Tagged: nea baptist health system

Fowlers Give $5M to NEA Baptist Charitable Foundation

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/10/2013 03:20 pm

Wallace Fowler and his wife Jama of Jonesboro have donated $5 million to the NEA Baptist Charitable Foundation. Officials say the gift is the largest in Baptist Memorial Health Care's 101-year history, and that they will name the hospital's cancer center in honor of the Fowlers.

NEA Baptist Schedules Open House for Tuesday

by Mark Friedman 12/9/2013 12:00 am

The NEA Baptist Health System of Jonesboro will have an open house Tuesday for its new medical campus that features a 550,000-SF hospital. The dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. at its campus at 4800 E. Johnson in Jonesboro.

CARTI Campus Tops Slimmer Projects List

by George Waldon 12/2/2013 12:00 am

The dollar tally of large construction projects throughout the state declined in a big way during the past 12 months. The total value of the biggest commercial jobs dropped from more than $1.4 billion in 2012 to about $1.1 billion this year.

Jonesboro Cancer Center Eyes Opening By Year's End

by Mark Friedman 6/17/2013 12:00 am

NEA Baptist Health System of Jonesboro is practically finished with the construction of its 34,000-SF cancer care center.

ASU Explores Starting Osteopathic Medical School in Jonesboro

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/4/2013 11:24 am

Arkansas State University is exploring public-private partnerships to establish an osteopathic medical school in Jonesboro. City leaders said such a school would be a new economic engine for the Delta, attracting medical professionals and increasing the availability of primary care.

With $173 Million Campus, NEA Baptist Health Will Add 530 Jobs

by Mark Friedman 12/3/2012 12:00 am

NEA Baptist Health System of Jonesboro says it will add 530 jobs when it opens its $173 million medical campus, the largest commercial project in Arkansas, in the fall. The campus also will have a 213,000-SF medical office building and a 34,000-SF cancer care center.