Dr. Lee Raley Featured in Healthcare Journal of Little Rock

Dr. Lee Raley, Chief of Surgery, was featured in a one-on-one interview with the Healthcare Journal of Little Rock to discuss the dual roles he has as a colorectal surgeon and Chief of Surgery for CHI St. Vincent. “It’s been a growth experience for me. I’m about one year into my two-year term, and you definitely have toView Full Post

New State Law Provides Flexibility in Recruiting Physicians to Arkansas

CEO Chad Aduddell and neurosurgeon Dr. Ali Krisht attended a bill signing with Gov. Asa Hutchinson at the Capitol in April. The governor praised new legislation that helps recruit talent to the state and strengthen medical institutions. Under the previous law, physicians in academic settings were required to be affiliated with a specific in-state institution to be licensed. TheView Full Post

Hot Springs Expanding Community Prevention Efforts

In 2016, our Hot Springs campus was awarded a $71,510 Violence Prevention Grant to address violence prevention through suicide prevention efforts for Garland County. This was part of the campus’ mission to offer more community services related to violence prevention. Susie Reece was hired as a grant coordinator to monitor the ongoing efforts and pinpointView Full Post

United Healthcare Update

On March 16, CHI St. Vincent issued a news release related to our negotiations with United Healthcare. See the news release on the consumer website. We received some media coverage, including this article in Arkansas Business. There are no updates related to the good-faith negotiations at this time. We would very much like to haveView Full Post

Welcome to Our New Website

The Marketing team has launched a new consumer website. Check out the new The new platform will allow us to update content more speedily. “This is a major step forward in our digital footprint,” said Chad Dillard, vice president of Marketing & Communications. “The website is our front door with more than 40,000 folksView Full Post

Infirmary Throws Release Party for ECMO Patient

CHI St. Vincent’s first successful ECMO treatment patient, Joe Lee Crawford, was thrown a release party when he was discharged Wednesday, February 1 after a 58-day hospital stay. Under the care of Dr. Thurston Bauer, Joe received the life-saving ECMO treatment after battling congenital heart disease. The party was a huge success with many members ofView Full Post

D1 Sports Training and Therapy Invades KARK Channel 4’s Instagram

D1 Sports Training and Therapy is taking over KARK Channel 4’s Instagram account on Wednesday, December 7. D1 partners with CHI St. Vincent to offer top local, board-certified sports medicine physical therapists to their clients to bridge the gap between rehab and continued athletic activity. Their fully-functional outpatient physical therapy clinics specialize in athletic injuries in aView Full Post