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UAMS Center for Health Literacy Awarded $2.9 Million by National Institutes of Health

LITTLE ROCK — University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Center for Health Literacy has received a four-year grant of $2.9 million from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to test the effectiveness of a diabetes education and health literacy program in patient-centered medical homes at UAMS regional centers across Arkansas. A patient-centered medical home [...]

By | March 7th, 2016|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Awarded Nearly $1 Million for Medicaid Savings

Ron Cole, left, director of UAMS Northeast in Jonesboro, and John Vinson, Pharm. D., statewide medical director of Regional Programs, hold the ceremonial check. Oct. 23, 2015 | UAMS today demonstrated it is leading the state in improving patient care while also saving money as Chancellor Dan Rahn, M.D., accepted $927,642 from Medicaid [...]

By | October 23rd, 2015|Featured, Medical News, University News|0 Comments

Tim Hill Named UAMS Vice Chancellor for Regional Programs

July 30, 2015 | Tim Hill has been named University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) vice chancellor for Regional Programs effective Aug. 1.

By | July 30th, 2015|University News|0 Comments

Tim Hill Named UAMS Vice Chancellor for Regional Programs

LITTLE ROCK – Tim Hill has been named University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) vice chancellor for Regional Programs effective Aug. 1. Hill, of Maumelle, succeeds Mark Mengel, M.D., who retired in May. Hill has served in the position in an interim appointment since then. Regional Programs, originally called the Area Health Education Centers [...]

By | July 30th, 2015|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, News Release|0 Comments

UAMS Receives $900,000 in Federal Funds for Training More Primary Care Physicians

LITTLE ROCK –The training program for new physicians at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has received $900,000 in federal funds, allowing it to continue to increase the number of resident physicians at its regional center in Fort Smith.

By | July 8th, 2014|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

Pine Bluff Family Medical Center at UAMS South Central Earns Highest Patient-Centered Status

LITTLE ROCK — The Pine Bluff Family Medical Center at UAMS South Central has earned national recognition as a Level III patient-centered medical home, where health professionals work as a team to address patients’ immediate and long-term medical needs.

By | June 25th, 2014|Media Contact - Taylor/Peel, UAMS News|0 Comments

Jonesboro Family Medical Center at UAMS Northeast Earns Highest Patient-Centered Status

LITTLE ROCK — The Jonesboro Family Medical Center at UAMS Northeast has earned national recognition as a Level III patient-centered medical home, where health professionals work as a team to address patients’ immediate and long-term medical needs.

By | June 25th, 2014|Media Contact - Taylor/Peel, UAMS News|0 Comments