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 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
Tim Baier, a certified medical assistant in Hot Springs, celebrated with his team at the Orthopedic Clinic on his 30th anniversary with Hot Springs. Tim recalled beginning work on Jan. 13, 1989 at what was then St. Joseph Regional Medical Center as an EMT-A. “The opportunities at Lifemobile EMS brought many challenges as a field… View Full Post
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 monthly… View Full Post
The lab team at the Infirmary was recognized with the Spotlight Award for the love they are showing other departments. During the month of December, shoe boxes, decorated as Christmas gifts, were placed around the lab. When lab team members felt coworkers outside the lab were going above and beyond expectations, they dropped hand-written accounts… View Full Post
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 tardiness… View Full Post
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 patient… View Full Post
The 2019 Nursing Compassion Award will recognize the outstanding nurse in Arkansas. Do you know a nurse who is the most compassionate, caring and empathetic caregiver? A nurse who has given comfort or care to you, a family member or a friend? Do you know a nurse educator that has been a driving force in… View Full Post