WRHS News and Updates

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
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.
2018 HealthFirst - Women's Health Expo
White River Medical Center, First Community Bank, the city of Batesville are please to invite our community to HealthFirst Women's Health Expo. Join us Tuesday October 23 from 4 to 7 pm at the Batesville Community and Aquatic Center.
Healthfirst and Heart Disease
Bennett Rudorfer, MD talks with David Black about heart disease and the upcoming Health Expo in Batesville.