Your Neighbor Since 1949
Ownership & Governance
Howard Memorial Hospital is a 20-bed critical access hospital, established over 60 years ago, serving Howard and surrounding counties. HMH provides comprehensive patient-focused services that are managed and delivered by a skilled staff of medical professionals. Howard Memorial Hospital is fully accredited by the Arkansas Department of Health, with eight active staff physicians, over 170 support staff members, and an assortment of programs designed to meet your needs. Our new advanced medical facility can offer you the technology you need, but our most valuable asset is our staff.
At Howard Memorial Hospital, we want to treat you with the compassion, respect, and dignity that you deserve. We understand that when you or your family need medical care, your peace of mind is essential. Howard Memorial Hospital’s nurses, doctors, and other health care professionals look forward to treating you with the best knowledge, medicine and technology available. We are committed to continually improving programs and services. We hope that you will experience first hand the exciting changes that are happening at Howard Memorial Hospital.
HMH is a not-for-profit hospital located in Nashville, Arkansas. The facility's not-for-profit status ensures that all financial resources remaining after expenses are legally committed to improving the technology, patient services, and the facility.
The hospital is governed by an eight member, volunteer Board of Directors, which represents a broad spectrum of professional, business and community leaders. The Board of Directors is responsible for hospital compliance with legal requirements, the maintenance of professional and ethical standards of health services, and the sound financial management and operation of HMH. Board meetings are held monthly. Following is a list of the current Board members:
- Margie Green
- John Hearnsberger, MD
- Wes Howard
- Mark Kitchens
- Glenn Lance, DDS
- Johnny McJunkins
- Julie Rhodes
- Ken Young
You may contact any of the Board Members through HMH Administration at 870-845-8006.