE. Amber was recognized as a Service Hero for the extra care she provided that allowed a patient to go home in a timely manner. Recently, a patient was admitted with a lower extremity fracture, which… View Full Post
Christy Ross, an echo technologist at the Infirmary, was named a Service Hero for displaying the value of COMPASSION. Christy was nominated for the kindness she showed a TAVR patient who had traveled alone by bus to the Infirmary for his 30-day appointment. The elderly man had ridden on the bus for an hour and… View Full Post
Congratulations to our coworkers who achieved a major milestone this year: graduation! More than 30 coworkers from all four hospitals and the Heart Institute earned their diplomas while serving in this ministry. Please share your best wishes with the team members listed below: Infirmary J’Quan Brammer, Equipment Tech, Surgical Technology Caitlin Cothern, Clinical Dietitian, Post-baccalaureate Dietetic… View Full Post
Megan Doyle was named a Service Hero at the Infirmary for displaying the value of EXCELLENCE. As the cardiovascular clinical pharmacist specialist, Megan’s primary patient populations are advanced heart failure (LVAD candidates and implants) and pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) patients. The job of the pharmacist for PAH patients is very stressful. Initiating and maintaining these… View Full Post
The PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program at the Infirmary has been awarded full 8-year accreditation by the American Society of Health System Pharmacists. The PGY1 pharmacy residency programs build on pharmacy education and outcomes to contribute to the development of clinical pharmacists responsible for medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions, eligible for… View Full Post
Congratulations to Jenny Belz, PharmD, and Barrett Carter, PharmD, who recently completed the UAMS College of Pharmacy’s Postgraduate Teaching and Research Certificate programs. The program is part of their PGYI Pharmacy Residency. Jenny and Carter have worked at the Infirmary as pharmacy residents since July 2019. Jenny received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Kinesiology… View Full Post
Two Infirmary nurses have been included in the annual list of the top 100 Nurses in Arkansas by the Great 100 Nurses Foundation. Congratulations to: Dee Dee Moline Roger Swayze Jacob Woolley, a nurse at North, was posthumously recognized as a member of the 2020 Great 100 Nurses. The Great 100 Nurses Foundation was founded… View Full Post
Congratulations to Ray Peters, an OR Pharmacist, who celebrated his 40th anniversary with CHI St. Vincent. Ray began working at the Infirmary on May 29, 1980. The pharmacy team celebrated Ray’s milestone anniversary with cupcakes.