News & Events

Fort Smith facility to focus on rehab

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.

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New Mercy rehabilitation hospital to come to Fort Smith

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.

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Running to wellness

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.

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Walkability Action Institute invites local leaders

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.

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