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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 West Breaks Ground On $10.5 Million Building in Fort Smith

Rahn addresses the audience at UAMS West before breaking ground on construction nearby. March 3, 2016 | More than a dozen golden shovels turned dirt today marking the start of work on a $10.5 million UAMS Family Medical Center at the corner of South 12th and South E streets in Fort Smith. State legislators, [...]

By | March 3rd, 2016|University News|0 Comments

UAMS Celebrates New Texarkana Family Medical Center Space

The new Family Medical Center at 3417 U of A Way in Texarkana, Arkansas Jan. 15, 2016 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Southwest today celebrated the move of its Family Medical Center to a new, more accessible location at 3417 U of A Way in Texarkana, Arkansas. The Family [...]

By | January 15th, 2016|Medical 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 Northeast Celebrates New Clinic Space, Offices

April 23, 2015 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Northeast today celebrated its move to a new, larger and more accessible location at 311 E. Matthews St. in Jonesboro.

By | April 23rd, 2015|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Northeast Celebrates New Jonesboro Clinic Space, Offices

LITTLE ROCK – The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Northeast today celebrated its move to a new, larger and more accessible location at 311 E. Matthews St. in Jonesboro.

By | April 23rd, 2015|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

All UAMS Family Medical Centers Earn Highest Patient-Centered Status

LITTLE ROCK — Three University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) family medical centers recently earned national recognition as Level III patient-centered medical homes, completely the goal of achieving Level III status for all eight UAMS family medical centers statewide.

By | September 4th, 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