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NPMC Welcomes Board Certified Interventional Cardiologist, Dr. Norred

July 6th, 2017|Comments Off on NPMC Welcomes Board Certified Interventional Cardiologist, Dr. Norred

National Park Medical Center is pleased to welcome board certified interventional cardiologist, Dr. Troy Norred, to their medical staff.  Dr. Norred will practice alongside Drs. Jeffrey Tauth, Eric Bowen and Greg St. John at Hot [...]

NPMC, LifeNet implement new STEMI protocol

July 6th, 2017|Comments Off on NPMC, LifeNet implement new STEMI protocol

The team at National Park Medical Center’s new state of the art Emergency Department recently partnered with LifeNet, the local ambulance service, to provide an even higher level of care to ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) [...]

New Orthopedic Surgeon to Speak at Luncheon

May 22nd, 2017|Comments Off on New Orthopedic Surgeon to Speak at Luncheon

National Park Medical Center will welcome Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Michael Hubbard to their medical staff this summer. Dr. Hubbard will join the practice at the Orthopaedic Center of Hot Springs where he will practice the [...]

NPMC Accepting Applications for Junior Volunteer Program

March 13th, 2017|Comments Off on NPMC Accepting Applications for Junior Volunteer Program

National Park Medical Center is now accepting applications for the 2017 Junior Volunteer Summer Service Program. The program, which will begin June 5 and end August 9, is designed to teach teens ages 14 to [...]

NPMC Presents 29th Annual Daffodil Days Fundraiser for ACS

March 3rd, 2017|Comments Off on NPMC Presents 29th Annual Daffodil Days Fundraiser for ACS

Click here to download your order form >> National Park Medical Center is pleased to announce the return of the Garland County American Cancer Society’s Daffodil Days to Hot Springs. This 29th annual event will [...]

Urologist Dr. Robert Lai Joins NPMC Medical Staff

February 21st, 2017|Comments Off on Urologist Dr. Robert Lai Joins NPMC Medical Staff

National Park Medical Center is pleased to welcome Dr. Robert Lai to their medical staff.  Dr. Lai is a Board Certified Urologist.  He is accepting new patients at his clinic, Urology Center of Hot Springs, [...]

Have a HeART for Art Competition Set for March 3

February 17th, 2017|Comments Off on Have a HeART for Art Competition Set for March 3

The 9th Annual “Have a HeART for Art” competition will be held on March 3 at the Emergent Arts Building at 341 Whittington Avenue in Hot Springs from 5:30-7:30. “Have a HeART for Art” was [...]

Dr. Nathan Voise joins South Central GI

February 14th, 2017|Comments Off on Dr. Nathan Voise joins South Central GI

Drs. Brenda Ketcher and Terri Blackstock and the staff at South Central GI are pleased to welcome board certified Gastroenterologist, Dr. Nathan Voise to their practice.  Dr. Voise is now accepting new patients at the [...]

NPMC to Host 33rd Annual Christmas Scramble Golf Tourny – Event to Support Kamo’s Kids Foundation Charity

November 23rd, 2016|Comments Off on NPMC to Host 33rd Annual Christmas Scramble Golf Tourny – Event to Support Kamo’s Kids Foundation Charity

National Park Medical Center will present the 33rd Annual Christmas Scramble Golf Tournament, benefitting the Kamo’s Kids Foundation, on Friday, December 2, at Hot Springs Country Club.  Registration, sponsored by Arvest will begin at 8:30 [...]

NPMC HOSTS AHA SWEETHEARTS FOR CPR & CATH LAB TOUR

November 17th, 2016|Comments Off on NPMC HOSTS AHA SWEETHEARTS FOR CPR & CATH LAB TOUR

The American Heart Association Sweethearts recently visited National Park Medical Center to earn their adult and infant CPR certification and tour the Cardiac Catheterization Labs at the new Heart and Vascular Center of Central Arkansas.  [...]

NPMC Expands Healthcare for Hot Springs Area – 67,000 Square Foot Expansion Opens

October 20th, 2016|Comments Off on NPMC Expands Healthcare for Hot Springs Area – 67,000 Square Foot Expansion Opens

National Park Medical Center will open their 67,000 square foot expansion project to the public beginning Friday, October 28, with an open house for the public from 9 – 11:00 am.  Area residents are invited [...]

Hot Springs Sweetheart Program kicks off 11th year

October 4th, 2016|Comments Off on Hot Springs Sweetheart Program kicks off 11th year

In Photo: National Park Medical Center presents the 2017 American Heart Association Sweethearts. Sunday 36 young women from the Garland County area were welcomed into the 2016-2017 American Heart Association (AHA) Sweetheart program, [...]

Dr. Jerry Cannaday joins NPMC Healthcenter at HSV

August 11th, 2016|Comments Off on Dr. Jerry Cannaday joins NPMC Healthcenter at HSV

Dr. Jerry Cannaday Dr. Tom Pullig and the staff at the National Park Medical Center Healthcenter at Hot Springs Village are pleased to welcome family practitioner, Dr. Jerry Cannaday to their practice located [...]

