June 24, 2019

CHI St. Vincent announced that Dr. Syed Mustafa has joined the team of pulmonologists at the Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine Clinic in Hot Springs, and will begin seeing patients in July at the clinic, located at 1 Mercy Lane, Suite 401.

June 24, 2019

U.S. News & World Report has ranked Arkansas Children’s Hospital in five specialties in the new 2019-20 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings.  

The state’s only pediatric health system has the following programs ranked among the national list: 

-Cardiology and heart surgery 

-Neurology and neurosurgery 

-Nephrology 

-Orthopedics-Pulmonology 

June 24, 2019

White River Health System (WRHS) welcomed Chelsey Davis, RN, as the oncology nurse navigator at White River Medical Center (WRMC).  Chelsey will be working with the Radiology Department as a patient advocate who sees patients through the entire cancer process including biopsies, surgeries, treatment, and recovery.

June 24, 2019

Baptist Health Urgent Care now offers online scheduling at its six locations across Arkansas: Benton, Bryant, Cabot, Jacksonville, Little Rock, and North Little Rock.

Hold My Spot allows patients to rest in the comfort of their home and head to the center at a time convenient for them. Benefits include 24/7 online scheduling for center time slots within 48 hours via computer, tablet, or mobile phone; text reminders about when to head to the center; and the option to take a snapshot of the insurance card before they arrive.

June 24, 2019

The first ever Raccoon Creek Crusher Duathlon was recently held in Mountain View.  Employees from Stone County Medical Center (SCMC) and White River Health System (WRHS) coordinated the event.  The event drew 84 participants and raised more than $6,000 to benefit the athletic programs in Stone County schools—Mountain View,  Rural Special, and Timbo.