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Caregivers Seminar to be held April 18

Being a good caregiver means caring for yourself, too. Join Dr. Jeremy Saul and physical therapist Rick Lee as they discuss important information every caregiver should know. The seminar will be held April 18 from 12-1 p.m. Lunch is available for $5. Please call 479.964.5687 for more information.      

Saint Mary’s announces Prepared Childbirth Class dates

To serve the community two options for Prepared Childbirth classes are available for 2012. Parents-to-be may choose either four consecutive Tuesday night classes or one day-long Saturday class. All classes are held in the Saint Mary's OB classroom on the third floor of the hospital. Click here to view a list of the upcoming class

Saint Mary’s nursing needs under control

Saint Mary’s officials credit proximity to Arkansas Tech, UACCM As much of the nation and portions of the state deal with a nursing shortage, area authorities say the Arkansas River Valley has not experienced such a crisis. The Associated Press reported in February a survey showed Florida is expected to have 15,000 vacancies in 2012

New adult psychiatric facility in Russellville

Turning Point Adult Behavioral Health at Saint Mary’s Regional Health System has remained at 80 percent capacity since opening in October 2011. Turning Point accepts adults between the ages of 18-64 diagnosed with mental illnesses for short-term psychiatric treatment. The average stay is between three to 10 days. Director Tommy Eddy said patients are referred

You are not alone: Turning Point Behavioral Health Center

Saint Mary’s Regional Health System is dedicated to serving our community with the most comprehensive range of services available and continues to strive to provide for the specific needs in the community. They have recently expanded services with the opening of Turning Point Behavioral Health which is a 16-bed behavioral health unit for adults ages

January is National Blood Donor Month

Since 1970, January has been declared National Blood Donor Month, and with good reason.  Above all other times of the year, it’s the month that presents the most challenges in recruiting people to give blood.  This January is no exception with the local American Red Cross in an urgent need for donors. Supply for blood

Saint Mary’s Regional Health System ranked #1 in Arkansas for Women’s Health

Saint Mary’s Regional Health System has been ranked the #1 hospital in Arkansas for Women’s Health, according to the newly released 2012 quality awards from CareChex, the medical quality rating service of The Delta Group. SMRMC is also ranked in the Top 100 hospitals in the country for Women’s Health, placing it in the top

Donnie Frederic Appointed Chief Executive Officer for Saint Mary’s Regional Health System

Russellville, AR (December 7, 2011) – Donald J. “Donnie” Frederic, FACHE, has been named Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for Saint Mary’s Regional Health System (SMRMC) by the hospital’s Board of Trustees and Capella Healthcare, effective January 16. The announcement was made jointly today by Sharon Trusty-Kronberger, Chairman of the hospital’s Board of Trustees, and Mark

Saint Mary’s To Host Thanksgiving Blood Drive

As we make plans with our loved ones this Thanksgiving, many people who require blood transfusions depend on the generosity of our community for support. If you would like to express your gratitude this holiday season and do something for others try giving blood. During this season of giving thanks, Saint Mary’s Regional Health System