NPMC Accepting Applications for Junior Volunteer Program

March 22nd, 2016|Comments Off on NPMC Accepting Applications for Junior Volunteer Program

National Park Medical Center is now accepting applications for the 2016 Junior Volunteer Summer Service Program. The program, which will begin June 6 and end in August, is designed to teach teens ages 14 to [...]

NPMC Presents 27th Annual Daffodil Days Fundraiser for ACS

February 18th, 2016|Comments Off on NPMC Presents 27th Annual Daffodil Days Fundraiser for ACS

National Park Medical Center is pleased to announce the return of the Garland County American Cancer Society’s Daffodil Days to Hot Springs. This 28th annual event will take place from Tuesday, March 8 through Saturday, [...]

AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION SWEETHEARTS LEARNING LIFE-SAVING SKILLS AND HEART HEALTHY LIFESTYLES

December 3rd, 2015|Comments Off on AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION SWEETHEARTS LEARNING LIFE-SAVING SKILLS AND HEART HEALTHY LIFESTYLES

The American Heart Association Sweethearts recently visited National Park Medical Center to earn their adult and infant CPR certification and tour the Heart and Vascular Institute’s Cardiac Catheterization Labs. Over the course of three afternoons, [...]

NPMC to Host 32ND Annual Christmas Scramble Golf Tourny – Event to Support Kamo’s Kids Foundation Charity

November 23rd, 2015|Comments Off on NPMC to Host 32ND Annual Christmas Scramble Golf Tourny – Event to Support Kamo’s Kids Foundation Charity

National Park Medical Center will present the 32nd Annual Christmas Scramble Golf Tournament, benefitting the Kamo’s Kids Foundation, on Friday, December 4, at Hot Springs Country Club. Registration, sponsored by Arvest will begin at 9 [...]

National Park Medical Center Awarded at AHA Convention

November 2nd, 2015|Comments Off on National Park Medical Center Awarded at AHA Convention

National Park Medical Center received three awards at the Arkansas Hospital Association annual convention last month. The hospital was awarded an Inpatient Quality Incentive (IQI) for quality care, Diamond Award for advertising, and the NPMC [...]

American Heart Association Sweetheart Program kicks off 10th year

October 12th, 2015|Comments Off on American Heart Association Sweetheart Program kicks off 10th year

Sunday 39 young women from the Garland County area were welcomed into the 2015-2016 American Heart Association (AHA) Sweetheart program, presented by National Park Medical Center. The AHA Sweethearts are a group of high school [...]

Pediatrician, Porter, Joins Medical Staff at NPMC

September 2nd, 2015|Comments Off on Pediatrician, Porter, Joins Medical Staff at NPMC

Dr. Jeremy Porter National Park Medical Center is pleased to welcome pediatrician, Dr. Jeremy Porter, to their medical staff. Dr. Porter joins Dr. Jana Martin, Dr. Tracy Rowe, Dr. Julia Togami & Dr. [...]

Tucker Joins Surgery Specialists of Hot Springs

July 9th, 2015|Comments Off on Tucker Joins Surgery Specialists of Hot Springs

James Tucker, M.D. (Hot Springs, AR) July 9, 2015 — Surgery Specialists of Hot Springs is proud to welcome general surgeon, Dr. James “J.J.” Tucker, to their practice at 1900 Malvern Avenue in [...]

NPMC OFFERS NEW TREATMENT FOR PERIPHERAL ARTERY DISEASE

July 1st, 2015|Comments Off on NPMC OFFERS NEW TREATMENT FOR PERIPHERAL ARTERY DISEASE

New Minimally-Invasive Procedure Available for Patients with Dangerous Condition in the Legs Linked to Heart Health (July 1, 2015) Hot Springs, AR –– National Park Medical Center is the first hospital in the Hot Springs [...]

NPMC OFFERS NEW TREATMENT FOR PERIPHERAL ARTERY DISEASE

July 1st, 2015|Comments Off on NPMC OFFERS NEW TREATMENT FOR PERIPHERAL ARTERY DISEASE

New Minimally-Invasive Procedure Available for Patients with Dangerous Condition in the Legs Linked to Heart Health National Park Medical Center is the first hospital in the Hot Springs region, and one of only two hospitals [...]

Williams Selected to Social Worker Leadership Academy

June 23rd, 2015|Comments Off on Williams Selected to Social Worker Leadership Academy

Julie Williams (Hot Springs, AR) June 23, 2015 — Julie Williams, social worker at National Park Medical Center’s Senior Care unit, has been selected by the Arkansas chapter of the National Association of [...]

NPMC Announces 2015 Junior Volunteers

June 12th, 2015|Comments Off on NPMC Announces 2015 Junior Volunteers

(Hot Springs, AR) June 8, 2015– National Park Medical Center’s annual junior volunteer summer service program welcomed 24 area teens as the program kicked off this week. The junior volunteer program, which runs through Friday, [...]

