Optometrist Sues Hot Springs Hospital For Malpractice by Arkansas Business staff Posted 8/8/2005 12:00 am Updated 6 years ago A Garland County optometrist says he was neglected at St. Josephs Mercy Health Center in Hot Springs, resulting in two falls from his bed and a corrective back surgery. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 15 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.