April 19, 2021

Emily Sledge of Little Rock has joined Arkansas Urology’s Centerview Surgery Center as the new clinical director.  

April 19, 2021

CHI St. Vincent North in Sherwood, home of the Arkansas Neuroscience Institute (ANI) established a new Epilepsy Monitoring Unit in partnership with Advanced Monitoring Services. The new unit provides epilepsy patients and their physicians a suite of advanced neurodiagnostic resources including electroencephalograms (EEGs), long-term seizure monitoring, and ambulatory monitoring so patients can still benefit from real-time observation by board-certified staff within the unit even while at home.

April 19, 2021

The TBI State Partnership Program and the Traumatic Rehabilitation Resources Program at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) will host the “Exploring TBI Resource Workshop” on April 30 in an effort to connect Arkansans living with traumatic brain injuries (TBI) with necessary support.

The virtual event is free, open to the public and will be held from 2-5 p.m. To register, call (501) 686-6832 or visit tinyurl.com/RSVP-TBIAPRIL30.

April 19, 2021

CHI St. Vincent has implemented the full suite of Pulsara communication capabilities for coordinated teams to improve responses for every patient type, including ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI) heart attacks, stroke, and other trauma care scenarios. Pulsara is a telehealth and communication platform that enables HIPAA compliant, dynamic networked communications between EMS, hospitals, and other healthcare providers for any patient event.

April 12, 2021

A new center offering comprehensive breast imaging services opened in the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS).

The Breast Center is located on the third floor of the Cancer Institute and offers mammography, ultrasound, and image-guided biopsy. An MRI dedicated exclusively to breast imaging is scheduled be installed in the center later this year.