NPMC Accepting Junior Volunteer Applications

March 23rd, 2015|Comments Off on NPMC Accepting Junior Volunteer Applications

National Park Medical Center is now accepting applications for the 2015 Junior Volunteer Summer Service Program. The program, which will begin June 8 and end August 7, is designed to teach teens ages 14 to [...]

NPMC Presents 27th Annual Daffodil Days Fundraiser for ACS

March 4th, 2015|Comments Off on NPMC Presents 27th Annual Daffodil Days Fundraiser for ACS

Dr. Ted Faro Joins Hollywood Avenue Family Clinic

February 13th, 2015|Comments Off on Dr. Ted Faro Joins Hollywood Avenue Family Clinic

(Hot Springs, AR) February 5, 2015 — Drs. James Humphreys, Robert Parrott and Scott Anderson, and the staff at Hollywood Avenue Family Clinic are pleased to welcome board certified family medicine physician, Dr. Ted Faro, [...]

Dr. Richard Mynatt Joins NPMC Medical Staff – Urologist to care for patients in Hot Springs Area

November 24th, 2014|Comments Off on Dr. Richard Mynatt Joins NPMC Medical Staff – Urologist to care for patients in Hot Springs Area

Dr. Richard Mynatt (Hot Springs, AR) October 1, 2014 -- Dr. Richard Mynatt is a board certified urologist, joining the medical staff at National Park Medical Center, and now accepting new patients. Dr. [...]

NPMC Breaks Ground on Expansion Project – 67,000 square foot addition to include 22-bed ER and Heart Center of Excellence

November 24th, 2014|Comments Off on NPMC Breaks Ground on Expansion Project – 67,000 square foot addition to include 22-bed ER and Heart Center of Excellence

(Hot Springs, AR) November 19, 2014 — National Park Medical Center broke ground Tuesday, November 18, on a 67,000-square-foot expansion project that will create a standalone heart and vascular center of excellence and renovate and [...]

National Park Medical Center Recognized by ACS – NPMC Employees Raise more than $21,000

October 31st, 2014|Comments Off on National Park Medical Center Recognized by ACS – NPMC Employees Raise more than $21,000

(Hot Springs, AR)  October 24, 2014–  National Park Medical Center was recognized by the American Cancer Society Thursday for their dedication to the fight for a cure at both the local and state [...]

NPMC Receives Top Performance Award

September 26th, 2014|Comments Off on NPMC Receives Top Performance Award

(Hot Springs, AR) September 25, 2014 --     National Park Medical Center managers recently attended the annual conference for Capella Healthcare facilities in Franklin, Tennessee, where NPMC was awarded the Capella Healthcare Star of Excellence Award [...]

Dr. Greg St. John Joins Hot Springs Cardiology Associates

September 2nd, 2014|Comments Off on Dr. Greg St. John Joins Hot Springs Cardiology Associates

(Hot Springs, AR)  September 2, 2014 --   Interventional Cardiologist, Dr. Greg St. John, is now caring for patients alongside Drs. Jeffrey Tauth, Eric Bowen and Victor Castro at Hot Springs Cardiology Associates.  He [...]

Pulmonology Associates Welcomes Dr. Chinn – New Physician seeing patients in clinic and hospital

July 18th, 2014|Comments Off on Pulmonology Associates Welcomes Dr. Chinn – New Physician seeing patients in clinic and hospital

(Hot Springs, AR)  July 1, 2014 – Dr. Mushtaq Ahmad and the entire staff at Pulmonology Associates of Hot Springs is pleased to welcome Dr. Albert Jones Chinn to their clinic.  Board certified in internal [...]

Dr. Martin to Present Reflux Disease Solutions – Free Seminar on Incisionless Procedure Now Available

June 30th, 2014|Comments Off on Dr. Martin to Present Reflux Disease Solutions – Free Seminar on Incisionless Procedure Now Available

(Hot Springs, AR)  June 30, 2014 -- Tens of millions of Americans suffer with daily heartburn or other symptoms of reflux such as regurgitation, chronic cough, hoarseness and dental erosions. Until recently these people faced [...]

NPMC Presents Stained Glass to First Christian Church – FCC To Use Window During 50th Anniversary Celebration

June 26th, 2014|Comments Off on NPMC Presents Stained Glass to First Christian Church – FCC To Use Window During 50th Anniversary Celebration

(Hot Springs, AR)  June 3, 2014 – National Park Medical Center presented a more than 125-year-old stained glass window to representatives of First Christian Church today.  The stained glass was part of the First Christian [...]

NPMC Announces 2014 Junior Volunteers

June 26th, 2014|Comments Off on NPMC Announces 2014 Junior Volunteers

National Park Medical Center welcomed a record 28 junior volunteers to their facility this week for the annual Junior Volunteer Summer Service Program.  The program, which runs through Friday, August 8, is designed to help [...]

