WRHS News and Updates

WRHS Information Systems Team Giving in the Spirit of Christmas
When the Chief Information Officer, Jeff Reifsteck, heard that the Batesville School District was in need of food for their pantry, he knew the Information Systems Team would take action.
White River Health System CEO Connection - December 2018
As the host of WRHS CEO Connection, Successor CEO Gary Paxson recognizes employees and shares important information with employees, physicians, and friends of WRHS. Mr. Paxson's guest is Lindsey Castleberry, Vice President for Human Resources and WRHS Legal Counsel.
WRHS Joins Antibiotic Stewardship and Infection Collaborative
WRHS joins 36 hospitals and 21 nursing homes in statewide antibiotic stewardship collaborative to reduce unnecessary antibiotic prescriptions and to improve infection prevention related to patient transitions between healthcare facilities.
WRMC 5K
WRMC 5K net $10K for local public school food pantries.
WRMC Community Health Education
White River Health System CEO Connection - November 2018
As the host of WRHS CEO Connection, Successor CEO Gary Paxson recognizes employees and shares important information with employees, physicians, and friends of WRHS. Mr. Paxson's guest is Gene Winters, WRHS Chief Financial Officer.
Physicians Discuss Robotic-Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery
Drs. Jeff Angel and Dylan Carpenter, Orthopaedic Surgeons, recently discussed the benefits of Robotic-Assisted joint replacement surgery at White River Medical Center’s (WRMC) Community Health Education luncheon.
WRMC Community Education
David Yarnell, MD, General Surgeon, recently discussed hernia surgery and the benefits of the daVinci X Robotic - assisted surgical system at White River Medical Center’s (WRMC) Community Health Education luncheon.
WRMC Internal Medicine Program Earns Continued Accreditation
The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education advanced WRHS Institutional Sponsorship to continued accreditation.
Local Healthcare Leaders Recognized
White River Health System (WRHS) administrators, volunteers, and staff recently received awards at the Arkansas Hospital Association (AHA) Annual Meeting in Little Rock.