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News Archive

News Archive


Blog — Dr. Mallory Hurst: UV Safety Begins Now

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By Mallory Hurst, M.D. with St. Bernards Dermatology Clinic:

COVID Demonstrates PACE Model Safer, More Effective than Nursing Home Care

The COVID-19 pandemic has demonstrated that Programs of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE), such as St. Bernards Total Life Healthcare, have proven safer and more effective than nursing home care.

St. Bernards Receives Federal Approval to Provide Hospital-Level Care within Patients’ Homes

St. Bernards Medical Center received approval from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) this week to begin providing hospital-level care within patients’ homes.

St. Bernards Opens Clinic Dedicated to COVID-19 Treatment, Follow-Up; Readies for Vaccine Distribution

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St. Bernards Medical Center announced the opening of its new St.

St. Bernards Schedules Annual Butterfly Release Program for October 18

St. Bernards Advocates will host the 12th annual Butterfly Release celebration and remembrance event on Sunday, Oct. 18 in honor or memory of regional residents affected by hospice care.

St. Bernards Welcomes OB-GYN Dr. Whitney Rich

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Obstetrician and Gynecologist (OB-GYN) Whitney Rich, M.D. has joined the medical team at St. Bernards OB-GYN Associates. 

St. Bernards Welcomes Pediatric Hospitalist Dr. Cassandra Nosser

Cassandra Nosser, MD
Pediatric Hospitalist Cassandra Nosser, M.D. has joined the medical team at St. Bernards Medical Center. Dr. Nosser arrives at St. Bernards after serving as the medical director of the pediatric hospitalist program for Flowers Hospital in Dothan, Ala.

St. Bernards Offers Technologies Benefiting Orthopedic Patients Before, During, Post Joint-Replacement Surgery

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St. Bernards Healthcare has recently incorporated two technologies, including robotic equipment and an app, to improve the joint replacement process for orthopedic patients before, during and following surgery.

St. Bernards Welcomes OB-GYN Dr. Ilana Naghi

Ilana Naghi, MD
Obstetrician and Gynecologist (OB-GYN) Ilana Naghi, M.D. has joined the medical team at St. Bernards OB-GYN Associates. Dr. Naghi arrives at St. Bernards from Teaneck, N.J. after working with OBGYN Associates of North Jersey since 2017.

St. Bernards Welcomes Interventional Cardiologist Dr. Amer Hawatmeh

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Interventional Cardiologist Amer Hawatmeh, M.D. has joined the medical team at St. Bernards Medical Center. Dr. Hawatmeh arrives at St. Bernards from Newark, N.J. after finishing a fellowship in interventional cardiology and cardiovascular medicine at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center.

St. Bernards Welcomes Psychiatrist Dr. Danny Tran

Danny Tran, MD
Psychiatrist Danny Tran, D.O., has taken a full-time position with the medical team at St. Bernards Behavioral Health Unit. Dr. Tran arrives at St. Bernards after serving as the chief psychiatry resident at Unity Health White County Medical Center in Searcy.