July 12, 2019

New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine-Arkansas is accepting applications for standardized patients, a part-time position that helps student doctors converse with and diagnose patients through non-invasive medical examinations.

July 12, 2019

Baptist Health Urgent Care is now an authorized VA urgent care provider as part of the VA MISSION Act. Passed by Congress last year, this act now allows eligible veterans to visit participating urgent care centers for their urgent care needs without pre-authorization or an appointment. 

July 12, 2019

Several providers recently joined Mercy Hospital and Mercy Clinic in Northwest Arkansas.

Andrew Ebers, MD, joined Mercy Clinic Infectious Disease – Physicians Plaza. Ebers earned a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Texas Houston Medical School. He completed a residency at the University of Virginia Department of Internal Medicine and a fellowship at University of Virginia Department of Infectious Disease and Global Health. He is board-certified in internal medicine and infectious disease.

July 12, 2019

Through the launch of the Baptist Health Virtual Care app, Baptist Health continues to respond to the changing health needs of the communities it serves by delivering care to patients where they are. The online consultations via a private, secure connection not only save patients travel time, but will get them on the road to recovery faster. 

The app provides care options for primary, urgent, and pediatric needs. To access care anytime and anywhere, install the Baptist Health Virtual Care app on your mobile phone through the Apple App Store or Google Play and create an account. 

July 12, 2019

Brooke Keith, APRN, has joined Conway Regional Surgical Associates to practice alongside Drs. Michael Stanton, Brock King, and Tony Manning. The practice provides general, vascular, and bariatric surgery services.

“Brooke will be an outstanding extension to our surgical and clinic team,” said Brock King, Conway Regional general surgeon, “She has worked for over 15 years at Conway Regional as a nurse in the emergency department, which will provide an excellent foundation for her transition into our practice.”