Arkansas Valley Trauma Regional Advisory Council Meeting
11/29/2017 - 11/29/2017
This is an 11:00 AM scheduled meeting of the Arkansas Valley Trauma Regional Advisory Council to continue to support and develop the Arkansas Trauma System.
Note: The meeting is open to the general public. If you have questions please contact the Trauma Section at 501-671-1428.
For more information on the trauma system in Arkansas or the Trauma Council, go to http://www.healthy.arkansas.gov/
Governor’s Trauma Advisory Council Meeting
11/21/2017 - 11/21/2017
Freeway Medical Tower
Boardroom # 906
5800 West 10th Street
Little Rock, AR 72204
This is a scheduled meeting for general business related to statewide efforts to continue to support and develop the Arkansas Trauma System.
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Arkansas First Lady Susan Hutchinson to tour “Nursing Nook” at Holiday House
11/10/2017 - 11/10/2017
2017 Holiday House, Arkansas State Convention Center
101 E. Markham St.
Little Rock, AR 72201
The First Lady will tour the Nursing Nook and be available afterward for interviews.
Increasing the number of breastfed babies in Arkansas is a priority for HAA, the 10-year, Governor-endorsed plan to increase the number of Arkansans who are at a healthy weight. Breastfeeding is linked to numerous health benefits for mom and baby. Moms who have support from the people and organizations around them are more likely to breastfeed.
With this in mind, HAA has partnered with JLLR to offer the Nursing Nook as a quiet place for breastfeeding mothers to nurse during the Holiday House event. Certified lactation consultants from Baptist Health, UAMS, and the Arkansas Department of Health (ADH) will be on hand to answer breastfeeding-related questions. Meg Mirivel, ADH Public Information Officer, will also attend the tour with her three-month-old, Claire.
North Central Arkansas Trauma Regional Advisory Council Meeting
11/08/2017 - 11/08/2017
White River Medical Center
Conference Room B
1710 Harrison Street
Batesville, Arkansas 72501
This is a scheduled meeting of the North Central Arkansas Trauma Regional Advisory Council to continue to support and develop the Arkansas Trauma System.
The meeting is open to the general public. If you have any questions, please contact the Trauma Section at 501-671-1428.
Child Health Advisory Committee Meeting
11/16/2017 - 11/16/2017
Freeway Medical Building
10th and University
Little Rock, Arkansas 72205
9th floor Room 906
This Committee addresses statewide efforts to decrease childhood obesity, develops nutrition and physical activity standards and makes policy recommendations to the State Board of Education and the State Board of Health.
Notice of Public Hearing
11/13/2017 - 11/13/2017
Freeway Medical Tower, Suite 801
5800 West Tenth Street
Little Rock, Arkansas, 72204
The Arkansas Department of Health, Section of Health Facility Services will hold a public hearing on Monday, November 13, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. in the Freeway Medical Tower, Suite 801, 5800 West Tenth Street, Little Rock, Arkansas, 72204 to allow interested persons to comment on proposed revisions to the Rules and Regulations for Abortion Facilities in Arkansas promulgated pursuant to Act 535 of 2015 and Act 603 of 2017.
The proposal adds and updates a definition from the Acts; adds requirements for proper disposition of dead fetuses and fetal remains; and specifies circumstances under which the requirements are inapplicable.
Copies of the proposed revisions are available for public inspection and copying at the Arkansas Department of Health, Health Facilities Services, Freeway Medical Tower, Suite 400, 5800 West Tenth Street, Little Rock, Arkansas 72204. The proposed revisions are also available for inspection online through the Arkansas Department of Health website: www.healthy.arkansas.gov proposed rules link.
The public may submit written comments regarding the proposed amendments to: Becky Bennett, Section Chief, Health Facilities Services, Arkansas Department of Health, Health Facility Services, 5800 W. 10th Street, Suite 400, Little Rock, Arkansas 72204, or in person to the Freeway Medical Tower, Suite 400, 5800 West Tenth Street, Little Rock, Arkansas 72204 no later than 12:00 noon on Monday, November 13, 2017.