Our Purpose

Our purpose is to provide the highest quality healthcare services and the greatest variety of healthcare options to the residents of Arkansas 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 SouthFork River Therapy and Living, it is my privilege to welcome you to our family of caring. My name is Kathy Speaks and I am in charge of overseeing your short term rehabilitation and long term care needs. Our family of caregivers will make your stay comfortable, enjoyable, and safe. Our goal is to give you the quality of care you expect, and the peace of mind you deserve. We encourage family and friends to visit frequently. We also encourage participation in planning your care. We believe it is important for family members to understand and be involved with a 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 choosing SouthFork River Therapy and Living.


Kathy Speaks, RN

Meet Our Staff

Lisa Cox, RN

Director of Nursing

Kathy Burns, PTA

Director of Rehab

Johnna Guffey, LPN

Infection Control Nurse

Cassie Stafford, RN

Assistant Director of Nursing/ Medicare Coordinator

Felicia Pickett, LPN

Social Services Director

Deb Jeffery, RN

Marketing and Admission Nurse

Kim Rose, RN

Treatment Nurse

Tina Bowen

Director of Activities

Leslie Bagwell

Business Office Manager

Brittany Quist

Personnel Director

Gloria Nibblett

Director of Food Services

Paula Davidson

Housekeeping and Laundry Supervisor

Anthony Tatro

Director of Maintenance