Radiation Oncology at Jefferson Regional

The recent addition of radiation oncology services was the final component of the Jones-Dunklin Cancer Center, which opened in June of 2022, and it provides our patients with top-of-the-line equipment that can’t be found anywhere else in Arkansas. “We are the only facility with this level of CT in the Southeast region of the United […]

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Perseverance Pays Off for Jefferson Regional Employee

During high school, Taylor Melhorn’s goal was to join the Marine Corps. However, right after graduation, she took a job in Jefferson Regional’s Environmental Services department, just to have a backup plan. Taylor worked hard, and before long, the Transport department reached out to her about joining their team, which she did. Then, a registrar […]

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Providing More Than Medical Care

Literacy is a passion for Family Practice Physician Sylvia Simon, M.D. of Jefferson Regional Monticello Medical Clinic. She grew up knowing people who could not read, and as a physician she has seen patients who were, at best, functionally illiterate. Dr. Simon first became involved in childhood literacy programs during her residency in Wichita, Kansas, […]

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A New Perspective on Healthcare

Running a hospital is a significant responsibility, and COVID-19 intensified the situation by leaps and bounds. So Brian Thomas, President & CEO of Jefferson Regional, chalked up his high blood pressure and breathing issues to stress. “The last couple of years have been extremely stressful for most everybody. I had experienced a couple of episodes […]

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