Tagged: white river health system

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.

Fulton County Hospital Gets a Partner: White River Health System

by Mark Friedman 5/2/2016 12:00 am

White River Health System in Batesville has agreed to help Fulton County Hospital save money and improve health care by entering into an affiliation agreement.

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

Three Appointed to Central Arkansas American Heart Association Board (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/15/2016 12:00 am

Dr. Mangaraju Chakka, David Fox and Dr. Morris Kelley have been appointed to the Central Arkansas American Heart Association’s board of directors.

Leigh Ann Biernat Joins Stephens as SVP (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/21/2015 12:00 am

Eric Valderrama, Kristie Shirkavand, Celia Antoun, Vance Baronowski and Nick Guerrieri have joined ClearPointe of Little Rock.

No Banking Future for Former First Southern CEO Woody Castleberry

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/8/2014 12:00 am

Thanks to the fraud of convicted former Little Rock attorney Kevin Lewis, Woody Castleberry will never work in banking again. Castleberry told us last week that his settlement with the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. was finally approved. He won’t have to pay a penalty, but he agreed never to be involved in banking again.

White River Health System Takes Two Diamond Awards for Marketing (Kudos)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/25/2013 12:00 am

The awards, given by the Arkansas Hospital Association and the Arkansas Society for Healthcare Marketing & Public Relations, recognized the team for its work on the WRHS website and the White River Medical Center campus map design.

Hospitals Worried About Impact of Insurance Exchanges

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

While hospital executives across the state welcomed the opening of the health insurance marketplace last Tuesday, several said they were worried about its financial impact.

Regional Profiles: 5 Private Arkansas Companies See Different Degrees of Optimism

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/20/2013 12:00 am

Arkansas Business visits five of the state's largest private companies, each representing a unique section of Arkansas.

White River Health System Preps ER for Health Care Reform

by Mark Friedman 5/20/2013 12:00 am

White River Health System in Batesville is preparing for the possible rush of patients once health care reform is fully implemented next year.

Muhammad A. Kahn Takes Promotion with White River Health System (Super Mover)

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/29/2013 12:00 am

As chief medical information officer of the White River Health System in Batesville, Kahn will collaborate with different physicians to change and simplify the flow of electronic health records, which will decrease work for staff and improve the quality of patient care.