UAMS Medical Center is the premier
teaching hospital and acute care referral center in
the state of Arkansas. As a teaching facility, we have
a high level of staff expertise in a wide variety of
We're located on the campus of the University
of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), the
state's only institution of professional and graduate
education devoted solely to health and biological
sciences. Our medical staff serves as faculty for
the 1800 UAMS students.
Also located on the campus is the Arkansas
Cancer Research Center (ACRC), a multidisciplinary
cancer treatment and research facility delivering
the best in diagnostic and therapeutic services.
Our Department of Ophthalmology
created and operates the Jones
Eye Institute. Our new Cardiac Arrythmia Intervention
Center offers expanded diagnostic and treatment capabilities.
Magnetic Resonance Imaging is here on site.
We deliver patient care from 400
licensed beds, a 24-hour emergency room, and an Outpatient
Center from which we offer outpatient surgery.
Along with our affiliated nurses
and physicians, we have long been at the forefront
of medical care, not just in Arkansas, but in the nation.
Our history is rich for breaking
new medical ground:
First successful kidney transplant
First open-heart surgery in Arkansas.
First bone marrow transplant in
First balloon dilation of coronary
arteries in Arkansas.
One of only 12 sites in the world
permitted to use laser angioplasty to remove
atherosclerotic plaque from the body's peripheral vascular
One of nine U.S. Head and Neck
Cancer Control Centers.
First to treat sickle cell disease
First to offer a full range of
child psychiatric services in Arkansas.
First high-risk nursery in Arkansas.
This is what a great hospital should
be. This is UAMS Medical Center.
Work for the Best!
Be the Best!
For more information contact: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Department of Nursing Nurse Recruitment
4301 West Markham, #526
Little Rock, Arkansas 72205
Phone: (501) 686-5691
Fax: (501) 686-5698