About Us


Lawrence Health Services provides Lawrence County and surrounding areas with quality healthcare
through Lawrence Memorial Hospital, Lawrence Hall Nursing Center, Family Medical Center, Specialty
Clinic, Imboden Rural Health Clinic, and Lawrence
Memorial Health Foundation.

From childcare to long-term care—and all the years in between—Lawrence Health is dedicated to serving
our local communities with the health-related services they need to maintain active and healthy lifestyles.

Lawrence Memorial Hospital—Lawrence Memorial Hospital is a 25-bed, critical access hospital that
serves the rural area of Lawrence County its surrounding communities. LMH has a full-service lab,
radiology department, a 24-hour emergency department and a swingbed program. We also offer cardiac
rehab, sleep disorders testing and rehabilitative services.

Lawrence Hall Nursing Center—Lawrence Hall is a 172-bed long-term care facility that offers
independence, security, companionship and quality of life to the local elderly population. Uncommon
to many nursing home facilities, Lawrence Hall is connected to Lawrence Memorial Hospital and the
Specialty Clinic by a single hallway, which reduces the amount of time, energy and travel expenses
associated with trips to the doctor. Lawrence Hall has a full-time activities department devoted to helping
residents maintain active and fulfilling lifestyles. Residents and their families also enjoy the comforts of a
newly-remodeled family room as well as nightly church services in the chapel.

Family Medical Center— Staffed with an advanced practice nurse, pediatric/internal medicine physician,
and an internal medicine physician, Family Medical is a rural health clinic that helps Lawrence Health
Services provide medical care to as many families as possible.

Specialty Clinic—The leaders of Lawrence Health understand that many of our patients must go on
to larger facilities to receive specialized services, so they established the Specialty Clinic in order to
save residents the time and money associated with driving to a larger facility. On certain days of the
week, physicians are available in the areas of cardiology, gastroenterology,/gynecology, orthopedics and
podiatry. The Specialty Clinic is located adjacent to Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

Lawrence Memorial Health Foundation—The Foundation is a group of volunteer board members
dedicated to raising and allocating funds for the improvement and benefit of Lawrence Memorial Hospital
and the communities we serve.

Accreditation and Quality

Joint Commission Joint Commission accreditation indicates that a facility meets stringent performance standards and is committed to continuously improving the safety and quality of its care. Lawrence Memorial Hospital is Joint Commission accredited for all hospital and clinic services, laboratory and durable medical equipment.             Hospital Compare Hospital Compare has …


Josh Conlee PresidentPhone: (870) 886-1266Fax: (870) 886-5340 Ernest “Junior” BrinerChief Operating Officer.Phone: (870) 886-4114Fax: (870) 886-5240 Andrea JonesExecutive AssistantPhone: (870) 886-1265Fax: (870) 886-5340 Vanessa WagnerChief Financial OfficerPhone: (870) 886-1263Fax: (870) 886-5340 Rosalind Casillas, R.N.Director of NursingPhone: (870) 886-1284Fax: (870) 886-5340

Board Of Governors

Mr. Bill Maxwell-Chairman Term ends: 2020 Served on Board since: January 1990 Ms. Lila Floyd – Vice Chairman Term ends: 2018 Served on Board since: July 2004 Ms. Wilma Jones Term ends: 2021 Served on Board since: May 2017 Mr. Blake Perkins Term ends: 2023 Served on Board since: January 2017 Seb A. Spades, M.D. …

Contact Us

Mailing Address P.O. Box 839 ~ Walnut Ridge, Arkansas 72476 Physical Address 1309 West Main ~ Walnut Ridge, Arkansas 72476 Phone: (870) 886-1200 Hospital (870) 886-1295 Lawrence Hall Fax: (870) 886-5340 Hospital (870) 886-6099 Lawrence Hall Comments or questions about the hospital: Administration: ajones @ lawrencehealth.net Phone: (870) 886-1265 Comments or questions about Lawrence Hall …


  from Jonesboro, AR – Highway 63 N Take US-63 N / JOE N MARTIN EXPY. Continue to follow US-63 N. 15.6 miles Turn RIGHT onto AR-91. 3.0 miles AR-91 becomes US-412 0.8 miles End at 1309 W Main St Walnut Ridge, AR 72476-1430, US From Paragould, AR – Highway 412 W Take US-412 / …


A Brief History of Lawrence Memorial Hospital In the mid 1950’s a sentiment developed in Lawrence County that a hospital should be constructed to better serve the health care needs of the immediate area. In November of 1957, with the impetus provided by the local physicians and by several other individuals in the community, a …

Our Mission

  MISSION: Our mission is to provide personalized health services in a safe and caring environment. VISION: Committing the resources to meet the needs and expectations of our patients, our staff and the community we serve. Nine Principles of Operation Commit to excellence in all we do Measure the important things Build a culture around …


Active Medical Staff: Dr. Paul Vellozo (Internal Medicine/Palliative Care/Sleep Medicine) Dr. Samantha Hatfield (Pediatrics/Internal Medicine) Dr. Kevin Diamond (Family Practice)