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Construction of a new rehabilitation hospital — which will be next door to the Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine — is underway in Fort Smith. The hospital will serve as a teaching site for students in the Arkansas Colleges of Health Education’s School of Occupational Therapy and School of Physical Therapy, Juli Stec, Mercy Fort Smith vice president of operations, said in a news release.
Mercy Fort Smith is partnering with Kindred Healthcare of Louisville, Ky., to build the 52,967-square-foot Mercy Rehabilitation Hospital Fort Smith at 6700 Chad Colley Blvd. The Arkansas Colleges of Health Education donated the land for the hospital.
More than 80 runners spring from the start line, Saturday, February 15, 2020 for the inaugural Arkansas Colleges of Health Education Heart ACHE 5k at Chaffee Crossing. The event highlighted ACHE administration, staff, and students commitment to various community services across our area.
Arkansas Colleges of Health Education in Fort Smith has signed an affiliation agreement with Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia, intended to streamline the admission process for Ouachita’s highest academic performers.
Dignitaries from Mercy, Kindred Healthcare and Arkansas Colleges of Health Education were on hand to raise shovels and ask for blessing of the new 40-bed hospital that is expected to cost about $21 million.
The Arkansas Colleges for Health Education (ACHE) and Ouachita Baptist University signed an affiliation agreement Monday (Feb. 10) that will help students navigate the complex world of medical school admissions.
The Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine was listed as an example of critical infrastructure in this article featured on Forbes.
The Frontier Metropolitan Planning Organization in Fort Smith and a consortium of local entities were recently selected to attend the National Association of Chronic Disease Directors Walkability Action Institute in spring 2020.
Published to 5newsonline.com on January 15, 2020 FORT SMITH, Ark. (KFSM) — The Arkansas Colleges of Health Education is continuing its expansion in Fort Smith. The building that houses the new Physical Occupation Therapy and Physician’s Assistant...