NPMC Accepting Junior Volunteer Applications

March 21st, 2014|Comments Off on NPMC Accepting Junior Volunteer Applications

March 19, 2014 (Hot Springs, Arkansas) — National Park Medical Center is now accepting applications for the 2014 Junior Volunteer Summer Service Program.  The program, which will begin June 9 and end August 8, is [...]

NPMC Presents 26th Annual Daffodil Days Fundraiser for ACS

February 17th, 2014|Comments Off on NPMC Presents 26th Annual Daffodil Days Fundraiser for ACS

February 13, 2014 (Hot Springs, AR) -- National Park Medical Center is pleased to announce the return of the Garland County American Cancer Society’s Daffodil Days to Hot Springs.  This 26th annual event will take [...]

NPMC Gives Free Cholesterol Screening – Cardiologist to Speak

February 17th, 2014|Comments Off on NPMC Gives Free Cholesterol Screening – Cardiologist to Speak

(Hot Springs, AR)  February 10, 2014 – In Honor of American Heart Month, National Park Medical Center is hosting two free breakfast seminars featuring free cholesterol screenings and a special presentation by board [...]

New Cardiologist Joins Hot Springs Cardiology Associates – Dr. Victor Castro to begin seeing patients January 6

January 13th, 2014|Comments Off on New Cardiologist Joins Hot Springs Cardiology Associates – Dr. Victor Castro to begin seeing patients January 6

(Hot Springs, AR)  December 30, 2013 --   Dr. Victor Castro is an interventional cardiologist joining Drs. Jeffrey Tauth and Eric Bowen at Hot Springs Cardiology Associates beginning January 6.  With more than 15 years of [...]

NPMC Hosting Open House for New Chapel – Hospital plans to host weekly services, faith-based organizations

January 13th, 2014|Comments Off on NPMC Hosting Open House for New Chapel – Hospital plans to host weekly services, faith-based organizations

(Hot Springs, AR)  January 9, 2014 – National Park Medical Center has constructed a new chapel complete with seating for 43, a stage and pulpit area, audio/visual system and a large mosaic centerpiece.  “We knew [...]

Lane and Guresky Join NPMC Senior Care Unit

November 22nd, 2013|Comments Off on Lane and Guresky Join NPMC Senior Care Unit

(Hot Springs, AR)   October 25, 2013 – National Park Medical Center is pleased to welcome Dr. Charles Lane and Dr. Peter Guresky to their NPMC Senior Care Behavioral Health inpatient unit.  Drs. Lane [...]

Kulpeksa Joins Hollywood Family Clinic

November 22nd, 2013|Comments Off on Kulpeksa Joins Hollywood Family Clinic

Hot Springs, AR)  October 2, 2013 – Internal Medicine physician, Dr. Joseph Kulpeksa recently joined general practitioners, Drs. James Humphreys, Scott Anderson and Robert Parrott at Hollywood Avenue Family Clinic.  Dr. Kulpeksa is board certified [...]

Pulmonology Associates Welcomes Dr. Ahmad: New Physician seeing patients in clinic and hospital

November 22nd, 2013|Comments Off on Pulmonology Associates Welcomes Dr. Ahmad: New Physician seeing patients in clinic and hospital

(Hot Springs, AR)  October 21, 2013 – The staff at Pulmonology Associates of Hot Springs is pleased to welcome Dr. Mushtaq Ahmad to their clinic.  Board certified in internal and pulmonary medicine, Dr. Ahmad is [...]

NPMC Invests in Property, Plans for Expansion

September 30th, 2013|Comments Off on NPMC Invests in Property, Plans for Expansion

(Hot Springs, AR)  September 24, 2013 – National Park Medical Center recently began clearing and preparing almost 9 acres of land adjacent to their current location for the purpose of completing some key expansion initiatives [...]

Dr. Kathy Liverett Makes Healthcare More Accessible for Hot Springs Area Patients

September 27th, 2013|Comments Off on Dr. Kathy Liverett Makes Healthcare More Accessible for Hot Springs Area Patients

Adult and Pediatric Infectious Diseases physician, Dr. Kathy Liverett, has been in practice in Hot Springs for just around 6 weeks, but she’s already seeing the benefits of her presence in the market.  [...]

Martin to Present Breast Health Lunch & Learn

September 23rd, 2013|Comments Off on Martin to Present Breast Health Lunch & Learn

(Hot Springs, AR)  September 23, 2013 – General surgeon, Dr. Adriane Martin will present an informative “Lunch & Learn” on the topic of Breast Health on Thursday, October 10 at The Atrium at [...]

NPMC Receives Regional Recognition from Cancer Society – Staff Raises more than $20,000

September 11th, 2013|Comments Off on NPMC Receives Regional Recognition from Cancer Society – Staff Raises more than $20,000

(Hot Springs, AR)  September 3, 2013 –  National Park Medical Center was recently recognized by the American Cancer Society for their dedication to the fight for a cure at both the local and regional levels.  [...]

