Coworkers Celebrate as Joanna Marchese Becomes RN

Coworkers at the Orthopedic clinic in Hot Springs celebrated Joanna Marchese, who recently became a registered nurse. Joanna continued her education while working full-time as an LPN. Those coworkers celebrating Joanna included Nikki Williams (from left), Chris Young, MD, Joanna Marchese, RN, Jared Wilson, PA-C, and Sherry Edwards, CMA.

Officer Pelsynski Named Morrilton Service Hero

Officer Pelsynski was named Morrilton Service Hero for displaying the value of COMPASSION. During the holidays, Officer Pelsynski volunteered to play Santa in Morrilton’s annual Santa’s Workshop community event. While playing Santa, he visited several patient’s rooms and one young patient became so excited to see Santa that it truly touched his heart. In fact,View Full Post

Rhonda Mayfield & Karolyn Thompson Complete Inaugural Healthcare Leadership Course

Congratulations to Rhonda Mayfield and Karolyn Thompson, who recently completed the first Leadership Circle for Healthcare offered by the University of Arkansas Sam M. Walton College of Business. Rhonda, director of interventional services in Hot Springs, and Karolyn, market director of rehab services, were among 20 healthcare leaders throughout the state to complete the course, which met monthlyView Full Post

Coworker of Quarter Chosen at North

North has created a new CHI St. Vincent North Coworker of the Quarter award to further recognize excellence of team members that support their coworkers/teammates, patients and their hospital through their reliability and creativity.  Candidates for this award must be a budgeted coworker in good standing that demonstrates excellence by having zero absentees or tardinessView Full Post

Tanya Todd Named Hot Springs Service Hero

Tanya Todd was named Hot Springs Service Hero for displaying the value of COMPASSION. A surgery patient was set to be discharged after completing a scheduled physical therapy session. The patient lived a good distance from the hospital so their family member stayed at a nearby hotel. On the day of the discharge, the patientView Full Post