Saline Memorial Hospital
About the Community
Ideally located between Hot Springs and Little Rock, Benton has it all – relaxed, small-town living with easy access to all the amenities of the cities. Outdoor amenities are endless, with the Saline River, local lakes and ample parks throughout the county. Nationally recognized schools, championship sports, first class parks and libraries in a suburban/rural setting with a marvelous variety of shopping and dining amenities for all, has Benton experiencing dynamic growth. Saline County has a broad economic base with small to large manufacturing and processing facilities and a strong transportation infrastructure, including a regional airport.
About the Hospital
As one of the fastest-growing counties in Arkansas, Saline County has seen an increase in young families moving to the community, and Saline Health System has grown during the past 60 years to meet the demand for quality, convenient healthcare. More than 180 active and consulting physicians work by the side of trained health professionals to provide highly skilled, compassionate care.
At Saline Memorial Hospital, patients can expect quality healthcare with a personal touch. As a 177-bed, community hospital and one of the largest employers in the county, Saline continually works to expand services to better meet the needs of patients and local residents. The main hospital campus encompasses approximately 400,000 square feet of Inpatient and Outpatient treatment areas. Services range from cardiology, neurology, pediatrics, orthopedics, otolaryngology, ophthalmology, psychiatry, wound care, bariatric surgery, sleep medicine, women’s services, hospice, home health, breast imaging, spine surgery, emergency services, diagnostic imaging, rehabilitation services and more.
SMH has been a recipient of the Governor’s Quality Award seven years in a row. They also received the Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award for the past three years—ranking the hospital in the top 5% of the nation for patient safety.