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Fort Smith teachers learn about nutrition

The sessions were a result of a collaboration between Brightwater, Arkansas Colleges of Health Education and Fort Smith schools to address nutrition issues and promote healthy lifestyles at an early age.

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How The Private Sector Can Help Address The Doctor Shortage

Some philanthropists and charitable organizations have already made tackling the doctor shortage a priority. Last year, the Arkansas Colleges of Health Education partnered with the Degen Foundation to develop a new 48-slot residency program in the underserved Arkansas River Valley.

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Governor to attend rehab hospital grand opening

Governor Asa Hutchinson will be among those attending the upcoming opening of a health facility in Chaffee Crossing. Mercy Fort Smith is partnering with Louisville, Kentucky-based Kindred Healthcare to build the rehabilitation hospital on land donated by the Arkansas Colleges of Health Education (ACHE).

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