Arkansas Children's Northwest
Northwest AR is one of the fastest growing and most dynamic regions in America with nearly 500,000 people living here according to the most recent census data. Consistently named as a top 10 place to live and do business by organizations like Forbes and the Milkin Institute, Northwest Arkansas is a superb place for have the best of both worlds — small-town friendliness with the amenities and economic engines that rival many large American cities. And, outdoor amenities abound with multiple state parks, 486 miles of Beaver Lake shoreline, an impressive regional trails system, a botanical garden, and hiking/biking/boating opportunities galore! As this region is prospering and becoming one of the most highly desirable places for family to live in Arkansas, which lends to an increased need in medical care providers for the children of Northwest Arkansas.
Arkansas Children's Northwest will open January 2018 and is being built on 37 acres of land in Springdale, Arkansas. The facility will the region's first and only comprehensive pediatric healthcare center and will include 24 inpatient beds, 24-hour pediatric emergency department, pedatric surgery unit with 5 operating rooms and an outpatient clinic supporting more than 20 subspecialties.