Harlan ARH Hospital Nurse Extern Program offers answers, experience

Haley Cook and Amber Howard are well on their way to becoming extraordinary nurses at Harlan ARH Hospital, but one of the more critical factors leading to their success was a little surprising — being selected to participate in Appalachian Regional Healthcare’s (ARH) Nurse Extern Program…

ARH Stories: Eva “Dee” Hughes

Eva “Dee” Hughes, Community Chief Nursing Officer, Harlan ARH, discusses how ARH employees, “put caring and compassion into practice” both at work and in the community, working as “One Family” dedicated to helping others.

ARH Stories: Alice Lucas

Alice Lucas, Director of Radiology, Whitesburg ARH, discusses how ARH has helped her and her loved ones take the “One Family” promise to a new level.

ARH Stories: Mary Downey

A story of going above and beyond as an ARH nurse from our System Service Excellence Manager.

Tug Valley ARH Nurse Extern Program Offers Answers, Experience

Tennisa Pack and Jessica Alfrey both earned their Associate’s degrees in nursing from Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College after following very different paths…

The Heart of ARH Patient Care

A variety of new programs are being implemented for nurses at the 11 ARH hospitals to enhance the level of patient care.

Scholarship program announced to attract more doctors to Eastern Kentucky

A Medicaid managed-care provider will donate $180,000 to fund up to 30 scholarships aimed at getting more doctors and nurses to Eastern Kentucky.

Two ARH Hospitals Honored with Hurst Gold Standard of Nursing Awards

Whitesburg ARH Hospital and Tug Valley ARH Regional Medical Center awarded the Hurst Gold Standard of Nursing by Hurst Review Services.

A Family Tradition: 80 Years Experience in One Hospital

Tug Valley ARH Regional Medical Center’s Martin family are featured on EKBTV their nearly 80 years of combined experience at one hospital.

Nursing: The Challenges Are Worth The Rewards

Carolyn Jones’s day as an RN starts with a 20-30 minute drive from her Perry County home to Hazard ARH Regional Medical Center. Her commute allows her to view the beautiful scenery and mountains that are so much a part of the personality of her community…