NPMC Recognized for Satisfaction, Leadership – Jerry Mabry, Robbie Pettey receive leadership awards

September 11th, 2013|Comments Off on NPMC Recognized for Satisfaction, Leadership – Jerry Mabry, Robbie Pettey receive leadership awards

(Hot Springs, AR) August 26, 2013 – National Park Medical Center was the recipient of several prestigious awards at Capella Healthcare’s annual leadership conference.  Among the awards the hospital received were Highest Outpatient Satisfaction, Best [...]

Glenwood FBC Ladies Ministry Deliver Pillowcases to NPMC

September 11th, 2013|Comments Off on Glenwood FBC Ladies Ministry Deliver Pillowcases to NPMC

The Ladies Ministry at the Glenwood First Baptist Church is providing a piece of comfort and a burst of color to many area individuals who are away from home for various reasons. They are meeting [...]

Capella Healthcare and Mercy Health End Partnership Discussions

June 27th, 2013|Comments Off on Capella Healthcare and Mercy Health End Partnership Discussions

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. – Capella Healthcare and Mercy Health have ended their discussions at this time to join together National Park Medical Center and Mercy Hot Springs, officials announced today. This announcement comes after more [...]

NPMC Announces 2013 Junior Volunteers

June 17th, 2013|Comments Off on NPMC Announces 2013 Junior Volunteers

National Park Medical Center welcomed a record 26 junior volunteers to their facility this week for the annual Junior Volunteer Summer Service Program.  The program, which runs through Friday, August 9, is designed to help [...]

NPMC Auxiliary Installs New Officers, Starts New Programming

May 23rd, 2013|Comments Off on NPMC Auxiliary Installs New Officers, Starts New Programming

The National Park Medical Center Auxiliary installed their new officers for the 2013/2014 year on Tuesday, May 7, at Hot Springs Country Club.  The officers were installed by Arkansas Hospital Auxiliary Association southwest district chair, [...]

Johnson to Discuss Joint Pain & Treatments

May 23rd, 2013|Comments Off on Johnson to Discuss Joint Pain & Treatments

May 21, 2013 (Hot Springs, AR) – Orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Trent Johnson, will present at a complimentary luncheon on Friday, June 14, at the Coronado Center in Hot Springs Village.  Dr. Johnson, who is part [...]

New free service from NPMC offers online resource for personalized health information

May 23rd, 2013|Comments Off on New free service from NPMC offers online resource for personalized health information

May 21, 2013 (Hot Springs, AR) – National Park Medical Center recently unveiled an innovative, personalized online health information resource now available on the NPMC website at nationalparkmedical.com The NPMC Health e-News allows subscribers to [...]

Celebrate Daffodil Day on March 16th! Order your daffodils today!

February 13th, 2013|Comments Off on Celebrate Daffodil Day on March 16th! Order your daffodils today!

NPMC Presents 25th Annual Daffodil Days Fundraiser   February 8, 2013 (Hot Springs, AR) -- National Park Medical Center is pleased to announce the return of the Garland County American Cancer Society’s Daffodil Days to [...]

Do You Know the Warning Signs of a Heart Attack?

February 1st, 2013|Comments Off on Do You Know the Warning Signs of a Heart Attack?

How do you survive a heart attack?  Fast action is your best weapon. Clot-busting drugs and other artery-opening treatments can stop a heart attack in its tracks. Given soon after symptoms begin, these treatments can [...]

29th Annual NPMC Christmas Scramble Golf Tournament

November 15th, 2012|Comments Off on 29th Annual NPMC Christmas Scramble Golf Tournament

Diabetes and the Link to Heart Attack and Stroke

November 15th, 2012|Comments Off on Diabetes and the Link to Heart Attack and Stroke

But disease may be controlled with proper medical oversight and a healthier lifestyle   November may be designated as Diabetes Awareness Month, but most people already know a friend or family member, or several, afflicted [...]

Giving birth? There’s an app for that at National Park Medical Center!

November 14th, 2012|Comments Off on Giving birth? There’s an app for that at National Park Medical Center!

Making Halloween Trick-or-Treating Safer for All Ages

October 22nd, 2012|Comments Off on Making Halloween Trick-or-Treating Safer for All Ages

With some planning and common sense, Halloween can be fun – and safe – for children of all ages! For sheer fun, Halloween has developed into one of the most celebrated and anticipated days of [...]

NPMC Introduces 2013 AHA Sweethearts

October 2nd, 2012|Comments Off on NPMC Introduces 2013 AHA Sweethearts

For the 7th consecutive year, National Park Medical Center is proud to sponsor the American Heart Association’s annual Sweetheart program for the 2013 Heart Ball.  The AHA Sweethearts are a group of High School Sophomore [...]

Mabry Named Capella’s CEO of the Year Uses Honor to Support Change Point Organization

September 27th, 2012|Comments Off on Mabry Named Capella’s CEO of the Year Uses Honor to Support Change Point Organization

Jerry Mabry, Arkansas Market CEO for Capella Healthcare, has been honored for his leadership as CEO of National Park Medical Center.  He was one of two CEOs named “CEO of the Year” by Capella Healthcare [...]

