We are a busy Level I trauma facility that treats nearly 60,000 children each year. Our emergency department has 30 private exam rooms, four trauma/resuscitation bays, and specially equipped Orthopedic, CMS/Obstetric/Gynecologic, and Psychiatric rooms. The department is staffed with 24-hour PEM coverage and full access to all pediatric subspecialties. The ER faculty consists of one Professor Emeritus, 10 Professors, six Associate Professors, 16 Assistant Professors, and six Advanced Nurse Practitioners. Currently, nine pediatric emergency medicine fellows train in our fellowship program. With upgraded facilities and dedicated nursing and ED staff, our physicians are equipped and ready to handle the range of patient acuity we routinely see. From home, from their practitioner’s office, and from referring hospitals all over the state and region, patients present to our department expecting and receiving a standard of excellence that has earned our hospital national acclaim.


University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences 

College of Medicine
401 W. Markham, #550
Little Rock, AR 72205
Phone: 501-296-1100
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Arkansas Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Way
Little Rock, AR 72202
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