by Patricia Spears The Russellville Courier: May 10, 2017 Saint Mary’s Regional Health System presented a volunteer auxiliary installation and service awards ceremony last week to honor those who volunteer at the hospital. Jim Davidson, CEO, welcomed volunteers and guests. Entertainment was provided by Arkansas Tech University Men’s Sinfonian Chorus. During the ceremony, volunteers were given
March Is Colon Cancer Awareness Month Each year in the United States, colorectal cancer, also known as colon cancer, affects more than 150,000 people and claims the lives of about 50,000. It is our third most commonly occurring cancer, and is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths. Colon cancer is a non-discriminatory cancer, affecting
Lauren Sivewright Saint Mary's will host a free Type 1 Diabetes Seminar Sunday, March 12, at the hospital's Cafes 2 and 3. The event begins at 3 pm. Lauren Sivewright, who will bring an update on her experience with some of the latest artificial pancreas system technologies being tested today, is featured speaker.
Saint Mary's MASH (Medical Applications of Science for Health) is a two-week summer enrichment program for high school sophomores and juniors interested in pursuing a medical career. The 2017 program will run Monday through Friday, and is slated for June 12-23 at Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center. During the two weeks, students will: receive CPR training and certification
Saint Mary's Regional Health System is proud to partner with Friendship Community Care and Project Search as one of the six programs in Arkansas to provide internships for young adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities. Registration forms can be found on the Friendship website at www.fccare.org/project-search/ The deadline for internship applications is March 1, 2017. Project Search Program to