News & Events
The Heritage Edition of The Saint John’s Bible is spending a few months in Northeast Arkansas. From June 4 through July 31, St. Bernards Healthcare will host the unique piece of sacred art and offer viewings for the public.
Saint John’s Abbey and University in Collegeville, Minnesota, commissioned Donald Jackson to produce the hand-written, hand-illuminated Bible in 1998. It’s the first monumental, illuminated Bible commissioned by a Benedictine monastery in the modern era. It was created by scribes in a scriptorium in Wales under the artistic direction of Jackson, one of the world&rsquo... Continue Reading
The Cancer Program at St. Bernards Medical Center has been re-accredited with commendation by the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons as a comprehensive community cancer program. (The “with commendation” signifies that the St. Bernards program exceeds standard requirements.)
To earn three-year accreditation, a program must meet or exceed 34 quality care standards and must be evaluated every three years to ensure it maintains excellence in comprehensive patient-centered care. St. Bernards Cancer Center previously received this accreditation in 2015.
As a CoC-accredited cancer center, St. Bernards takes a multidisciplinary approach to treating... Continue Reading
Today, St. Bernards Healthcare announced plans to open an Urgent Care center in Kennett, Missouri starting July 1.
St. Bernards Fast Care Urgent Care center will be located at 1312 First Street in Kennett. Patients can walk in during designated daily hours and be seen for various conditions from colds to stitches to minor emergencies.
“Our number one priority is offering the residents of Dunklin County and the entire Kennett region the healthcare they need,” said Chris Barber, president and CEO of St. Bernards Healthcare. “St. Bernards will continue to work with local providers... Continue Reading
Today, St. Bernards Medical Center officially opened the newly expanded and renovated Heartcare Center, which includes additional lab, surgical and patient-care areas.
Updates were made to all three floors of the Heartcare Center, which is the hub of all heart and vascular services offered to patients at the medical center, from diagnosis to treatment to recovery.
The expansions to the Heartcare Center include the addition of new deluxe labs, bringing the total number to six, as well as expanded and renovated patient and family-focused care areas.
A new hybrid surgical lab has also... Continue Reading
St. Bernards Medical Group will host the 11th annual Health and Fitness Expo on Saturday, April 14 from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. and Sunday, April 15 from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. The Health and Fitness Expo will take place at First National Bank Arena, located on the campus of Arkansas State University.
The Health and Fitness Expo begins Saturday, April 14 with the Doc Rock and Run half marathon beginning at 7:30 a.m. and the 5K kicking off at 7:30 a.m. These races benefit the St. Bernards Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, which is the only NICU in the... Continue Reading