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Jackie Dawson

Benton Woman Trusts UAMS Orthopaedics for Both Knee Replacements

Jackie Dawson is teaching her four grandchildren to enjoy the outdoors. So far, they have learned to hike and bike. The two oldest boys (9 and 11) have also learned to waterski. In spring 2018, Dawson found herself slowing down because the pain in her knees became unbearable. “I understand the benefits and risks of…

Guest speaker Crystal C. Mercer speaks about public service during the UAMS Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration.

UAMS Celebration of MLK Encourages Attendees to Serve

Service was the centerpiece as employees and students gathered to celebrate the life and legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. on Jan. 15, enjoying addresses from campus leaders and a guest speaker and then breaking for lunch and to sign up for volunteer opportunities. “Today I want to talk about how Dr. King…

UAMS HealthNow Offers Convenient Care

UAMS has launched UAMS HealthNow, offering you convenient access to a UAMS medical provider from the comfort of your living room. The service initially is only available to UAMS employees and their families. We plan to expand the hours and roll it out to a larger audience soon.

Get Ready for the 2020 Employee Engagement Survey

Next month, UAMS will launch an employee survey that will measure employee engagement and alignment within the organization. Your participation helps UAMS understand our strengths as an organization and what opportunities we should commit to improving.

UMR Announces 2020 Assistance Session Dates

Do you have medical insurance questions or claims issues? A UMR representative will be on campus Jan. 23, Feb. 20, March 19, April 16, May 21, June 18, July 16, Aug. 20, Sept. 17, Oct. 15, Nov. 19 and Dec. 17 to offer assistance. An appointment is required.

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