Tagged: arkansas children's hospital

Arkansas Children's Hospital Puts Trainers in Little Rock High Schools

by Claudia Lauer, The Associated Press 8/13/2015 7:02 am

When a football player at Central High School in Little Rock began to overheat at practice earlier this summer, a certified sports medicine trainer from Arkansas Children's Hospital was on the field to help him into an ice bath immediately.

Arkansas Children's Hospital Announces Plans for Hospital in Springdale

by Mark Friedman 8/7/2015 8:01 pm

Arkansas Children's Hospital announced Friday that it is building an approximately $100 million children's hospital in Springdale that is projected to be open in early 2018.

Arkansas Children’s Hospital Eyes Northwest Arkansas

by Mark Friedman 7/31/2015 4:33 pm

Arkansas Children's Hospital in Little Rock said it could release plans next week for providing service in northwest Arkansas.

Couple Donates $250K to Arkansas Children's Hospital Clinic in Jonesboro

by Associated Press 7/13/2015 7:00 am

Chris Fowler and his wife Kim recently donated $250,000 to create the Kim and Chris Fowler Pediatric Diagnostic Services Center at the Arkansas Children's Hospital Clinic in Jonesboro.

Arkansas Children's Hospital Helping on Food Study

by Associated Press 6/30/2015 6:57 am

Arkansas Children's Hospital's Research Institute will receive $119,000 over the next year for its part in a study of food allergies.

Vistage Provides Group Therapy for Executives

by Gwen Moritz 4/6/2015 12:00 am

When Arkansas CEOs come together at their Vistage support group, egos are checked at the door.

Arkansas House Panel OKs Rollback on Fluoride Requirement

by Associated Press 2/17/2015 1:09 pm

Arkansas water providers would be able to opt out of providing cavity-fighting fluoride under a bill endorsed by a House panel.

Neurological Caretaker Gets $2.1M Judgment as Family of Former Patient Points Fingers

by Mark Friedman 1/19/2015 12:00 am

After a two-year federal court fight that involved a trip to bankruptcy court, a Virginia rehabilitation center earlier this month was finally paid $2.1 million for providing five years of care to an Arkansan injured when a surgeon operated on the wrong side of his brain in 2004.

UAMS Study: Medical Complexity Leads to Unmet Needs

by Associated Press 12/9/2014 7:25 am

A new study by two Arkansas professors says special needs children with medical complexity who see multiple specialists for more than one chronic condition are more likely to have a health care need go unmet.

Heartland Foundation Donates $97k to Nonprofits in 2014

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/8/2014 2:02 pm

Throughout 2014, the Heartland Foundation of Little Rock, the charitable outlet of Heartland Bank, has donated nearly $100,000 to nine nonprofits.

Arkansas Nonprofit Alliance Leads Giving Tuesday Events Across the State

by Lee Hogan 12/3/2014 1:07 pm

The Arkansas Nonprofit Alliance spearheaded a philanthropic event Tuesday to raise money and awareness for various causes around the state.

Arkansas Children's Hospital Seven-Year Campaign Raises $167M

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/22/2014 4:30 pm

Arkansas Children's Hospital launched the Century of Possibility Centennial Campaign nearly seven years ago with a goal to reach $160 million in donations. It's going to hit that goal with room, and time, to spare.

Catherine Robinson Moves Into New Executive Director Role at Arkansas Children's Hospital

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/6/2014 12:00 am

Catherine Robinson began her new role as executive director of children’s specialty services at Arkansas Children's Hospital in September.

LR Retail Centers Draw $6.1 Million Transaction (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 8/25/2014 12:00 am

Two retail projects in southwest Little Rock tipped the scales at $6.1 million. Geyer Springs Shopping Center LLC of Brooklyn, New York, bought its namesake 152,852-SF property at 8717 Geyer Springs Road and the 21,760-SF Geyer South project at 8521 Geyer Springs Road.

Arkansas Nutrition Center to Get New Director

by Associated Press 7/16/2014 11:28 am

The Arkansas Children's Nutrition Center at Arkansas Children's Hospital will have a new director for the first time in nearly 20 years.

On Development: Business & Childhood (Scott Gordon Commentary)

by Scott Gordon 6/9/2014 12:00 am

There’s a proven correlation between childhood development and economic development. Research shows that investments in children’s health and learning have impressive economic outcomes, both in the short and long term.

Arkansas Children's Hospital Hosting Child Health Summit

by Lee Hogan 5/29/2014 4:42 pm

Arkansas Children's Hospital is hosting a two-day summit in June to raise awareness of the state of children's health in Arkansas. The summit is set for June 5-6 at the Embassy Suites in Little Rock.

CEO Marcy Doderer on Arkansas Children's Hospital Long-term Plans To Stay Ranked, Healthy

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/21/2014 12:00 am

Before joining Arkansas Children’s Hospital, Marcy Doderer was the vice president and administrator of the Children’s Hospital of San Antonio, part of the Christus Santa Rosa Health System. There, she led the facility’s change from a multiuse downtown campus into a freestanding, separately licensed children’s hospital. She is a fellow in the American College of Health Care Executives and is active in many professional organizations.

Judd Hill Foundation Gives $1M to Centers for Children in Jonesboro

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/18/2014 9:57 am

The Judd Hill Foundation announces a $1 million donation to Arkansas Children's Hospital's Centers for Children facility in Jonesboro.

Virginia Rehab Center Sues Former Patient in Arkansas After 5 Years of Unpaid Care

by Mark Friedman 2/3/2014 12:00 am

Arkansas parents awarded $12 million after a doctor operated on the wrong side of their son’s brain haven’t paid for five years of care that a Virginia rehab center provided the young man, the center claims in a lawsuit.