Carol Gore, MBA, BSN, RN, has been appointed Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) for Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center in Russellville, effective Aug. 31, according to Jerry Mabry, Arkansas Market President for Capella Healthcare, and Mike McCoy, Interim CEO and COO at Saint Mary’s. With more than 25 years of experience, Gore brings a wealth of […]
Though summer is often seen as a time for young people to sleep in and take it easy, a dozen area students spent their summer volunteering at Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center. As of Monday, the student volunteers had completed 465 hours of volunteer service at the hospital. One of those students, Arkansas Tech University […]
Most people are familiar with the idea of a security blanket or a safety blanket and how something so simple can be all it takes to make someone feel better. This is the idea the Russellville group, Stitch and Tie, has believed and used for several years. Stitch and Tie is a local group made […]
Local teens learned about different projects they can do with children they babysit and how to properly change diapers for infants Tuesday during the annual Safe Sitter babysitting training offered through Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center. The Program trains on essential childcare activities such as CPR and nutrition along with the business aspect and how […]
Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center will offer three 2-day sessions of the Safe Sitter babysitter workshops for young teens ages 11 and up this summer. Safe Sitter follows the latest guidelines of the American Heart Association and the American Academy of Pediatrics. Injuries are the leading cause of death in children up to age 5, […]
To have your life saved once is a blessed oddity in itself. To have it saved twice falls somewhere between divine providence and brilliant chance. .
Dr. Shuja Rasool visited with a local Pre-AP science class recently, spurring on interest in medicine with students in the Arkansas River Valley community.
It’s a sense of helping another that keeps Delphine Zydzik volunteering at the hospital. It’s a role she filled for nearly 6,000 hours.
Saint Mary’s honored its Volunteer Auxiliary for their service and commitment during the annual Installation and Service Awards Luncheon on Monday, May 4.
The Russellville School District (RSD) jumped into a new wellness initiative that is part of the school board’s goals that were recently established by offering a free health screening to every employee. Nearly 200 employees participated. Kyle Turner, a health consultant of the Wellness Works Department from Saint Mary Regional Health System, visited every campus. […]