Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to the Coronavirus.
As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at Riverview Behavioral Health Hospital to keep our patients/clients/guests, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, visitation is no longer allowed at Riverview Behavioral Health Hospital.

  • This restriction has been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • Alternate methods of communication, including telehealth, are being vetted and may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff has received infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance has been provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are being monitored and utilized.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • Screening protocols have been enhanced.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.
  • We are in communication with our local health department to receive important community-specific updates.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

For detailed information on COVID-19, please visit https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Riverview Staff

Meet the expert staff behind the wonderful treatment provided at Riverview Behavioral Health.

Meet Our Team

  • Allison DeBruycker - Chief Executive Officer
  • Robert C. Strayhan, M.D. - Medical Director
  • Van Hoang - Chief Financial Officer
  • Ebony Rockwell - Director of Nursing
  • Wendy Leonard - Director of Clinical Services
  • Shannon Hicks, LPC - Director of Business Development
  • Sheryl Smith - Director of Admissions & Utilization Review
  • Lori Watson - Director of Business Office
  • Allee Griffith - Director of Performance Improvement and Risk Management
  • Jim Cruson, CISSP - Director of IT&S
  • Lyle Fitzhugh III - Director of Safety & Plant Operations
  • Mary Ann McRoy, CDM/CFPP - Director of Dietary Services
  • Shelia Noey - Medical Records Manager
  • Carole Poindexter - Controller
  • Shawna Aubrey - Patient Advocate & Infection Control
These affiliations are an official recognition of Riverview’s dedication to offering exceptional treatment.
  • Arkansas Hospital Association
  • Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
  • The Joint Commission (JCAHO) Gold Seal of Approval
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