2013 Heart Ball Chaired by Lathams

September 27th, 2012|Comments Off on 2013 Heart Ball Chaired by Lathams

The American Heart Association is gearing up for next year’s Hot Springs Heart Ball with the start-up of the 2012/2013 sweetheart program sponsored by National Park Medical Center, and plans underway for the 2013 Heart [...]

Capella Healthcare and Mercy Health Sign Definitive Agreement to Join Health Providers in Hot Springs

September 26th, 2012|Comments Off on Capella Healthcare and Mercy Health Sign Definitive Agreement to Join Health Providers in Hot Springs

Capella Healthcare, parent of National Park Medical Center, and Mercy Health, parent of Mercy Hospital and Mercy Clinic in Hot Springs (formerly St. Joseph’s Mercy Health System), have signed an Asset Purchase Agreement for the [...]

Dr. Kevin Hale Receives Capella’s Physician Leadership Award

September 21st, 2012|Comments Off on Dr. Kevin Hale Receives Capella’s Physician Leadership Award

Dr. Kevin Hale is the recent recipient of Capella Healthcare’s inaugural “Physician Leadership Award” that recognizes physician leadership across all five of Capella’s Pillars: people, service, quality, growth and financial stability.  The award was presented [...]

NPMC Receives Top Performance Award

September 21st, 2012|Comments Off on NPMC Receives Top Performance Award

Executives for National Park Medical Center recently attended the annual conference for Capella Healthcare facilities in Franklin, Tennessee, where NPMC was awarded the Capella Healthcare Star of Excellence Award for being the company’s top performing [...]

NPMC Announces 2012 Junior Volunteers

June 12th, 2012|Comments Off on NPMC Announces 2012 Junior Volunteers

National Park Medical Center welcomed sixteen junior volunteers to their facility this week for the annual Junior Volunteer Summer Service Program.  The program, which runs through August 9, is designed to help young people learn [...]

National Park Medical Center Employees Honored

June 12th, 2012|Comments Off on National Park Medical Center Employees Honored

National Park Medical Center employees were recently honored at an awards luncheon held Thursday, May 24, at Hot Springs Country Club.  The luncheon was hosted by Jerry Mabry, Capella Healthcare’s Arkansas Region President, and emceed [...]

Capella Healthcare and Mercy Health Launch Website with Latest News on Affiliation Discussions

May 10th, 2012|Comments Off on Capella Healthcare and Mercy Health Launch Website with Latest News on Affiliation Discussions

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. – A new website dedicated to informing hospital employees, physicians, volunteers and the community about the proposed affiliation between Mercy in Hot Springs (formerly St. Joseph’s Mercy Health System) and National Park [...]

NPMC Opens Senior Care Unit for Geriatric Behavioral Health

April 30th, 2012|Comments Off on NPMC Opens Senior Care Unit for Geriatric Behavioral Health

National Park Medical Center opened a specialized unit for the care of geriatric patients requiring behavioral health care within the hospital on April 16.  The unit, called Senior Care, is specifically designed for [...]

Advanced Lung Cancer Surgery Available in Hot Springs; Performed Exclusively at NPMC

April 17th, 2012|Comments Off on Advanced Lung Cancer Surgery Available in Hot Springs; Performed Exclusively at NPMC

Cardiovascular/thoracic surgeon, Dr. Edward Taliaferro Warren and General Surgeon, Dr. Robert Breving are working together at National Park Medical Center to provide an advanced lung cancer procedure called Video Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) [...]

NPMC Now Accepting Junior Volunteer Applications

April 11th, 2012|Comments Off on NPMC Now Accepting Junior Volunteer Applications

National Park Medical Center is now accepting applications for their 2012 Junior Volunteer summer service program. The program, which will begin in mid-June and last until mid-August, is designed to teach teens age 14 and [...]

New guidelines for women’s health screenings

March 27th, 2012|Comments Off on New guidelines for women’s health screenings

In March, new recommendations for cervical cancer screening were released by two separate groups: the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) and a multidisciplinary partnership among the American Cancer Society/American Society for Colposcopy [...]

National Park Medical Center Partners with UAMS for Nation’s Largest Statewide Telestroke System

March 21st, 2012|Comments Off on National Park Medical Center Partners with UAMS for Nation’s Largest Statewide Telestroke System

National Park Medical Center has partnered with the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) to provide life-saving emergency care for stroke patients in their facility.  Called Arkansas SAVES (Stroke Assistance through Virtual [...]

NPMC Earns Excellence Through Insight Award from HealthStream

March 21st, 2012|Comments Off on NPMC Earns Excellence Through Insight Award from HealthStream

National Park Medical Center has been named a 2012 Excellence through lnsight award recipient in the category of “Patient Satisfaction” by HealthStream (NASDAQ: HSTM), a leading provider of learning and research solutions for healthcare industry.   [...]

