Highlands Oncology Group Nurse Named Among Best Nurses in Northwest Arkansas

Anne Vanhook, of Highlands Oncology Group, Was Listed Among the Best Nurses in NWA

Anne Vanhook, of Highlands Oncology Group, Northwest Arkansas’ leading cancer treatment provider, was included on the Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette’s annual list of top nurses in the region. The list was published in congruence with National Nurses Week.

The list is published each year to celebrate the dedication of nurses in Northwest Arkansas, and nationwide.

“There are many heroes who leave behind positive change because they deliver exceptional care to patients than what’s expected of them,” the article states. “These nurses have gone above and beyond to impact the lives of at least one of their patients, coworkers and their community, and they deserve to be recognized as one of the best nurses in Northwest Arkansas.”

National Nurses Week begins each year on May 6 and ends on May 12, Florence Nightingale's birthday, according to the American Nurses Association (ANA). These permanent dates enhance planning and position National Nurses Week as an established recognition event. As of 1998, May 8 was designated as National Student Nurses Day, to be celebrated annually. And as of 2003, National School Nurse Day is celebrated on the Wednesday within National Nurses Week each year, according to the ANA.

As the leading cancer treatment and research facility in Northwest Arkansas, Highlands Oncology Group is dedicated to the advancement of cancer treatment and to providing patients with the best possible care and results.


Highlands Oncology Group is a state-of-the-art facility, with a world-class team of specialists, that is committed to providing premier cancer treatment and to enhancing the quality of life of patients and their loved ones. Highlands Oncology group provides this in a friendly, comfortable environment conveniently located in Northwest Arkansas. Highlands offers the latest technology of diagnostic imaging and radiation therapies, on-site labs, a pharmacy and an infusion center. They also offer access to clinical trials, multidisciplinary clinics and support groups. Highlands Oncology Group is helping patients win the battle against cancer, every day!

For more information, visit: www.HighlandsOncologyGroup.com.

Source: Highlands Oncology Group