UAMS Medical Center
The UAMS Medical Center, located on the campus of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), serves as the primary teaching site during your residency. At the medical center, you receive training in numerous areas including obstetrics, inpatient family medicine, geriatrics, and emergency medicine.
Family Medical Center
The Family Medical Center (FMC), located on the UAMS campus, serves as one of the clinical training sites for the FM residents. It was the first clinic in Arkansas to be NCQA-certified as a Level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH). The FMC combines excellent clinical facilities with space for conferences and individual study. Computer workstations are present in each patient room to access the electronic medical record. Access to the Internet, Ovid and other clinical decision making software programs are available to residents over our computer network.
Arkansas Children’s Hospital
Pediatric training throughout residency occurs at Arkansas Children’s Hospital, a nationally recognized facility, just a short distance from UAMS. Arkansas Children’s Hospital (ACH) is part of the only pediatric medical system in Arkansas and is one of the largest standalone children’s hospitals in the United States. The campus spans 29 city blocks and houses 336 beds. ACH has a staff of approximately 500 physicians, 80 residents in pediatrics and pediatric specialties and more than 4,400 employees. The private, nonprofit healthcare facility boasts an internationally renowned reputation for medical breakthroughs and intensive treatments, unique surgical procedures and forward-thinking medical research – all dedicated to fulfilling the mission of enhancing, sustaining and restoring children’s health and development. Doctors from Arkansas Children’s Hospital are consistently listed on Best Doctors and Top Doctor lists locally and nationally.