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Arkansas Methodist Medical Center Receives Award during the 2021 UAMS Institute for Digital Health & Innovation Stroke Program Conference

Arkansas Methodist Medical Center nurse, Bridget Jantti, received an award during the 2021 UAMS Institute for Digital Health & Innovation (IDHI) Stroke Program Conference for going above and beyond in the care of stroke patients.

Candy Yancey is the Q1 2022 DAISY Award For Extraordinary Nurses recipient

Candy Yancey is the AMMC recipient of The DAISY Award For Extraordinary Nurses for the 1st Quarter of 2022. The award is part of The DAISY Foundation’s mission to recognize nurses for the extraordinary care and compassion they provide patients and families every day.

McGowan Joins Chateau on the Ridge Board of Directors

​Sue McGowan has joined the Chateau on the Ridge Board of Directors. She will work with the board and Chateau on the Ridge Director Deborah Farrell, in making decisions and policies that will benefit the assisted living facility and its 62 residents.

Stroke and Seniors

Seniors are at an increased risk of having a stroke not only due to their age but also due to other underlying health conditions including high cholesterol, high blood pressure, heart disease, and many other health conditions. You can save a loved one's life by knowing how to quickly recognize a stroke.

National Safe Sleep Hospital Program Recognizes Arkansas Methodist Medical Center

3/3/22 - Arkansas Methodist Medical Center is excited to announce that it has been officially recognized as a Cribs for Kids National Gold Certified Safe Sleep Hospital. The Cribs for Kids National Safe Sleep Hospital Certification program awards recognition to hospitals that demonstrate a commitment to reducing infant, sleep-related deaths by promoting and educating on best safe sleep practices.

December 2021 Newsletter: Learn About Extended ENT Services at AMMC

Arkansas Methodist Medical Center is proud to house the only ENT clinic in Greene County and the surrounding area – and with the recent expansion of our ENT team, we’re able to offer more accessible care than ever.

October 2021 2 Newsletter : Put Your Weight Loss Goals In Reach

Healthy weight loss can change a patient’s life – it can improve mental health, reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease and boost energy levels. However, it can be difficult – especially for an individual trying to lose weight without support. At Paragould Plastic Surgery, we offer medically supervised weight loss customized for each patient’s individual goals.

October 2021 1 Newsletter: COVID-19 Updated Info and Vaccinations

It’s not too late to get the COVID-19 vaccine! The AMMC Family Practice and Urgent Care offer Pfizer vaccines and COVID-19 testing. Call (870) 205-2000 to schedule your appointment!

April 2021 Newsletter: Compassionate and Expert Care for Women of All Ages

Women in every stage of life have unique health needs, and at AMMC we’re proud to provide compassionate care every step of the way. Jessica Nutt, APRN sees patients ranging from teenagers with irregular periods to mothers getting ready to welcome their first babies to women experiencing menopause.

March 2021 Newsletter: Little Health Changes That Make A Big Impact

Dr. Brittany Carmack is passionate about helping patients manage chronic conditions, including diabetes, high blood pressure, cardiac disease and obesity – all of which can be treated or even reversed with diet and weight loss. Last year, she became board-certified in obesity medicine and earned a certificate in nutrition and wellness (ask her about the Mediterranean Diet!). Now? Dr. Carmack is excited to help patients discover their healthiest lives yet.

February 2021 Newsletter: February is National Heart Month

February is National Heart Month – the perfect time to focus on cardiac health, including prevention, impairment and recovery.