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  • Community Connection - August: Message From Our CEO

    What an exciting last quarter we have had at Ashley County Medical Center! ACMC has welcomed two new physicians, Board Certified General Surgeon, Dr. Sarahrose Webster, and Dr. Kenneth Prather who is working in our ER and Wound Clinic. We are blessed to have had them join our ACMC team! I celebrated my tenth anniversary at ACMC this summer. As I have reflected over the course of the past decade, I ...
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  • New Furniture for Patient Rooms

    On Saturday, August 10 th, Ashley County Medical Center rolled out 153 pieces of new patient furniture to add comfort, quality, and modernization to your hospital experience. This was the first major new bed and furniture purchase in more than 20 years. The project began several years ago with research and trials of various vendors and furniture. Most importantly with attention of the patient as ...
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  • ASHLEY COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER INSTALLS ARKANSAS' FIRST FUJIFILM ASPIRE CRISTALLE WITH DIGITAL BREAST TOMOSYNTHESIS

    Ashley County Medical Center upgrades digital mammography solution designed to improve visibility to enable diagnostic confidence, increase patient comfort and improve the patient experience FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc., a leading provider of diagnostic imaging and medical informatics solutions, announced today that Ashley County Medical Center has recently invested in new upgrades to its ...
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  • ACMC Welcome Dr. Sarahrose Webster

    Crossett, AR, June 10, 2019- Ashley County Medical Center welcomes Dr. Sarahrose Webster to their team. A native of Seattle, Washington, Webster received her medical degree from the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine. Her residency training in General Surgery was completed at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock. Dr. Webster is certified by the American Board ...
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  • ACMC Welcomes New Provider Cyndi Bryan and New Clinic

    Ashley County Medical Center Welcomes Cyndi Bryan, FNP-BC as their newest provider at their new clinic, Ashley Family Clinic. Cyndi received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Louisiana at Monroe. She went on to receive her Master of Science in Nursing-Family Practitioner from Mississippi University for Women. Ashley County Medical Center’s Chief Executive Officer, ...
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  • Community Connection: A Message from our CEO

    Dear staff and friends of Ashley County Medical Center, What an exciting last quarter we have had at Ashley County Medical Center! ACMC was named a stroke ready site, joined a movement to reduce specimen errors, and awarded the Betty A. Lowe MD Award. Ashley County Medical Center was named as an Arkansas Stroke Ready Hospital (ArSRH) by the Arkansas Department of Health. Hospitals designated as ...
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  • After 37 Years, Dr. Gresham is Moving!

    Dr Gresham will be leaving the group after June 30 of this year with plans to move out of the area and closer to family. Dr Gresham has served in Crossett as a family doctor for the past 37 years. While his dedication will be missed in the practice and in the community, we certainly wish him all the best in his next adventure. Meanwhile, it is important to us that you have all the facts and know ...
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  • 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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  • Arkansas Children's Forum Highlights Focus on Improving Child Health Statewide

    Recognizes Champions for Children, Including Walmart & Nursery Alliance Arkansas Children’s leaders shared a vision to significantly improve overall child health in the state on Wednesday as part of the Arkansas Children’s Foundation’s annual Children’s Forum. The forum highlighted the work of Arkansas Children’s partners, including Walmart and Legal Aid of ...
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  • A Message from Our CEO:

    Dear staff and friends of Ashley County Medical Center, Summer 2018 has flown past us! I hope each of you have had a nice and safe summer with your family. We have had a lot of exciting events happening at Ashley County Medical Center since our last Newsletter went out. Ashley County Medical Center has joined Arkansas Children’s Hospital Nursery Alliance. The announcement took place in June ...
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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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  • 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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  • 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 Launches New Logo

    Ashley County Medical Center is proud to announce the launch of a new logo! With all the exciting milestones we have hit over the years, it seemed like the perfect time to evaluate our hospital’s brand. After careful consideration, employees voicing their opinions in a vote, and the Administrative Staff and Executive Board’s approval, our new logo represents our hospital now and where ...
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  • Ashley County Medical Center Welcomes Dr. Warren "Skip" MacDonald to their team

    Ashley County Medical Center Welcomes Dr. Warren “Skip” MacDonald to their team. A native of Pennsylvania, MacDonald has been practicing for 39-years. He received his medical degree from M.D. Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia. His residency training in Orthopedic surgery was completed at the United States Naval Hospital in Philadelphia. Dr. MacDonald is certified by the ...
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  • MASH & CHAMPS

    Our second day of MASH & CHAMPS is underway! We love having students here who want to learn about the healthcare field. Our second day of MASH & CHAMPS is underway! We love having students here who want to learn about the healthcare field. Our second day of MASH & CHAMPS is underway! We love having students here who want to learn about the healthcare field. M*A*S*H (Medical ...
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