What They’re Saying 2018-04-30T14:35:00+00:00

What They're Saying

Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe

“The staff at UAMS has an international reputation for providing state-of-the-art care to patients from around the world. This tremendous addition will help us further build upon our ability to provide unmatched medical treatment. The impact of this hospital stretches beyond health care, contributing to economic development in Arkansas for generations to come.”

– Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe

 Sen. Bob Johnson, of Bigelow, president pro-tem-elect “UAMS continues to grow as an internationally renowned institution that Arkansans can be proud to have in their state. The opening of the new hospital provides an even greater dedication to providing access to quality health care throughout the state. The Psychiatric Research Institute
is a major step toward meeting desperately needed education, research, care and access to the mental health needs of Arkansans.”

– Sen. Bob Johnson, of Bigelow, president pro-tem-elect

Dr. Alan Sugg, University of Arkansas System president

“UAMS is truly a treasure to the University of Arkansas System and to Arkansas. The doctors, nurses and all who take care of patients have always provided exceptional care. It is exciting to know that this new facility will provide the same great care in such a beautiful, spacious and technologically advanced new setting.”

– Dr. Alan Sugg, University of Arkansas System president

Rep. Robbie Wills, of Conway, incoming speaker of the house

“Arkansans are lucky to have access to an internationally recognized educational, research and health care institution like UAMS. The addition of the new hospital will further extend a commitment to the world-class care that people associate with UAMS.”

– Rep. Robbie Wills, of Conway, incoming speaker of the house

U.S. Sen. Blanche Lincoln

“UAMS is a worldwide leader in innovative health care research and treatment and serves as a source of pride for Arkansas. This new hospital is an investment in the future of quality health care in our state.”

– U.S. Sen. Blanche Lincoln

Phil E. Matthews, president and CEO, Arkansas Hospital Association

“The new UAMS Medical Center and Psychiatric Research Institute will open a new and exciting chapter of medical services for the people of Arkansas.”

– Phil E. Matthews, president and CEO, Arkansas Hospital Association

U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor

“UAMS is an international leader in medical research and innovative techniques, which has benefited Arkansans in countless ways. This new hospital will expand UAMS’ ability to offer cutting-edge health care opportunities
and improve the quality of life for all our communities.”

– U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor

Warren A. Stephens, chief executive officer, Stephens Inc.

“With the addition of the new hospital and the Psychiatric Research Institute, UAMS continues to show everyone what’s possible in Arkansas — a world-class health care facility of which
the people of this state can be 
extremely proud.”

– Warren A. Stephens, chief executive officer, Stephens Inc.