WRHS Clinics Offer Sports Physicals

Whitney Melton, APRN, Seth Wood, Yolonda Reed, APRNPleasant Plains, Ark.—Whitney Melton (left), APRN at the Newark Medical Clinic, and Yolonda Reed (Right), APRN at the Pleasant Plains Medical Clinic, listen to the heart and lungs of Midland school student, Seth Wood, as a part of a sports physical. Melton and Reed, along with the help of nursing students from the University of Arkansas Community College in Batesville, provided sports physicals to 130 Midland School student athletes at no cost.  APRNs throughout White River Health System, with the help of nursing students from local colleges, will be providing this free service to student athletes in schools throughout the area to ensure safe participation during sports.