Total Number of Hospitals. Most residents of the state have access to one or more hospitals, but there are still a few pockets of rural counties where none exist.
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Public Health in Arkansas Communities Search. (2017).Total Number of Hospitals 2016. Retrieved Oct 23, 2017 from PHACS database. Available from Arkansas Hospital Association database.
* Health Ranking compared to other counties. This is a result of quintile ranking for
all 75 counties in Arkansas. The rankings are assigned by placing the counties
into five equal groups by the occurrence of the health indicator.
Category 5 - Highest, represents highest occurrence of the indicator/outcome
Category 4 - Higher, represents counties between the highest and
mid-range occurrence of the indicator/outcome
Category 3 - Middle, represents counties within the middle range occurrence of the
Category 2- Lower, represents counties between mid-range and lowest occurrence
of the indicator/outcome
Category 1 - Lowest, represents counties with the lowest occurrence of the