Tagged: conway regional health system

Conway Regional Breathes Easily with Pulmonologist Ladly Abraham (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/28/2016 12:00 am

Dr. Ladly Abraham, a pulmonologist, has joined the medical staff at Conway Regional Health System. He has more than 15 years of experience in the practice of pulmonology and sleep medicine with Pulmonology Associates PA in Little Rock.

Arkansas Children's, Conway Regional Health System Form NICU Partnership

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/15/2016 4:56 pm

Arkansas Children's Hospital and Conway Regional Health System announce an affiliation agreement that creates a pediatric nursery alliance between the hospitals.

Feeding Baby From Day One

by Nancy Embry 11/14/2016 12:00 am

Newborn babies have two priorities – to eat and to sleep. The sleeping part is easy, with a little scheduling, but healthy eating requires help from mom and dad and guidance from health professionals.

Arkansas Hospitals Report Healthier Results in 2015

by Mark Friedman 10/3/2016 12:00 am

On the annual checkup of hospitals, 61 out of the 86 hospitals on this year’s list of the state’s largest hospitals and medical centers — 71 percent — reported making money. That compares with 62 percent on the list that ran in 2013, just before the main features of the Patient Protection & Affordable Care Act took effect.

W. James Chon Switches to UAMS To Lead Transplant Program (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/19/2016 12:00 am

Dr. W. James Chon has been appointed to manage the Renal Transplant Program at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences as medical director. Chon will also serve as an associate professor of medicine at the UAMS College of Medicine.

Sparks Adds Two to Fort Smith Neurology Team (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/15/2016 12:00 am

Dr. Mohammad Omar Owais and Dr. Vijayakumar Javalkar recently joined the neurology team at Sparks Health System in Fort Smith.

Angie Longing Moves from CHI St. Vincent to Conway Regional (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/13/2016 12:00 am

Angie E. Longing has joined the nursing team at Conway Regional Health System as chief nursing officer.

Leslie Mann Joins Conway Regional Health System (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/30/2016 12:00 am

Leslie Mann has joined Conway Regional Health System as a physician liaison, in which role she will focus on network development as part of the medical staff administration department. Mann has a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Central Arkansas at Conway and is working toward an MBA there.

St. Bernards Adds Two in Jonesboro (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/28/2016 12:00 am

Dr. Michelle Schofield has joined the medical staff at St. Bernards Healthcare in Jonesboro as a psychiatrist. Dr. Melissa Yawn has joined St. Bernards First Care Clinics and is seeing patients at the new First Care-Hilltop facility.

Arkansas Health Alliance Sees Room for More Members

by Mark Friedman 11/30/2015 12:00 am

The alliance is designed to help independent community hospitals and health care systems work together and achieve a greater level of clinical integration and coordination of care while also reducing the cost of care.

Conway Corp. Honored for Philanthropy

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/20/2015 11:06 am

Arkansas’ chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals named Conway Corp as its Outstanding Corporation at the National Philanthropy Day luncheon in Little Rock Thursday.

CHI St. Vincent, Conway Regional Announce Partnership

by Mark Friedman 8/11/2015 12:00 pm

CHI St. Vincent announced Tuesday that it signed a five-year management agreement with Conway Regional Health System that becomes effective Monday.

CHI St. Vincent, Conway Regional Health Announcement Coming Soon

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/6/2015 12:00 am

CHI St. Vincent in Little Rock and Conway Regional Health System are close to announcing their partnership.

Alliance Talks Continue Between Conway Regional, St. Vincent

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/13/2015 12:00 am

CHI St. Vincent in Little Rock and Conway Regional Health System are working to put the final touches on their alliance plans and should have an announcement in the coming weeks.

CHI St. Vincent, Conway Regional Close to Forming Alliance

by Mark Friedman 12/23/2014 3:28 pm

CHI St. Vincent in Little Rock and Conway Regional Health System should have an alliance in place by the end of February.

Baby 101: Where To Go To Get Schooled in Childbirth

by Little Rock Family Staff 11/6/2014 12:00 am

Get schooled on everything from childbirth and delivery to effectively parenting a toddler. Here are a few local hospitals and organizations that provide classes to wide-eyed new parents.

Peter Banko: Alliance Talks Continue With Arkansas Hospitals

by Mark Friedman 9/22/2014 12:00 am

Peter Banko, CEO of CHI St. Vincent in Little Rock, promoted last week by parent company Catholic Health Initiatives, he is still moving forward with affiliation talks with other Arkansas hospitals.

Conway Regional Will Explore 'Affiliation' with St. Vincent

by Lance Turner 5/1/2014 1:11 pm

The Conway Regional Health System Board of Directors says it plans to enter into "exclusive strategic affiliation discussions" with St. Vincent Health System of Little Rock, an affiliate of Catholic Health Initiatives.

Conway Regional Health System Still Mulls Affiliation Options

by Mark Friedman 4/7/2014 12:00 am

In October, Conway Regional announced it was exploring “potential strategic affiliation options,” including partnering with another health care provider or system. Conway Regional invited potential partners to offer ideas about different affiliation options.

Baptist Health Plans for Growth with New Hospitals in Conway, Malvern

by Mark Friedman 1/6/2014 12:00 am

Despite hospitals facing millions of dollars in lower health care reimbursements, Baptist Health of Little Rock is pushing ahead with ambitious expansion plans.