UAMS.EDU

Uncategorized

  • Physician Becomes Stroke Patient Thankful for AR SAVES

    • 11.29.2016
    • lbscott
    • No Comments

    By Ben Boulden When Michael Pafford, M.D., served on a committee to decide whether Saline Memorial Hospital should join Arkansas SAVES, he had no idea how profoundly that decision would affect him several years later. Saline Memorial Hospital, where Pafford serves as a hospitalist and medical director of inpatient specialty, chose to join the telemedicine […]

  • With Help from AR SAVES, Stroke Survivor Dances His Way to Recovery

    • 11.29.2016
    • lbscott
    • No Comments

    By Ben Boulden On a Friday in May, a stroke felled George Crocker and made him unable to even roll over on the floor of his garage. By Sunday, he was dancing on the floor of his patient room in the UAMS Medical Center, thanks to quick treatment through the AR SAVES network. A retired […]

  • Stroke Survivor Goes On to Work as Emergency Nurse

    • 11.22.2016
    • lbscott
    • No Comments

    By Ben Boulden Shannon Coles didn’t know why her pills were on the floor of the physician’s office where she worked next door to the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She had reached into her purse, and the next thing she knew, they were on the floor. Coles didn’t remember grabbing them or getting […]