Construction Update: Intensive Care Services

The new St. Bernards tower, opening in December, will offer an expansion and upgrade of all intensive care services. 

Emily McGee, nursing director of St. Bernards intensive care, recently spoke about all the exciting developments for the program. 

Check out this video to learn more!
30th Annual Triple Swing Events Happening This Week
The 30th annual Triple Swing events, presented by St. Bernards Advocates, will be hosted June 21, 24-25. 

The dinner/concert, featuring Barrett Baber, will be hosted Friday, June 21 at 6 p.m. at the St. Bernards Auditorium. 

The Triple Swing golf tournament will be held Monday and Tuesday, June 24-25 at Jonesboro Country Club.  All funds raised through Triple Swing will benefit the new tower at St. Bernards. 

Tickets, sponsorship opportunities and golf teams are still available by visiting  or by calling the St. Bernards Foundation at 870.207.2500. If you can't attend the event, you can still purchase items through the silent auction online at
Save the Date: Ride for Your Ribbon, July 13
Join us at 7 a.m. on Saturday, July 13, for Ride for Your Ribbon, benefiting the St. Bernards Cancer Center.

This 25 or 50 mile bike ride begins at St. Bernards Health & Wellness and features a flat course.  Don't want to ride? Join us as a spirit rider and get a t-shirt! Volunteers are also needed. 

Register today at Races Online or contact St. Bernards Health & Wellness at 870.207.7778 for more information!
Keeping Kids Safe in the Water This Summer

Arkansas is the seventh highest state in the country when it comes to drowning deaths. 

Dr. Adam Hurst, pediatrician with the Children's Clinic and St. Bernards Medical Center, recently spoke with KAIT about preventing these deaths and keeping children safe.

Check out the full video on the Region 8 News website.  

St. Bernards Medical Center Named One of 
Modern Healthcare's Best Places to Work

St. Bernards Medical Center has been selected by  Modern Healthcare  as one of the 2019 Best Places to Work in Healthcare. 

This award program identifies and recognizes outstanding employers in the healthcare industry nationwide.  Modern Healthcare partners with the Best Companies Group on the assessment process, which includes an extensive employee survey. 

"All of us at St. Bernards Medical Center are honored to be named as one of the nation's Best Places to Work," said Michael Givens, Administrator of St. Bernards. "We want each employee who works here to feel valued and empowered to offer patients Christ-like healing every day."

Learn more about this exciting award in the St. Bernards Newsroom !

Happy Birthday, St. Bernards!

On July 5, St. Bernards will celebrate 119 years of serving northeast Arkansas with world-class healthcare. 

The hospital was founded in 1900 by Olivetan Benedictine Sisters who purchased a six-bedroom house on East Matthews Avenue to treat malaria patients. 

To learn more about the history of St. Bernards, please visit

Upcoming Events With St. Bernards

Did you know St. Bernards hosts many events each month, including support groups, community screenings and childbirth and CPR classes?

Check out the calendar on the St. Bernards webpage to learn more!