Arkansas Children's Northwest is the region's only children's hospital. Conveniently located off I-49 in Springdale, it offers convenient access to families and visitors. In addition to a full range of pediatric medical services, the hospital provides services and amenities to allow the best outcomes for patients and families.
Arkansas Children’s Northwest (ACNW) offers complete pediatric care close to home. We provide:
Our skilled pediatric team delivers personal, high-quality care tailored to each patient and their family. Our unique culture of clinical expertise and teamwork across specialties lets us diagnose, treat and monitor a wide range of children’s health concerns. From the most common to the most complex conditions, we work together to deliver a kind, thoughtful and easy care experience.
Patients and families are at the center of everything we do at Arkansas Children’s Northwest. From the design of our buildings to the doctors we hire, the needs of children and families are always our priority. We are 100 percent focused on highly specialized children’s care. Unlike other neighboring emergency departments, we offer:
Because we care only for children — including infants, toddlers, adolescents and teenagers — we know what patients and families need most to heal. Our space was designed for family-centered care. It promotes healing and well-being through:
Arkansas Children’s Northwest is designed with children in mind. Every program, building and piece of equipment is tailored to provide the right care at the right time in a child’s life. Our team of pediatric specialists expertly care for children with all types of injuries and health conditions, including the most complex. From our buildings to our doctors, patients and families are at the center of every decision we make. Arkansas Children’s Northwest takes a family-centered approach to care. We respect the role a child’s family plays in his or her long-term care. We share information with families in caring ways that are understood and helpful. We include caregivers as part of a child’s healthcare team.
Every part of Arkansas Children’s Northwest leading-edge care is meant to improve children’s health and wellness. That includes giving families access to advanced research through the Arkansas Children’s Research Institute. We provide many clinical trials for children with various health needs. Patients and families often want another opinion about new diagnoses or treatment options. We accept referrals and offer second opinions for clinical care and clinical trials.
Arkansas Children's promotes the health and well-being of our staff, patients, and visitors through a tobacco and nicotine-free environment. All Arkansas Children's campuses are tobacco and smoke-free. Through programs designed to help adhere to the hospital’s commitment to become tobacco and smoke-free, we will make every effort to support patients, families, and staff with the implementation of this policy.
This decision was made in support of our mission to enhance, sustain and restore the health and development of children and to create and maintain a healthy environment for employees, physicians, families and visitors.