Blog Posts in 2018

  • Ashley County Medical Center in Crossett Receives Honorable Mention Award at the 10th Anniversary AR SAVES Conference

    Ashley County Medical Center has been awarded the Honorable Mention Award at the tenth anniversary AR SAVES Conference in Hot Springs, Arkansas for being "most improved" in the care of stroke patients. The medical center is one of six hospitals selected as winners of this year's Honorable Mention Award. Sites were chosen based on meeting basic requirements of an AR SAVES site and by ...
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  • $600K Grant to Expand Mental Health Services in Ashley County

    Crossett, ARK - The Health Resources and Services Administration awarded a $600,000 grant to the Arkansas Rural Health Partnership (ARHP) for the creation of the ARHP-Outreach Program (ARHP-OP). The three-year project will expand health care service delivery by increasing prevention, education, and access to mental and behavioral health services to residents of Ashley County and other rural ...
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  • ACMC Board Heavy-Hearted Due to Lack of EMS Funding Solution

    Crossett, AR, May 1, 2018— To continue our 110-year legacy of service to the citizens of Ashley County, we at Ashley County Medical Center (ACMC) believe that you cannot put a price tag on a life. With this mission, we took it upon ourselves to sustain Ashley County’s current Emergency Medical Service when approached by FAST ambulance service in April 2017. That is when the service ...
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  • Ashley County Medical Center's Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support Program becomes a Medicare Certified Diabetes Self-Management Education program through AADE-Accreditation

    Crossett, AR — Ashley County Medical Center’s Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support Program was recently named an accredited diabetes education program by the American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE), a National Accredited Organization (NAO), certified by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). This will allow the people with Diabetes in and around ...
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  • Community Connection - Edition 3

    A Message from Our CEO: Dear staff and friends of Ashley County Medical Center, As the first of March has arrived, hopefully that means warmer and drier weather to come along with it. Ashley County Medical Center is preparing for their Nineteenth Annual Event that will be taking place on April 27th. This year we are celebrating the hospital's 110-year anniversary serving the residents of ...
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  • ACMC Welcomes Jenny Murphy, MNSc, APRN, FNP-C to Their Team

    Crossett, AR, January 2, 2018—Ashley County Medical Center Welcomes Jenny Murphy, MNSc, APRN, FNP-C as their newest provider at the Hamburg Health Clinic. Jenny has worked at ACMC for 9 years serving in a number of areas such as Labor and Delivery, 2- Center, Surgery, and other areas of the hospital as needed. She received her nursing degree from Baptist Health School of Nursing. She went on ...
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