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UAMS Stroke Care Ensures Patient Can Tell His Story

July 16, 2018 | Rodney Morrison of Hot Springs has a story to tell, and if it wasn’t for the part UAMS played in it, he might not have been able to tell it. UAMS recently became the first and only health care provider in Arkansas to be certified as a Comprehensive Stroke Center by [...]

By | 2018-07-16T10:18:14+00:00 July 16th, 2018|Featured, Patient Stories|0 Comments

UAMS Medical Center Certified as First and Only Comprehensive Stroke Center in Arkansas

July 13, 2018 | UAMS Medical Center has become the first and only health care provider in Arkansas to be certified as a Comprehensive Stroke Center by The Joint Commission. The Joint Commission is an independent, not-for-profit organization that evaluates and accredits more than 20,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. “Achieving [...]

By | 2018-07-13T12:12:45+00:00 July 13th, 2018|Featured, News Release, University News|0 Comments

First-Year Residents from UAMS Regional Campuses Gather

July 6, 2018 | While health care in recent years has pursued the triple aim of patient satisfaction and positive health outcomes while reducing the costs, Mark Jansen, M.D., told first-year resident physicians June 21 there should be a fourth target — provider satisfaction. “If we don’t have healthy, happy providers, you are not going [...]

By | 2018-07-06T08:31:02+00:00 July 6th, 2018|University News|0 Comments

UAMS Telemedicine Program in Magazine School District Reduces Obesity

July 3, 2018 | More than half of obese fifth through eighth graders in the Magazine School District reduced their obesity in the last year after participating in a program by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Center for Distance Health. The program is part of the School Telemedicine in Arkansas (STAR) program [...]

By | 2018-07-03T16:49:11+00:00 July 3rd, 2018|News Release, University News|0 Comments

Study Shows UAMS Device Can Help Assess Fetal Health after Opioid Exposure

June 28, 2018 | A biomagnetic technique developed at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) can be used to assess the brain and heart health of third-trimester fetuses exposed to opioids, UAMS researchers showed in a recent pilot study. The study was published online this month in the medical journal Addiction, authored by [...]

By | 2018-06-28T10:18:10+00:00 June 28th, 2018|University News|0 Comments

Camp Shows Undergraduates Diversity of Pharmacy Career Paths

June 25, 2018 | For a dozen years, Pharmacy Camp at the UAMS College of Pharmacy has been creating uncommon experiences for 17- and 18-year-olds and efficiently compressing them all into a few days. “I could’ve spent the whole summer shadowing pharmacists here and there, but this put everything into one week and I was [...]

By | 2018-06-25T15:58:39+00:00 June 25th, 2018|Pharmacy, University News|0 Comments

UAMS College of Medicine Internal Medicine Residency Program at Northwest Regional Campus Earns Full Accreditation

June 20, 2018 | The Internal Medicine Residency Program  at the Northwest Regional Campus of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), was recently awarded a full, 10-year accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). The residency program, launched in 2015, provides a three-year training period to recently graduated medical students [...]

By | 2018-06-20T09:26:48+00:00 June 20th, 2018|News Release|0 Comments

Two UAMS Northwest Regional Campus Faculty Inducted into Clinical Society

June 14, 2018 | Sheldon Riklon, M.D., and Thomas Schulz, M.D., associate professors in the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Medicine on the Northwest Regional Campus, were recently inducted into the Southern Society for Clinical Investigation. The society was formed by leaders of 19 southern medical schools in 1946 to advance [...]

By | 2018-06-14T10:47:17+00:00 June 14th, 2018|News Release|0 Comments

Telestroke Conference 2018 Awards

The AR SAVES team used sites scorecards and reviewed site performance to evaluate and determine the winners of this year’s awards. Deliverables, outreach and education activities, mocks, accuracy and timeliness of data submission, meeting and conference attendance were all considered. The program also considered internal process changes, at their respective hospitals, to improve the care [...]

By | 2018-06-12T10:42:27+00:00 June 12th, 2018|UAMS News|0 Comments