NPMC acquires new interventional cardiovascular equipment to enhance patient care

January 23rd, 2012|Comments Off on NPMC acquires new interventional cardiovascular equipment to enhance patient care

With one in five Americans suffering from one or more forms of cardiovascular disease, making advancements in the medical technology used to diagnose and treat these conditions is critical. In an effort to [...]

Feimster recognized for 40 years at NPMC

January 23rd, 2012|Comments Off on Feimster recognized for 40 years at NPMC

Marilyn Feimster, LPN II, was recognized at a National Park Medical Center awards luncheon for providing 40 years of service to the hospital.  The luncheon, held January 17 at Hot Springs Country Club, [...]

National Park Medical Center rewarded for quality improvement

January 23rd, 2012|Comments Off on National Park Medical Center rewarded for quality improvement

National Park Medical Center was recently recognized for their quality improvement efforts and dedication to quality care.  NPMC is one of 31 Arkansas Hospitals receiving the 2011 Arkansas Medicaid Inpatient Quality Incentive (IQI).  [...]

National Park Medical Center recognized for regional ACS fundraising

January 23rd, 2012|Comments Off on National Park Medical Center recognized for regional ACS fundraising

National Park Medical Center employees were recently recognized for their 2011 American Cancer Society Relay for Life fundraising efforts at a regional level.  NPMC raised more than $21,000 for the Relay, making them [...]

NPMC Offers Optimal Diagnosis and Treatment for Coronary Artery Disease

December 13th, 2011|Comments Off on NPMC Offers Optimal Diagnosis and Treatment for Coronary Artery Disease

Hot Springs, AR – (December 1, 2011) – Interventional cardiologists at the Heart and Vascular Institute at National Park Medical Center recently became the first area physicians using both intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) and fractional flow [...]

NPMC Opens New Breast Center

September 30th, 2011|Comments Off on NPMC Opens New Breast Center

NPMC Opens New Breast Center PRESS RELEASE National Park Medical Center 1910 Malvern Avenue Hot Springs, AR 71901 www.nationalparkmedical.com Contact name: Mandy Brown Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator Contact number: (501) 620-2705 Mandy.brown@npmchs.com FOR IMMEDIATE [...]

NPMC Introduces 2012 AHA Sweethearts

September 27th, 2011|Comments Off on NPMC Introduces 2012 AHA Sweethearts

NPMC Introduces 2012 AHA Sweethearts PRESS RELEASE National Park Medical Center 1910 Malvern Avenue Hot Springs, AR 71901 www.nationalparkmedical.com Contact name: Mandy Brown Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator Contact number: (501) 620-2705 Mandy.brown@npmchs.com FOR IMMEDIATE [...]

28th Annual Christmas Scramble To Benefit Kamo’s Kids Foundation

September 7th, 2011|Comments Off on 28th Annual Christmas Scramble To Benefit Kamo’s Kids Foundation

28th Annual Christmas Scramble To Benefit Kamo’s Kids Foundation PRESS RELEASE National Park Medical Center 1910 Malvern Avenue Hot Springs, AR 71901 www.nationalparkmedical.com Contact name: Mandy Brown Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator Contact number: (501) [...]

Orthopaedic Center Of Hot Springs Welcomes Trent D. Johnson, M.D.

September 6th, 2011|Comments Off on Orthopaedic Center Of Hot Springs Welcomes Trent D. Johnson, M.D.

Orthopaedic Center Of Hot Springs Welcomes Trent D. Johnson, M.D. PRESS RELEASE National Park Medical Center 1910 Malvern Avenue Hot Springs, AR 71901 www.nationalparkmedical.com Contact name: Mandy Brown Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator Contact number: [...]

NPMC Rehab Receives Highest Level Accreditation

September 1st, 2011|Comments Off on NPMC Rehab Receives Highest Level Accreditation

NPMC Rehab Receives Highest Level Accreditation PRESS RELEASE National Park Medical Center 1910 Malvern Avenue Hot Springs, AR 71901 www.nationalparkmedical.com Contact name: Mandy Brown Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator Contact number: (501) 620-2705 Mandy.brown@npmchs.com FOR [...]

NPMC Auxiliary Makes Cardiac Rehab Donation

August 30th, 2011|Comments Off on NPMC Auxiliary Makes Cardiac Rehab Donation

NPMC Auxiliary Makes Cardiac Rehab Donation PRESS RELEASE National Park Medical Center 1910 Malvern Avenue Hot Springs, AR 71901 www.nationalparkmedical.com Contact name: Mandy Brown Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator Contact number: (501) 620-2705 Mandy.brown@npmchs.com FOR [...]

NPMC Awarded For Top Performance

August 27th, 2011|Comments Off on NPMC Awarded For Top Performance

NPMC Awarded For Top Performance PRESS RELEASE National Park Medical Center 1910 Malvern Avenue Hot Springs, AR 71901 www.nationalparkmedical.com Contact name: Mandy Brown Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator Contact number: (501) 620-2705 Mandy.brown@npmchs.com FOR IMMEDIATE [...]

