Tagged: sparks health system

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 Samir Patel to Fort Smith Physician Staff (Movers & Shakers)

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

Dr. Samir Patel has joined Sparks Health System in Fort Smith as an internal medicine physician. Patel will treat adult patients for a number of conditions, including high blood pressure, diabetes, thyroid disease, heart disease and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

OK Foods Promotes Pair in Fort Smith (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/22/2016 12:00 am

Amy Szadziewicz has been promoted to vice president of quality and food safety at OK Foods Inc. of Fort Smith, and Brent Glasgow has been promoted to vice president of operations.

Arkansas Hospice Names Brian Bell as New Chief Medical Officer (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/22/2016 12:00 am

Dr. Brian Bell has joined Arkansas Hospice of North Little Rock as vice president and chief medical officer. Bell has worked in hospice since 2006 and he is board-certified in family medicine and hospice and palliative 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.

North Arkansas Regional Medical Center Names New Critical Care Manager (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/23/2016 12:00 am

DeLana Dawn Shoemake, a registered nurse, has been promoted to critical care manager at North Arkansas Regional Medical Center in Harrison, where she is responsible for nursing services and patient care for all patients in the critical care, step down and pediatric units.

St. Bernards Adds Justin Yancey to Medical Team (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/9/2016 12:00 am

Dr. Justin Yancey has joined the medical staff of St. Bernards Healthcare as a pediatric hospitalist.

White River Health System Names New Directors (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/7/2016 12:00 am

Robyn Sweet has been named director of the White River Health System’s Rural Health Clinics in Cave City, Drasco, Melbourne, Pleasant Plains and Strawberry. Hope Caraway has been promoted to director of human resources

Sparks Adds Two to Fort Smith Offices (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/22/2016 12:00 am

Dr. Mark J. Fowler, an OB/GYN, has joined Sparks Obstetrics & Gynecology inside Sparks Plaza on Dodson Avenue while Kayla Pipkins, a physician assistant, has joined Sparks Clinic Cancer Center in Fort Smith.

Andrea Simpson Named Radiology Director at NEA Baptist Memorial (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/25/2016 12:00 am

Andrea Simpson has been announced as the new director of radiology for NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jonesboro. Simpson started as an NEA Baptist student technologist in 2004 and most recently served as radiology manager since 2011.

Sparks Health System Names Assistant CFO

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/28/2015 11:03 am

Nichole Dykes has joined Sparks Health System as an assistant chief financial officer.

Sashikanth Kodali Joins Sparks Health Family (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/16/2015 12:00 am

Dr. Sashikanth “Sashi” Kodali has joined Sparks Health System in Fort Smith as the chief medical information officer.

Allegiance Health Faces Lawsuits, Tax Liens

by Mark Friedman 10/5/2015 12:00 am

The abrupt resignation last month of the CEO of North Metro Medical Center in Jacksonville is the latest in a series of problems facing the company that manages the hospital, Allegiance Health Management Inc. of Shreveport.

Sparks Health System Names New VP

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/30/2015 9:09 am

Ray Minkle has been named vice president of human resources for Sparks Health System, which includes oversight for Sparks Regional Medical Center in Fort Smith, Sparks Medical Center - Van Buren and Sparks Clinic.

Cardiologist Al Madani Added to Sparks Health (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/31/2015 12:00 am

Al Madani will treat patients who are at risk of or have symptoms of cardiovascular diseases, such as heart failure or heart valve problems, in addition to patients who suffer from leg ulcers and peripheral arterial disease, which can cause reduced blood flow to limbs.

Sparks Health System Adds New Cardiologist

by Alexis Crowe 7/29/2015 2:01 pm

Sparks Health System has added Dr. Mohammad Al Madani, Interventional Cardiologist, to the Cardiology Center at Sparks to better serve Fort Smith and surrounding areas.

Justin Voris Joins SouthPointe Practice

by Alexis Crowe 7/22/2015 9:22 am

Dr. Justin Voris will be joining SouthPointe Family Practice in Fort Smith, which is part of Sparks Health System.

Summit Medical Center Joins Sparks System

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/18/2015 11:38 am

Sparks Health System announced Tuesday that it would change the name of Summit Medical Center to Sparks Medical Center-Van Buren.

Sparks' Fort Smith Internal Medicine Location Adds Second Doctor

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/26/2015 1:50 pm

Solangel Pollock, a Fort Smith physician practicing internal medicine with Sparks Health System, has moved her practice to Sparks' location at 708 Lexington in Fort Smith.

Sparks CEO Dan McKay on Staying Stable in Fort Smith

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

Dan McKay was named CEO of Sparks Health System in Fort Smith in August after serving as CEO for Northwest Health System of Springdale for five years.