Tagged: summit medical center

Hospital Operator Community Health Systems Reveals Cyberattack

by Gwen Moritz 8/18/2014 10:40 am

Community Health Systems Inc., which operates hospitals in Fort Smith, Bentonville, Springdale and seven other cities in Arkansas, on Monday blamed Chinese hackers for a cyberattack that accessed "non-medical" data on 4.5 million patients of its affiliated physicians.

Dan McKay Named Sparks, Summit CEO

by Lee Hogan 6/30/2014 1:50 pm

Sparks Health System in Fort Smith and Summit Medical Center in Van Buren have named Dan McKay as its next chief executive officer. He will assume the duties in August and become the fourth person to hold the position this year.

Stewart Resigns as Sparks, Summit CEO; Tim Schmidt Named Interim

by Lee Hogan 3/13/2014 11:52 am

Tim Schmidt has been appointed interim CEO of Sparks Health System and Summit Medical Center following the resignation of Charles Stewart after less than six months at the position.

UALR College of Business Gets $50K Donation from Larry Wilson (Kudos)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/11/2013 12:00 am

Larry Wilson, chairman, president and CEO of First Arkansas Bank & Trust in Jacksonville, has donated $50,000 to an endowed fund in the College of Business at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

Mike Beebe to Mark Opening of HMA Fort Smith Center

by Associated Press 11/5/2013 7:48 am

Gov. Mike Beebe is to be among dignitaries on hand for the opening in Fort Smith of the Arkansas Regional Service Center for hospitals run by Health Management Associates Inc.

Charles Stewart To Lead Sparks Health System, Summit Medical Center

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/16/2013 12:00 am

Charles Stewart will oversee the two Health Management Associates hospitals in Arkansas, Sparks Health System and Summit Medical Center.

Health Management Associates Names Charles Stewart Arkansas CEO

by Lance Turner 9/9/2013 10:40 am

Health Management Associates names Charles Stewart as its Arkansas market CEO, overseeing Sparks Health System and Summit Medical Center.

Kudos: UA Community Design Center Gets Accolades in Architecture

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/8/2013 12:00 am

The University of Arkansas Community Design Center has received national accolades from the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture for projects focused on housing design education and outreach efforts in Rwanda.

Sparks, Summit Hospital Systems Name Gary Blan as New CEO

by Mark Friedman 3/13/2013 5:12 pm

Sparks Health System of Fort Smith and Summit Medical Center announces Gary Blan will be its chief executive officer. Blan replaces Melody Trimble, who was promoted in January to president of Health Management Associates’ Southern and Western Group.

Melody Trimble: Managing Care on a Large Scale

by Mark Friedman 2/25/2013 12:00 am

In a span of a little more than two decades, D. Melody Trimble worked her way up from nurse to president of Health Management Associates Inc.’s Southern & Western Group, which covers 26 hospitals in seven states.