COVID-19 (coronavirus) Information for Your Area
Drive-thru COVID-19 Screening Location
A screening site has been set up in the southeast parking lot of the Baptist Health Medical Plaza. The drive-thru testing site is open from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. seven days a week. Those wishing to be tested can call (479) 709-6845 to pre-register for a COVID-19 test.
To assist residents in western Arkansas and eastern Oklahoma, Baptist Health has established a free hotline to address questions surrounding the coronavirus. The number is (479) 709-6845 and is staffed by nurses from Baptist Health affiliated clinics from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. It is aimed at helping residents better understand conditions from the comfort of their homes and receive direction on the next steps for care.
About Baptist Health Cardiology Center-Fort Smith
A healthy life begins with the heart. From life-saving surgery to preventative services to seamless care, Baptist Health Cardiology Center-Fort Smith offers a range of innovative cardiac services.
Taking good care of your heart can help reduce your risk of developing heart disease that leads to a heart attack, stroke or other serious complications. Our cardiac care teams provide complete heart care services – from helping you create a heart-healthy lifestyle to performing lifesaving procedures in emergency situations.
Our physicians are careful to take time to thoroughly explain treatment options and the prescribed course of care. This means we will provide you, the patient, with a close personal physician/patient relationship. Our physicians will know your history not just from your chart, but also through one on one interaction throughout your care.
Baptist Health Cardiology Center-Fort Smith, located inside the Baptist Health Medical Plaza on Dodson Avenue, has a dedicated entrance and parking area to make it more convenient for patients. You can access the parking lot from M Street and use the center’s entrance on the south side of the building.