Tagged: arkansas children's hospital

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.

Lee Anne Eddy Takes New Executive Roles at Arkansas Children's Hospital

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/23/2013 12:00 am

Lee Anne Eddy became senior vice president and chief nursing officer at Arkansas Children’s Hospital on Dec. 15. She previously served as vice president of Ambulatory Care Services at ACH. In her new role, Eddy is responsible for supporting and advancing Children’s Hospital’s quality work plan, building effective clinical teams and designing an effective and efficient patient care delivery system.

Human Resources Association's Julie Gentry on the 5 Key Mistakes People Make on Their Job Application

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/28/2013 12:00 am

Julie Gentry has worked in the field of human resources for more than 10 years. She currently works in the human resources department at Arkansas Children’s Hospital in Little Rock.

Arkansas Children's Hospital Expands HealthTeacher Distribution to Public Schools

by Luke Jones 10/28/2013 12:00 am

Arkansas Children’s Hospital of Little Rock is expanding a health tutoring program to make it available at all Arkansas public schools. HealthTeacher is an online curriculum created by HealthTeacher Inc. that provides lesson plans to K-12 school teachers across 10 different subject areas.

New Arkansas Children's Hospital CEO Marcy Doderer to be Chamber Speaker

by Associated Press 10/14/2013 7:49 am

The new chief executive officer at Arkansas Children's Hospital is to be the featured speaker at a Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce event next week.

34 on List of Largest Hospitals Report Losing Money

by Mark Friedman 10/7/2013 12:00 am

On the annual checkup of hospitals, 34 out of the 88 hospitals on this year’s list — 38 percent — reported losing money, which is slightly higher than last year’s list, which showed 35 percent of the hospitals losing money.

ACH Receives $3.5M Research Grant for Birth Defects

by Associated Press 9/20/2013 9:39 am

The Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute will receive the funds over five years. Five other centers around the country are also receiving funds to take part in the study.

Birth Defects Research Center Gets $3.5M From CDC

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/19/2013 8:58 am

The Arkansas Center for Birth Defects Research and Prevention gets $3.5 million to study how a mother's exposure to medications and diseases may increase her risks for having a baby with birth defects.

Update: New Arkansas Children's Hospital CEO Marcy Doderer Gets Welcome Ceremony

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/15/2013 11:38 am

Arkansas Children's Hospital held a welcome ceremony for its new president and chief executive officer. The event marks the first day on the job by Marcy Doderer.