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To make a referral, call the Arkansas Children’s Appointment Center at 501-364-4000.

Our team is dedicated to providing the best patient care possible. To refer a patient to Arkansas Children's, browse the tools and information below.

About Healthy Planet

Our secure web portal connects you to information stored in our EMR for referred and admitted patients.

As referred patients receive care from us, we send notifications and updates through this portal. This provides you with the information you need to plan patients' ongoing care.

Benefits of using Healthy Planet

  • Access to patients' results, notes, orders, and more
  • Request appointments/refer patients
  • Place lab and imaging orders
  • Receive automatic messages about important patient events
  • No software to install

To sign up, please choose a site administrator for your clinic and they will be sent login information and can then add other users. For assistance, please contact your physician liaison.

Healthy Planet Link

A web portal that connects you to information stored in our EMR for your referred and admitted patients.

Access Portal

Physician Liaisons are your main communication link to Arkansas Children’s. The liaisons travel the state to visit pediatricians, family practice physicians and specialists to share information about Arkansas Children’s programs and services.

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Erica Bowman
Physician Liaison

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Samantha Hathaway
Physician Liaison

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Stephanie Pinkerton
Physician Liaison, Northwest

Physician Access Line


This number is available to help your office with appointment scheduling, communication regarding your patients, Healthy Planet Link for patient care information, physician-to-physician consults and general questions and concerns. We are also available to troubleshoot if your office is experiencing any issues with referrals or reaching Arkansas Children’s physicians. 


At Arkansas Children’s, we are committed to providing safe, high quality, affordable health care. Our customer service and financial counseling representatives are available to help patients understand their medical bill, discuss payment options, evaluate patients/families for other financial assistance programs and provide accurate estimates for out-of-pocket expenses. Arkansas Children’s recognizes the financial burden that medical bills may cause and it is part of our mission at Arkansas Children’s to help the patients and families we serve. Arkansas Children's offers financial assistance for patients not eligible for other assistance programs. If any questions, please contact Patients Accounts Customer Service at 501-364-2500 or a Financial Counselor staff at 501-364-1230.