Hot Springs Outpatient / Patient Access team members were recognized as Service Heroes for displaying the value of EXCELLENCE. The team was nominated by a patient who noted how helpful the team when they could easily have been overwhelmed by the number of patients. “Even though I could tell they were all under a lot… View Full Post
Chrysoloite Poyanon, RN, was recognized with a Hot Springs DAISY Award for the kindness she showed to a patient. Chrysoloite works in the Med Surg unit. They have a patient who is regularly admitted for care. During a recent hospital stay, the amount of antibiotics the patient required were making her sick. Chrysoloite recognized she… View Full Post
Hilda Buckley, RN, was recognized with a Hot Springs DAISY Award for the compassion she showed a new mother. Hilda was nominated by the patient, who had an exceptional stressful birthing experience because of COVID-19. “Being pregnant and having a baby during the pandemic has been stressful and has come with a lot of sadness… View Full Post
Congrats to Kristin Lambert, Pharm.D MS BCCCP BCPS, on becoming a Board Certified Critical Care Pharmacist. The purpose of the BCCCP program is to validate the pharmacist has the advanced knowledge and experience to optimize patient outcomes by: Quickly assessing clinical data and delivering direct patient care to the critically ill and injured patient who… View Full Post
CHI St. Vincent Hot Springs has been named as one of the 2020 Best Places to Work in Arkansas in Arkansas Business and Best Companies Group’s eighth annual survey and awards program. The program identifies, recognizes and honors the best employers in Arkansas, benefiting the state’s economy, workforce and businesses. “It’s an incredible honor to have CHI St.… View Full Post
Sarah Overbey, RN, was recognized with a Hot Springs DAISY Award for the compassion she showed to a family after their father passed away. In her nomination, the patient’s child praised Sarah, noting that she helped them locate a funeral home for their father because they were unfamiliar with Hot Springs. Sarah “went above and… View Full Post
State and local officials celebrated National Nurse Practitioners Week Nov. 8-14. Wanda Lusk, an APRN on 4N at the Infirmary, is a founder and board member of the Arkansas Nurse Practitioner Association. The ANPA met with leaders in the state to promote the importance of nurse practitioners in the medical field. Gov. Hutchinson signed a… View Full Post
Congrats to Tara Lowery, a clinical pharmacist at the Infirmary, who recently celebrated her 30th anniversary with the pharmacy department. Tara serves our patients with compassion and excellence every day. The team celebrated Tara with lots of sweet treats. Thank you for your continued service to our ministry.