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MENA REGIONAL HEALTH SYSTEM TO HOST 3RD YEAR MEDICAL STUDENTS

Following the June financial report of the Mena Regional Health System, CEO Jay Quebedeaux stated July was shaping up to be another strong financial month. According to the operating indicators, Mena Regional Health System is at or above budget in most critical areas. There were 120 admissions during the month of June. There have been a total of 816 admissions ...

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Polk County Births

Carolyn and Kaspar McLeod, of Cove, are the proud parents of a baby boy born on February 24th. Kaela and Tate Mendoza, of Mena, are the proud parents of a baby boy born on February 27th Sadie Potter and Ethan Peters, of Mena, are the proud parents of a baby girl born on February 27th. Nicole and Ronald Medford, of ...

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MRHS Women’s Center Donation

Carole Timberlake, Mena resident, has made several donations to the Women’s Center at Mena Regional Health System in an effort to assist those parents who need items for their newborn babies.  Her mission began when her grandsons were 3 and 5 years old.  At that time, she was working with the Austin Street Shelter in the Dallas, Texas area.  She ...

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Polk County Births

Nora Murphy and Samuel Robinson, of Wickes, are the proud parents of a baby girl born on February 5th. Shennel and Brandon Deer, of Dierks, are the proud parents of a baby girl born on February 6th. Katlynn Hughes and Caleb Clausen, of Mena, are the proud parents of a baby girl born on February 6th. Chloe and Robert Gurley, ...

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Chamber Welcomes New Vision with Ribbon Cutting

Mena Regional Health System partnered with New Vision, a medically supervised withdrawal management service, last year to provide a medically supported detox program to the area. “There is a huge need,” said MRHS Administrator Jay Quebedeaux at the program’s launch. “We think it will do extremely well here.” The program provides a hospital setting where alcohol or drug addicted persons ...

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MRHS Medical Records Department Recognized

The Medical Records Department at Mena Regional Health System was recently recognized by Vital Records as one of the top facilities in the state of Arkansas for timely registration of birth certificates.  Arkansas law requires a certificate of birth for every birth to be filed within 10 days after the birth.  The analysis was reported for the period of January ...

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MRHS Goes Red for Women’s Heart Health

Mena Regional Health System recently participated in the American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women movement, which advocates for more research and swifter action for women’s heart health. Heart disease is the number one killer of women, causing one in three deaths each year. That’s approximately one woman every minute. But, it doesn’t affect all women alike and the warning ...

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Mena Regional Honors Anesthetists

Mena Regional Health System recently honored their Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists during National CRNA Week.  As highly educated and skilled anesthesia experts, CRNAs stay with patients throughout their procedure to ensure their comfort and safety.  For CRNAs, providing patient-centered, holistic pain management and anesthesia care is both their profession and their passion.  Pictured from left:  Chandler Cox, HR Director; Pyke ...

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MRHS Emergency Nurses Awarded for Care of Stroke Patients

BY MELANIE WADE – Several nurses of the MRHS Emergency Department were recently recognized by AR SAVES for outstanding performance and lasting contributions to stroke care in Arkansas in 2017, with each receiving the Excellence Award. Outstanding nurses awarded were Ha Le, RN; Abby Wheeler, RN (both pictured) and Emily Turner, RN and Collin Krause, RN (not pictured). “The nursing ...

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Polk County Births

Jayde Pogue and Dakota Helms, of DeQueen, are the proud parents of a baby girl born on January 6th. Courtney Sullivan, of Hatfield, is the proud mother of a baby boy born on January 7th. Melissa Harrison and Brandon Hackney, of Mena, are the proud parents of a baby girl born on January 9th. Angel Hackney and Natheniel Noble, of ...

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