Health care resources
- Taming Ticks: 6 Tips to Enjoy the Outdoors and Prevent Lyme Disease
Are you spending more time outdoors during the pandemic? Getting fresh air is not only good for you but breaks up the monotony of staring at computer screens or the The post Taming Ticks: 6 Tips to Enjoy the Outdoors and Prevent Lyme Disease appeared first on AFMC.
- Returning to School Safely During COVID-19
Listen to Dr. Chad Rodgers, AFMC chief medical officer and board-certified pediatrician, as he joins Kevin Miller on KARN-FM 102.9 to talk about returning to school safely in the fall The post Returning to School Safely During COVID-19 appeared first on AFMC.
- Are You Getting Enough Sleep? 26 Top Tips for Restorative Sleep
Are you getting enough sleep? There’s no simple answer for everyone. Although we all need sleep during every 24-hour period to stay healthy, the amount varies with each person. American The post Are You Getting Enough Sleep? 26 Top Tips for Restorative […]
- Surviving a Heat Wave: 10 Tips to Save Lives
If it’s summer and you’re in Arkansas, you know it’s coming – a fry-an-egg-on-the-pavement heat wave. Even if it’s not an official heat wave, we have many more weeks of The post Surviving a Heat Wave: 10 Tips to Save Lives appeared first on AFMC.
- Beat the buzz! Five tips for preventing mosquito bites and enjoying the outdoors.
Summertime is upon us. A time for barbecues and pool parties. Getting outdoors and heading to the park or the lake. You pack a picnic lunch and head into the The post Beat the buzz! Five tips for preventing mosquito bites and enjoying the outdoors. appeared first on AFMC.
Find out if you qualify for Arkansas human services, apply for new benefits, finish your in-process application, or check your application and program status.
Arkansas Department of Human Services
Apply for a vast array of services including ARKids First health insurance for children, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly known as food stamps), Transitional Employment Assistance (TEA) and Medicaid.
Helps pay for medically necessary medical services for needy and low-income persons.
Provides two health insurance coverage options for low-income families that include a comprehensive package of benefits.
Helps people who have Medicaid and ARKids First find a medical home by locating a primary care doctor (PCP) and dental care.
The Health Insurance Marketplace allows consumers to more easily search for the plan that best meets their budget and health needs.
Find and compare doctors, hospitals, nursing homes and other health professionals, facilities and services.
Naloxone Protocol - Arkansas State Board of Pharmacy
The Arkansas State Board of Pharmacy and the Arkansas Pharmacists Association worked together to prepare a Naloxone Protocol which can be used much like the protocols for administering immunizations with any prescriptions initialized being in the name of the prescriber on the protocol.
Sickle Cell Support Services
Sickle Cell Support Services provides supportive assistance and services to families affected by Sickle Cell Anemia Disease.
Social Work Licensure in Arkansas
Become a licensed social worker in Arkansas.
The Centers for Youth & Families
Specialized prevention, intervention and treatment services that promote emotional and social wellness for children and families in Arkansas.
UAMS Center for Health Literacy
Learn how to improve society and population health by making health information easier to understand and use.
Resources and tools
Alcohol – Adult excessive drinking infographic flier, English (download)$0.00
Alcohol – Adult excessive drinking infographic flier, Spanish (download)$0.00
Alcohol – Adult excessive drinking infographic poster, English & Spanish (download)$0.00
Alcohol – Teen underage drinking infographic flier for parents, English (download)$0.00
Antibiotic resistance – coloring book, English (download)$0.00
Antibiotic resistance – coloring book, Spanish (download)$0.00
Antibiotic resistance- Save the Antibiotic Booklet , Spanish (Download)$0.00
Antibiotic resistance- Save the Antibiotic Booklet (Download)$0.00
ARKids B orthodontic postcard, English (download)$0.00
ARKids B orthodontic postcard, Spanish (download)$0.00
Asthma coloring book, English (download)$0.00
Asthma coloring book, Spanish (download)$0.00