“This is KARK 4 News at 5” ((BOB)) ARKANSAS CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL WORKS TO MAKE PATIENTS AND FAMILIES FEEL LIKE THEY’RE AT HOME á AND THEY JUST FINISHED A THREE POINT THREE MILLION DOLLAR RENOVATION OF THEIR CAFETERIA. BECAUSE GOOD NEWS MATTERS, MALLORY BROOKS BRINGS US THIS STORY. IT’S BEEN MONTHS IN THE MAKING á 23:23:38;13 “it was quite an undertaking to give it new life ” BUT THE NEW CAFETERIA AT ARKANSAS CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL NOW FEELS NOTHING LIKE A HOSPITAL CAFETERIA 23:24:00;02 “when we opened to have that personal touch, we wanted to make a space that was comfortable and welcoming ” IN THE MORNING á BUFFETS OF BREAKFAST FOOD WITH A GOURMET OMELETE STATION á FOR EXAMPLE. THE THREE POINT THREE MILLION DOLLAR RENOVATION ALLOWS FOR PLENTY OF NEW FRESH FOOD OPTIONS 23:38:22;00 “breads are baked fresh here every day ” 23:24:00;02 Amy Cress, Arkansas Children’s Hospital “we’re ecxited to have 5 different stations ” AND A PRIVATE ROOM SO FAMILIES STAYING AT THE HOSPITAL CAN CELEBRATE BIRTHDAYS AND MILESTONES IN THEIR OWN SPACE 23:27:22;00 Amy Cress, Arkansas Children’s Hospital “so if you want to have that celebration here and need a place to go we’re proud to offer a special dining room where families can special moments when they’re here with us ” THEY ALSO HAVE HOOKS FOR CHILDREN WHO NEED A FEEDING TUBE á ALLOWING THE FAMILY TO EAT TOGETHER 23:23:51;00 Amy Cress, Arkansas Children’s Hospital “what we’re most proud of is we had our family and patients mind ” IT GIVES EMPLOYEES A GREAT PLACE TO EAT á AND IT GIVES FAMILIES WHO ARE STAYING AT THE HOSPITAL A PLACE TO GET AWAY AND TAKE A BREAK IN A NEW BEAUTIFUL SPACE á WITH DELICIOUS FOOD. GIVING THEM A HOME AWAY FROM HOME WHEN THEY NEED IT MOST. IN LITTLE ROCK, I’M MALLORY BROOKS ((ASHLEY)) STILL TO COME áá RECENT CHANGES AT THE VáA MIGHT HELP PROTECT FAMILIES RELIGIOUS PRACTICES áá ((BOB)) BUT COULD ADMINISTRATORS ALSO