Tagged: arkansas children’s hospital

Legislators to Quiz UAMS Over Baptist Partnership

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/15/2018 12:00 am

Members of the Legislature’s Joint Performance Review Committee have questions about the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences’ contract for emergency room and orthopedic services at Baptist Health Medical Center-Conway.

Nabholz Foundation Donates $450K For Nursing Programs at ACH

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/15/2017 1:35 pm

The Nabholz Charitable Foundation pledged $450,000 to support continuing education and training for nurses at Arkansas Children's Hospital.

Baptist Health, UAMS Join Forces, Look to Conway

by Mark Friedman 10/2/2017 12:00 am

The recent announcement by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Baptist Health of Little Rock that they would partner on clinical and academic efforts might be the beginning of a long-term collaboration.

Conway Regional Offers an Inside Peek Into Its Operation

by Mark Friedman 9/4/2017 12:00 am

Conway Regional Health System CEO Matt Troup has a plan to deal with the increased competition from the Little Rock health system’s Baptist Health Medical Center-Conway.

Air Force Wife Promotes Down Syndrome Awareness

by Morgan Acuff 6/1/2017 12:00 am

Brittany Boccher is an advocate for Down syndrome awareness and founded the Down Syndrome Advancement Coalition of Arkansas earlier this year.

How One Mom's Journey Through Her Son's Heart Surgery Gave Her a New Identity

by Melissa McCurdy 5/11/2017 12:00 am

Moms always seem to have labels: fun mom, strict mom, goofy mom, athletic mom, creative mom, busy mom, the list goes on. I happen to be a heart mom.

From Morning Coffee to Lights Out: A Day in the Life of Katharine Adams

by Little Rock Soirée Staff 4/12/2017 7:08 pm

Katharine Adams is a longtime member of the Arkansas Children’s Hospital Auxiliary and chair of Arkansas à la Carte.

Cameron Smith Considers Medical Recruitment for Northwest Arkansas

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/14/2016 12:00 am

Cameron Smith, founder of the executive recruitment firm of Cameron Smith & Associates in Rogers, is considering going into medicine.

After Oh Baby Sale, It’s Back to Basics for Fran Free

by Marty Cook 5/2/2016 12:00 am

Fran Free is enjoying life after selling her Oh Baby Foods brand to Blackhive Corp. of Fayetteville for an undisclosed amount this past winter.

Blessing of Angel One Choppers

by Staff 10/1/2015 12:00 am

The Arkansas Children’s Hospital Transport team and the Pastoral Care team took part in a private blessing ceremony for two new Angel One helicopters that were recently put into service to deliver the best in pediatric critical care to all four corners of the state. The event was held at War Memorial Stadium.

Beall and Lowe Awards

by Staff 6/30/2015 12:00 am

Arkansas Children’s Hospital hosted the 2015 Ruth Olive Beall and Betty A. Lowe Awards at Chenal Country Club. This year’s recipients included Dr. Chad Rodgers, Dr. Dennis Kuo, Dr. Stacie Jones, Dr. Richard Jackson and Peggy McCall.

Arkansas 'a la Carte

by Staff 6/30/2015 12:00 am

Guests at Arkansas `a la Carte enjoyed food samples from more than 25 of Arkansas’ finest eateries. The annual fundraiser was held in Children’s Hall on the Arkansas Children’s Hospital campus and all proceeds benefited ACH.

Beall & Lowe Awards

by Staff 6/1/2014 12:01 am

Arkansas Children’s Hospital recognized five community leaders and physicians who have changed the face of children’s healthcare at its annual Ruth Olive Beall and Betty A. Lowe, MD, Awards, held at Chenal Country Club.

Protecting Your Child from Germs May Cause More Childhood Allergies

by Dwain Hebda 5/12/2014 12:00 am

May is National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month and according to recent statistics, childhood allergies and asthma are on the rise. One leading hypothesis that seeks to explain the growing numbers might surprise you: The “hygiene hypothesis” suggests the increase may be a byproduct of being too clean.

CJRW Sweeps State Addy Awards

by Luke Jones 3/3/2014 12:00 am

Little Rock’s Cranford Johnson Robinson Woods received many of the top honors, including best in show, at this year’s central Arkansas Addy awards.

Miracle Ball

by Staff 2/1/2014 12:01 am

Titled “New Beginnings,” the Chinese New Year-themed Miracle Ball took place in Children’s Hall on the Arkansas Children’s Hospital campus. The décor featured a set designed by The Rep’s Mike Nichols and floral designs of cherry blossoms, roses and orchids by Tanarah Haynie of Tanarah Luxe Floral. Guests enjoyed an Asian-inspired menu created by Capers, entertainment by the Tom Tiratto Orchestra and premiere silent and live auctions, the latter of which included a diamond and ruby necklace and earring set from Jones & Son. Jennifer and Patrick Schueck served as event chairs; presenting sponsors included Schueck Steel, Rebecca Rice & Associates, The Stephens Group and Jones & Son Fine Jewelry. Craig O’Neill and Thomas Blackmon served as emcees for the evening, which raised more than $530,000 for the hospital’s programs. Also notable, the Murphy Miracle Match raised more than $88,000 to fund a music therapy program at ACH, which will be the first program of its kind in the state.

Soak In These 10 Safety Tips for Your Baby's Bath Time

by Arkansas Children’s Hospital 1/20/2014 12:00 am

Bath time with baby can be filled with bubbly fun, but baths can also present some serious dangers if safety recommendations aren’t taken into account. Here are some safety tips to keep bath time safe for your little ones, offered by the Injury Prevention Center at Arkansas Children's Hospital.

Hospital Vendors Earn Millions for Range of Contract Services

by Mark Friedman 1/13/2014 12:00 am

Doing business with hospitals can mean big business for vendors, and tax forms filed by nonprofit hospitals provide a peek into how hundreds of millions of dollars are spent.

ACH Welcomes Doderer

by Staff 10/1/2013 12:01 am

The Arkansas Children’s Hospital hosted a reception at the Country Club of Little Rock welcoming new hospital President and CEO Marcy Doderer. Guests enjoyed cocktails and hors d’oeuvres and a meet-and-greet with Doderer and her family.

Ruth Olive Beall & Betty Lowe Awards

by Staff 7/1/2013 12:01 am

Arkansas Children’s Hospital honored Arkansas First Lady Ginger Beebe and local physicians with the Ruth Olive Beall & Betty A. Lowe, M.D., Awards, held at Chenal Country Club. Honored doctors included Dr. May Griebel, Dr. Eldon Schulz, Dr. Thomas Badger and Dr. Helen Casteel.