Blog Posts in 2019

  • Ashley County Medical Center Recognized by the Arkansas Department of Health with Stroke Designation

    Ashley County Medical Center has been recognized by the Arkansas Department of Health (ADH) as an Arkansas Stroke Ready Hospital (ArSRH). “With stroke, every second counts. Each hour of delay in stroke treatment ages the brain close to 4 years and increases the chances of permanent disability,” said Appathurai Balamurugan, MD, DrPH, State Chronic Disease Director and Medical Director ...
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  • Ashley County Medical Center Joins Arkansas Movement to Reduce Specimen Errors

    Crossett, Ark. – Ashley County Medical Center is partnering with American Data Network PSO (ADNPSO) in an initiative aimed at collecting and analyzing Specimen events which are prevalent, costly and can lead to serious medical mistakes including diagnostic errors and inappropriate treatments. “Laboratory testing is essential to medical decision-making. Unfortunately, mix-ups and ...
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  • Congratulations to ACMC's 2019 New Year Baby

    Congratulations to ACMC's 2019 New Year Baby, Korey Kay’Ceon Atkins! Korey arrived on January 1, 2019, at 3:45 PM, weighing 6lbs 5 oz. and is welcomed by mom, LaSonya Taylor, and dad, Keoddrick Atkins. Pictured with the family are Dr. Gomez, Pediatrician, and Dr. Rushton, OB/GYN. Korey was presented a basket of baby essentials from ACMC! Congratulations on your new bundle of joy!!
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