Hot Springs Cardiology Associates Welcomes Lindsay Cortez, APN

August 8th, 2011|Comments Off on Hot Springs Cardiology Associates Welcomes Lindsay Cortez, APN

Hot Springs Cardiology Associates Welcomes Lindsay Cortez, APN PRESS RELEASE National Park Medical Center 1910 Malvern Avenue Hot Springs, AR 71901 www.nationalparkmedical.com Contact name: Mandy Brown Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator Contact number: (501) 620-2705 [...]

NPMC Employees Raise Over $20,000 For ACS Relay For Life

June 27th, 2011|Comments Off on NPMC Employees Raise Over $20,000 For ACS Relay For Life

PRESS RELEASE National Park Medical Center 1910 Malvern Avenue Hot Springs, AR 71901 www.nationalparkmedical.com Contact name: Mandy Brown Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator Contact number: (501) 620-2705 Mandy.brown@npmchs.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Hot Springs, [...]

Capella Healthcare Presents Check For More Than $14,000 To Aid In Disaster Relief

June 14th, 2011|Comments Off on Capella Healthcare Presents Check For More Than $14,000 To Aid In Disaster Relief

Donation Goes To The Care Fund Which Is Assisting Health Professionals in Seven States PRESS RELEASE National Park Medical Center 1910 Malvern Avenue Hot Springs, AR 71901 www.nationalparkmedical.com Contact name: Mandy Brown Marketing & Public [...]

NPMC Announces 2011 Junior Volunteers

June 13th, 2011|Comments Off on NPMC Announces 2011 Junior Volunteers

PRESS RELEASE National Park Medical Center 1910 Malvern Avenue Hot Springs, AR 71901 www.nationalparkmedical.com Contact name: Mandy Brown Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator Contact number: (501) 620-2705 Mandy.brown@npmchs.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Hot Springs, AR) National [...]

Dr. Pullig Celebrates Anniversary With Open House

June 10th, 2011|Comments Off on Dr. Pullig Celebrates Anniversary With Open House

PRESS RELEASE National Park Medical Center 1910 Malvern Avenue Hot Springs, AR 71901 www.nationalparkmedical.com Contact name: Mandy Brown Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator Contact number: (501) 620-2705 Mandy.brown@npmchs.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Hot Springs, AR) Dr. [...]

NPMC Sponsors M.E.N.D. Program In Hot Springs

May 18th, 2011|Comments Off on NPMC Sponsors M.E.N.D. Program In Hot Springs

NPMC Sponsors M.E.N.D. Program in Hot Springs PRESS RELEASE National Park Medical Center 1910 Malvern Avenue Hot Springs, AR 71901 www.nationalparkmedical.com Contact name: Mandy Brown Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator Contact number: (501) 620-2705 Mandy.brown@npmchs.com [...]

National Park Medical Center Employees Honored

March 19th, 2011|Comments Off on National Park Medical Center Employees Honored

National Park Medical Center Employees Honored PRESS RELEASE National Park Medical Center 1910 Malvern Avenue Hot Springs, AR 71901 www.nationalparkmedical.com Contact name: Mandy Brown Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator Contact number: (501) 620-2705 Mandy.brown@npmchs.com FOR [...]

NPMC Recognizes National Sleep Awareness Week

March 3rd, 2011|Comments Off on NPMC Recognizes National Sleep Awareness Week

NPMC Recognizes National Sleep Awareness Week PRESS RELEASE National Park Medical Center 1910 Malvern Avenue Hot Springs, AR 71901 www.nationalparkmedical.com Contact name: Mandy Brown Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator Contact number: (501) 620-2705 Mandy.brown@npmchs.com FOR [...]

ACS Daffodil Days Presented by NPMC

February 15th, 2011|Comments Off on ACS Daffodil Days Presented by NPMC

ASC Daffodil Days Presented by NPMC PRESS RELEASE National Park Medical Center 1910 Malvern Avenue Hot Springs, AR 71901 www.nationalparkmedical.com Contact name: Mandy Golleher Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator Contact number: (501) 620-2705 (501) 627-6286 [...]

NPMC Hosts AARP Driver Safety Course For 15 Years

December 23rd, 2010|Comments Off on NPMC Hosts AARP Driver Safety Course For 15 Years

NPMC Hosts AARP Driver Safety Course for 15 Years PRESS RELEASE National Park Medical Center 1910 Malvern Avenue Hot Springs, AR 71901 www.nationalparkmedical.com Contact name: Mandy Brown Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator Contact number: (501) [...]

Hot Springs Cardiology Associates Welcomes Dr. Eric Bowen

December 10th, 2010|Comments Off on Hot Springs Cardiology Associates Welcomes Dr. Eric Bowen

Hot Springs Cardiology Associates Welcomes Dr. Eric Bowen PRESS RELEASE National Park Medical Center 1910 Malvern Avenue Hot Springs, AR 71901 www.nationalparkmedical.com Contact name: Mandy Brown Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator Contact number: (501) 620-2705 [...]