Blog Posts in 2017

  • Newsletter-July Edition

    A Message from Our CEO: It is an exciting time at Ashley County Medical Center as we grow to better serve our family, friends, and neighbors of Southeast Arkansas. I would like to welcome our two new OB/GYNS, Dr. James Brown and Dr. Ira Murphy. Dr. Brown and Murphy join Dr. Stewart Rushton at Ashley Women’s Health Services in Crossett. It really is a blessing to have three board certified ...
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  • Ashley County Medical Center, Family Clinic of Ashley County Sign Merger Agreement

    Crossett, AR, June 27, 2017—Ashley County Medical Center and the Family Clinic of Ashley County have announced that the two entities have agreed to merge. The organizational structure of the clinic will now transition to hospital governance so that all physicians and staff will become employees of Ashley County Medical Center. Officials say this is a mutual merging that will not change ...
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  • Ashley County Medical Center ACQUIRES TOSHIBA'S NEW VANTAGE TITAN MR SYSTEM

    The Vantage Titan’s patient-focused features significantly improve patient comfort and increase the range of patients who can be imaged with MR. The open bore provides a greater feeling of openness for the patient, and Toshiba’s patented Pianissimo technology dramatically reduces acoustic noise, the most significant cause of patient discomfort during an MR exam. The Vantage Titan MR ...
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  • Dr. Rodney Dixon named Medical Director of the Year

    Emergency Staffing Solutions is proud to announce the title of Medical Director of the Year to Dr. Rodney Dixon, Medical Director at Ashley County Medical Center. ESS has been providing custom-tailored Management & Staffing for Emergency Department, Hospitalist and Hybrid programs since 2001. We specialize in low and mid-volume facilities in rural and suburban settings across 13 states and ...
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  • MARCH OF DIMES RECOGNIZES ASHLEY COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER FOR ITS WORK TO GIVE MORE BABIES A HEALTHY START IN LIFE

    Crossett, Arkansas, June 20, 2017 –Ashley County Medical Center has reduced the number of elective inductions and cesarean deliveries performed before 39 completed weeks of pregnancy. This will give more babies a healthy start in life, the March of Dimes says. “We’re proud of our expert team of physicians and nurses who recognized the problem of unnecessary early deliveries in ...
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  • Ashley County Medical Center of Crossett Receives Award at the 8th Annual AR SAVES Conference

    May 11, 2017 - Ashley County Medical Center in Crossett, Arkansas, has been awarded the Site Excellence Award at the eighth annual AR SAVES Conference in Hot Springs, Arkansas for being "above the rest" in the care of stroke patients. The medical center is one of four hospitals selected as winners of this year's Site Excellence Award. Sites were chosen based on exceptional ...
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  • Wellness and Weight Loss Program

    Ashley County Medical Center is preparing to launch a new program, the ACMC Ideal Weight and Wellness Program. This Medically Managed Wellness and Weight Loss Program is a four-phase therapy program consisting of a weight loss phase, followed by three phases to help you maintain your new weight and body health. During this course, you will receive the following: Weekly one-on-one coaching and ...
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  • Ashley County Medical Center in Crossett welcomes Dr. James Brown, board certified Obstetrics and Gynecologist to their team

    Crossett, AR, January 27, 2017—Ashley County Medical Center in Crossett welcomes Dr. James Brown, board certified Obstetrics and Gynecologist to their team. A native of California, Brown has been practicing for 25 years. He received his doctorate of medicine from St. Georges University School of Medicine in Grenada, West Indies. His residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology was ...
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