We, at Arkansas Children’s, know that children aren’t little adults, and we’re creating innovative ways to care for them – from designing kid-savvy spaces where they enjoy receiving treatment to adapting the most rigorous safety standards to protect them and ensure they reach their potential. Our expert team is specially trained to deliver quaternary and tertiary care to seriously ill and critically injured children. Arkansas Children’s serves as the clinical and teaching affiliate for the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. We hope you’ll join us as we emerge as driving force for improving children’s health nationwide!
Arkansas Children’s Hospital - Little Rock Campus
Arkansas Children’s is a premier health care system with a 359-bed hospital in the state’s capital city. We offer families the most comprehensive pediatric care available in the state, including access to a level 1 pediatric trauma center, a world-class neonatal intensive care unit and a thriving cardiothoracic surgery program. Our staff of 505 physicians and more than 4,000 employees champion children by making them better today and healthier tomorrow. Our commitment to improving children’s health is highlighted each year through 400,000 patient visits and 14,000 inpatient admissions.
Arkansas Children’s - Northwest Campus
As part of our promise to create healthier tomorrows for all children, we are developing a statewide network of care that will ensure we meet families wherever they live. In 2018, we will expand our services with a 24-bed hospital and campus in northwest Arkansas, one of the fastest-growing areas of the country and home to corporations including Walmart, J.B. Hunt and Tyson. Our vision of creating care close to home includes tailoring plans to reach families in all corners of the state through telemedicine initiatives, regional clinics and mobile outreach.
Arkansas Children’s Research Institute
A vibrant scientific community flourishes on our campus, where Arkansas Children’s Research Institute develops scientific breakthroughs that are laying the foundation for scores of children to thrive. You’ll find that Arkansas Children’s has a bold vision to champion children, always fighting and advocating for their best interests.
Things to do in Arkansas
Arkansas offers countless opportunities for biking, hiking and camping among lush and peaceful settings. The arts scene will satisfy even the most enthusiastic critic – from artisan markets and festivals to the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville. Foodies in the family? Get ready to hit up some of the nation’s hottest craft breweries and dine on the very best in creative gourmet, including restaurants whose chefs have been James Beard Award finalists. Arkansas is a great place to live, raise a family and pursue an exciting career.