Our Purpose

Our purpose is to provide the highest quality healthcare services and the greatest variety of healthcare options to the residents of Heber Springs and surrounding communities in Arkansas that we serve. We strive to create the highest quality of life possible for our patients. Our lifestyle provides a warm, comfortable, and rewarding experience, not only for the patients that choose us, but for their families, our associates, and everyone who helps make us a premier healthcare provider.

We comply with applicable civil rights laws and do not directly, nor through contractual agreements or other arrangements, discriminate against, exclude, deny benefits, or treat people differently on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, gender, religion, or veteran status in admission, employment, and access to the facility, nor in the provision of services and/or benefits under any of its programs. Language assistance services for individuals of limited English proficiency and auxiliary aides for communication with individuals having physical and/or sensory impairments are provided free of charge to the individuals in need. Reasonable accommodations are made whenever possible.

The facility business office or Administrator/Section 504/Section 1557 Coordinator can facilitate the call to obtain interpretation services for you; calls should be made from the facility phone lines. The necessary customer code needed to complete the call once connected on a facility phone line is 611921 (notices in additional languages are posted in the facility).

(English) ATTENTION: If you speak (non-English language below) language assistance services, free of charge, are available to you. Call 1-801-882-2410

(Spanish) ATENCIÓN: si habla español, tiene a su disposición servicios gratuitos de asistencia lingüística. Llame al 1-801-882-2410

(Vietnamese) CHÚ Ý: Neu ben nói Tieng Viet, có các dich vu ho tro ngôn nge mien phí dành cho ban. Goi so 1-801-882-2410

From the Administrator

Administrator Portrait

On behalf of everyone here at Southridge Village Nursing and Rehab, it is my privilege to welcome you to our family of caring. My name is Brenda Chapman, and I am the administrator in charge of overseeing your long term care and rehabilitation needs. Our family of caregivers will endeavor to make your stay comfortable, enjoyable and safe.

Our goal is to strive to give you the quality care you expect and the peace of mind that you deserve. We greatly encourage your family and friends to visit frequently. And we encourage your family to participate in planning your care. We believe it is important for family members to understand and be involved in all aspects of their loved one’s care. Our team of caregivers pledges to provide courteous and professional care above and beyond your expectations. Once again, thank you for Southridge Village Nursing and Rehab.


Brenda Chapman

Meet Our Staff

Betty Freppon, RN

Assistant Director of Nursing

Chris Cupples

Maintenance Supervisor

Sherry Johnson, LPN

MDS Coordinator

Nikki Baker

Activities Director

Melissa Lester

Business Office Manager

Casey Branstetter

CDM, DT, Dietary Services Manager

Bobbie Ivie, RN

Director of Nursing

Lucy Hood

Environmental Services Supervisor

Donya Morrison, RN

Staff Developer

Nikki Swan, RN

Assistant Director of Nursing

Christie Platt

Personnel Director

Renea Torres

Admissions Coordinator

Frank Bivins, MD

Medical Director

Amanda White, LPN

Treatment Nurse

Shana Rodgers, LPN

Assistant Administrator

Gina Lee

Social Services Director

Jeannie Honea, CNA

Neighborhood Director

Jennifer Thomas, RN

Medicare Manager