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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.

St. Bernards Medical Center Providing Tools for Success

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/21/2016 2:00 pm

Among the many benefits St. Bernards Medical Center provides its 2,256 employees is the example set by its leadership for open communication, genuine caring for others and the willingness to listen.

Health Care Construction Spending in Arkansas Is Climbing

by Mark Friedman 4/25/2016 12:00 am

Spending on health care-related construction projects in Arkansas nearly doubled in 2015 compared with the previous year.

St. Bernards' Brenda Million Earns Fellow Status (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/8/2016 12:00 am

Brenda Million has earned fellow status in the American College of Healthcare Executives, an international professional society of 80 chapters and 40,000 healthcare executives. Million is the vice president of women’s and children’s and perioperative services at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro.

Development of $130M St. Bernards Project Began in 2013

by Mark Friedman 1/11/2016 9:38 am

The $130 million expansion project at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, the largest project in the hospital's history, began taking shape in 2013.

Nurse of the Year Finalist: Connie Hill, St. Bernards Medical Center

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

Like a lot of healthcare professionals, Connie Hill’s professional ambition was solidified in high school science classes. But what inspired her to become a nurse in the first place was something much more personal.

From Modest Origins, St. Bernards Provides Decades of Care

by Chris Barber 9/14/2015 12:00 am

The Olivetan Benedictine sisters of Holy Angels Convent established St. Bernards Hospital and took their first patients on July 5, 1900 in response to needs in northeast Arkansas during a malarial fever epidemic. The only hospital between Memphis and Little Rock, it had its start in a modest two-story frame house on Matthews in the same location where the now sprawling St. Bernards Medical Center campus is today.

Inside Out Approach Boosts St. Bernards

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/22/2014 12:00 am

St. Bernards Medical Center is a name synonymous with community and compassion. The Jonesboro organization has been a pillar of health care in the area for 114 years, making it an expert on keeping people happy and well.

Harrison Native Britton Lott Joins St. Bernards Outpatient Imaging Center (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/28/2014 12:00 am

Dr. Britton Lott has joined the medical staff at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro and is serving as a breast imaging specialist at the St. Bernards Outpatient Imaging Center. A native of Harrison and a graduate of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, Lott is affiliated with Associated Radiologists Ltd. in Jonesboro.

Landscape Project Gets Underway in Jonesboro

by Mark Friedman 4/21/2014 12:00 am

A landscaping project at an entrance to Arkansas State University at Jonesboro is expected to cost about $150,000 and be completed in about two months.

St. Bernards Finds Rewards Within Its Work

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/23/2013 12:00 am

The staff of St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro takes its mission of service to the community to heart. Among the center’s many efforts to create a positive and pleasant work environment are initiatives for performing community service. It all adds up to make St. Bernards one of the honorees in Arkansas Business’ Best Places to Work 2013.

The Living in Arkansas Directory of Health Care Facilities By Region

by Living in Arkansas staff 8/1/2008 12:00 am

Arkansas boasts nationally recognized doctors and health care facilities. Browse our directory of the state's best, including Web links and contact information.