Springdale is the health care hub of Northwest Arkansas. Our health providers – which includes Northwest Health, Arkansas Children’s, Mercy, UAMS, Ozark Guidance, Highlands Oncology and Washington Regional – deliver premium care for all ages and needs.

Northwest Medical Center-Springdale

For more than 60 years, the largest healthcare system in Northwest Arkansas has provided the facilities, technology and training necessary to meet the growing medical needs of the region. The 222-bed acute care facility has over 300 physicians on staff with a wide range of medical specialties.

Springdale Care Corridor

The Springdale Care Corridor is a four-mile stretch on I-49 that begins at Exit 69 and ends at Exit 73. Between those exits are:

Arkansas Children’s Northwest (ACNW), the first and only pediatric hospital in the Northwest Arkansas region, is a level IV pediatric trauma center. ACNW operates a 24-bed inpatient unit; a surgical unit with five operating rooms; outpatient clinics offering over 20 subspecialties; diagnostic services; imaging capabilities; occupational therapy services; and Northwest Arkansas' only pediatric emergency department, equipped with 30 exam rooms.

Highlands Oncology has been providing excellence in cancer care in Northwest Arkansas for decades with comprehensive programs enabling patients to see multiple specialists and support services all under one roof.

Northwest Health has a presence in the Care Corridor through Willow Creek Women's Hospital. Willow Creek is one of the state's busiest birthing facilities. The hospital offers a wide range of services for women with 64 licensed beds.

Mercy Emergency Department - Springdale is a free-standing emergency room providing state-of-the-art emergency care, 24/7. The ER features a lab, X-ray, CT scan, 12 exam rooms, two triage rooms and one trauma room plus a medical helicopter pad.