History & Values

North Arkansas Regional Medical Center is an innovative, non-profit healthcare system consisting of a central hospital in Harrison, Arkansas, and 13 clinics serving the rural communities of North Arkansas. More than 850 NARMC employees, including 32 physicians, physician assistants and APRNs, work together to provide a comprehensive range of healthcare services.  

​​The not-for-profit hospital is guided by four sets of values: safety, quality, integrity, and community. These values go hand-in-hand with the mission of the Medical Center which is to provide comprehensive healthcare in North Central Arkansas and to the vision which is to be the most trusted and preferred healthcare provided in the area.

Recent News

For information on joining the NARMC Medical team, please visit our Physician Opportunities page. 



Vince Leist,

President and Chief Executive Officer

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Ken Pannell

Chief Financial Officer
Vice President Financial Services

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Sammie Cribbs, MSN, AGCNS-BC, APRN

Chief Operating Officer and

Chief Nursing Officer


Josh Bright, PharmD

Vice-President of Operations

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Board of Directors

Brad Crawford

Dan Bowers

Ken Millburn

Sherri Billings

Matt Miller

Kirk Campbell

Dr. Stephen Beeler

Dr. Andrew Coble

Dr. Kenneth Collins

Board of Governors

Sara Jo Fendley

Bill Nay

Laretta Moore

Justin Jones

Brian Cash

George Holcomb