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Deanna Sasaki-Adams
Education / Health Care

New Neurosurgeon Joins UAMS (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Deanna Sasaki-Adams has joined the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock as a vascular and skull base neurosurgeon and as a professor. read more >
(From left) Peter Dykema and Jacob Grosskopf
Education / Health Care

2 Named Co-Directors of Arkansas Governor’s School (Movers & Shakers)

Peter Dykema joined the ATU faculty in 2001 and Jacob Grosskopf joined the ATU faculty in 2016. read more >
Lauren David
Education / Health Care / Nonprofits

Lauren David Joins CHI St. Vincent Community Care East Clinic (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Lauren David joins the community clinic in Little Rock as a dentist. read more >
Doug Hendrix, left, and his brother David Hendrix own Summerwood Partners LLC of Bryant, which owns convenience store chain Big Red and this year ranked No. 5 for revenue growth among the largest private companies in Arkansas.
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2021: A Good Year for Big Private CompaniesLock Icon

For most of the businesses on this year’s list of Arkansas’ 75 largest private companies, top-line revenue in 2021 was significantly better than in 2019, before any of us had heard of COVID-19. read more >
Dr. Paul K. Edwards of Arkansas Surgical Hospital in North Little Rock.
Health Care

Edwards Added at Arkansas Surgical Hospital (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Paul K. Edwards has joined the medical staff at Arkansas Surgical Hospital in North Little Rock. read more >
Dr. Jasmine Brathwaite of Baptist Health-North Little Rock Family Practice
Health Care / Legal / Nonprofits

Brathwaite Accepting Patients at Baptist Health-NLR Family (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Jasmine Brathwaite has joined the Baptist Health affiliate North Little Rock Family Practice. read more >
Dr. Whitney Philamlee and Dr. Ben Burkett Conway Regional Health System.

Philamlee, Burkett Practicing at Conway Regional (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Whitney Philamlee and Dr. Ben Burkett have joined the medical staff of Conway Regional Health System. read more >
Dr. David Persson and Katherine KnightSaline Internal Medicine Associates

Persson, Knight Hired at Saline Internal Medicine (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. David Persson, an internal medicine physician, and Katherine Knight, an advanced practice registered nurse specializing in adult primary care and gerontology, have joined Saline Memorial Hospital’s new clinic, Saline Internal Medicine Associates. read more >
Bob Trautman
Health Care

Update: Saline Memorial Hospital’s CEO Resigns

Bob Trautman resigned Tuesday as CEO of Saline Memorial Hospital, a position he's held since 2012. read more >
Health Care / Insurance

Saline Memorial’s Weight Loss Center Receives Accreditation

Saline Memorial Hospital announced Wednesday that its bariatric surgical center has been accredited as a Comprehensive Center under the Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery Accreditation & Quality Improvement Program. read more >
Dr. John Brizzolara and Dr. Teryn Driver of Saline Memorial Hospital.
Education / Health Care

Saline Memorial Adds Two to Medical Staff (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. John Brizzolara and Dr. Teryn Driver have joined the Saline Memorial Hospital team. read more >
Dr. Van H. De Bruyn of Central Arkansas Cardiology Associates, affiliated with Saline Memorial
Health Care

Van De Bruyn Brings Electrophysiological Experience to Saline Memorial (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Van H. De Bruyn, Wendy Bennett and Stephanie Murdaugh are new providers affiliated with Saline Memorial Hospital in Benton. read more >
Doyle Cockrill and Samantha Tate, both of White River Medical Center
Health Care

White River Medical Center Promotes Two (Movers & Shakers)

Doyle Cockrill has been appointed to director of surgical services, the cardiac catheterization lab and the cardiac observation unit and Samantha Tate has been promoted to medical surgical nursing director at White River Medical Center in Batesville. read more >
Dr. Muhammad Waqas of CHI St. Vincent Heart Clinic
Health Care

Muhammad Waqas Joins CHI St. Vincent Heart Staff (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Muhammad Waqas has joined CHI St. Vincent Heart Clinic in Little Rock as a cardiologist. Waqas will focus on adult cardiac and general thoracic surgery. He will also treat patients with congestive heart failure. read more >
Health Care

Saline Memorial Completes Partnership with RCCH HealthCare

The previously announced partnership between Saline Memorial Hospital and RCCH HealthCare Partners of Brentwood, Tennessee, became effective Friday. read more >
Bruce Murphy in 2011.
Health Care

Arkansas Heart Hospital Contract with Saline Memorial to End

Arkansas Heart Hospital of Little Rock said Thursday that its cardiac coverage agreement with Saline Memorial Hospital of Benton will end Sept. 30 after five years. read more >
Dr. Shyam Dang and Dr. Kristin Patton of Saline Memorial Hospital at Benton.
Health Care

Saline Memorial Adds Two to Medical Staff in Benton (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Shyam Dang and Dr. Kristin Patton have joined the staff of Saline Memorial Hospital at Benton. read more >
Health Care / Nonprofits / Public Companies

Saline Memorial Inks Partnership with Capella Healthcare

After ending partnership talks in December, Saline Memorial Hospital's board of directors voted to create a public-private partnership with Capella Healthcare of Franklin, Tennessee. read more >
Dr. Heather Owens and Dr. Brian McGee of Saline Memorial Hospital.
Health Care

Saline Memorial Staff Gains Two Physicians (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Heather Owens, an OB-GYN, and Dr. Brian McGee has begun seeing patients of Saline Memorial Hospital. read more >
Business Services / Health Care

Saline Memorial Hospital Ends Partnership Talks with Capella

Saline Memorial Hospital's board of directors voted Wednesday to end it its partnership talks with Capella Healthcare of Franklin, Tennessee. Since May, the 117-bed hospital and Capella had been exploring the possibility of a partnership. read more >