Tagged: arkansas college of osteopathic medicine

Fort Smith Osteopathic College Gets Pre-Accreditation

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/21/2016 1:03 pm

The Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine in Fort Smith received pre-accreditation from the American Osteopathic Association’s Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation.

Big Plans for Community Surround Planned Osteopathic College in Fort Smith

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/25/2016 12:00 am

Arkansas Colleges of Health Education CEO Kyle Parker has hired a first-rate lineup of consultants to devise the best way to build a residential-retail-commercial community.

Mercy Clinic's R. Cole Goodman on Recruiting - and Retaining - Physicians in Fort Smith

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/11/2016 12:00 am

Since Dr. R. Cole Goodman became president of Mercy Clinic Fort Smith Communities in January 2010, the clinic has grown from 26 physicians to 119 and from five advanced practice nurses to 42.

Mercy Clinic-Fort Smith to Build $7.9M Clinic Near Osteopathic College

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/15/2015 10:28 am

Mercy Clinic-Fort Smith will build a $7.9 million, 13,500-SF clinic across the street from the planned Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine on Chad Colley Boulevard in Chaffee Crossing.

COCA Endorses NYIT Osteopathic School at Arkansas State

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/8/2015 11:48 am

Arkansas State University said Tuesday that the New York Institute of Technology's plans for a College of Osteopathic Medicine on A-State's Jonesboro campus has been endorsed by the Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation.

Supply Lags Demand for Osteopathic Residencies

by Mark Friedman 8/31/2015 12:00 am

Two new osteopathic medical schools preparing to open in Arkansas aim to address the state’s shortage of primary care physicians, but the pipeline of required residencies may be too narrow to handle a flood of new medical school graduates beginning in 2021.

Economic Benefits Touted for Osteopathic Locations

by Mark Friedman 8/31/2015 12:00 am

The two osteopathic medical schools under development in Arkansas are expected to give their areas a financial lift.

Developments Old, New Suit Fort Smith

by Gwen Moritz 9/29/2014 12:00 am

Fort Smith is not only the site of the future U.S. Marshals Museum, but also nearly 1,000 new jobs (by 2021) and a new $30 million headquarters for ArcBest Corp. on the east side of town at Chaffee Crossing.

Fort Smith Considers Fee Waiver for Osteopathic School

by Associated Press 9/15/2014 8:57 am

City leaders in Fort Smith are considering whether to waive $63,500 in fees for permits related to the construction of a new medical college.

Fort Chaffee Panel Shown Plans for Medical College

by Associated Press 8/22/2014 8:41 am

Fort Chaffee officials got a sneak peek at preliminary designs for a planned medical college to be built in their city.

Fort Smith OKs $1.5M for Osteopathic Medical College

by Associated Press 8/20/2014 7:28 am

Fort Smith has approved spending $1.5 million on infrastructure for the Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Sparks Puts $13.5M Toward Fort Smith Osteopathic Medical School

by Lee Hogan 7/15/2014 3:22 pm

Sparks Health System has released $13.5 million for the proposed osteopathic medical school in Fort Smith.

Fort Smith Osteopathic School Picks Architect

by Mark Friedman 6/30/2014 12:00 am

The Arkansas Colleges of Health Education of Fort Smith recently named Risley & Associates of Fort Smith as the lead architect to build the Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine, a job estimated at $75 million.

Proposed Fort Smith Osteopathic School Gets Anonymous $14M Donation

by Lee Hogan 5/23/2014 10:27 am

The donation pushes the project's cash available for the school to $80 million including $58 million approved for the project by the Fort Smith Regional Healthcare Foundation.

Kenneth Heiles Named Dean of Proposed Fort Smith Osteopathic Medical School

by Lee Hogan 5/15/2014 10:39 am

The proposed osteopathic medical school in Fort Smith now has a dean. Kenneth A. Heiles was named dean of the Arkansas Colleges of Health Education and the proposed Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine in Fort Smith.

Kyle Parker Named CEO of Planned Osteopathic School in Fort Smith

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/9/2014 3:26 pm

Kyle D. Parker has been named president and CEO of the Arkansas Colleges of Health Education and the proposed Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine at Chaffee Crossing in Fort Smith.

Fort Chaffee Donates Land to Osteopathic Medical School in Fort Smith

by Mark Carter 2/19/2014 10:46 am

The Fort Chaffee Redevelopment Authority on Tuesday donated 200 acres to a project that aims to open an osteopathic medical school there by fall 2017.