Welcome to your Hometown Care!

Home Town Care: Proudly serving our community and LRAFB for over 50 years.

North Metro Medical has served this community for over 55 years; we live and work in this community because it is our passion to serve the people that make up our community family. Many of the staff at North Metro has been at the hospital for over 30 years. North Metro is not just a hospital it’s a home that serves Jacksonville and the Cabot areas. From the smaller communities north of the hospital to right here in our hometown we are dedicated to giving not only the best care but the most individual care for our neighbors, family, friends and community.

Here at North Metro we are proud of our outstanding staff and the services we have to offer. We provide efficient, compassionate services close to your home without having the stress of traffic and crowding. We are also proud that we are large enough to have state of the art care but small enough to personalize your medical experience with us. We have been improving customer care and our services, you don’t have to look hard to see we are putting our patients first.

From your healthcare needs to community involvement North Metro Medical has been and will continue to be your medical partner, dedicated to caring for you like we would our very own family.

Providing you the local care you need!

Care Spotlight

Bill Bledsoe, CEO, RN, MBA

Mr. Bledsoe comes to North Metro with a strong medical background in nursing and has a masters in business, his passion is to bring healing and care for people of the community that the hospital serves, by bringing stability, direction and strong leadership to North Metro Medical Center.

Mr. Bledsoe understand the business and the medical aspects of the hospital, but also has the knowledge that no single approach is the right one for every individual. He understands the uniqueness of North Metro being a smaller community hospital that can forge an individual relationship with each patient...

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Michael Pruitt RN, BSN is North Metro Medical Center’s Chief Nursing Officer. A strong, transformational leader, he influences the Hospital’s strategic direction and ensures that nursing’s goals and initiatives are aligned to advance organizational success.

Michael has been serving in the medical field for 24 years, working his way through the ranks as a Nationally Registered Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic to a Registered Nurse with a strong background in Critical Care and Emergency Nursing. In addition to operating his own Medical Staffing Company,...

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Undrea Ellis has been the Financial Controller for North Metro Medical since June 29, 2015. With over fifteen years of strong knowledge of both cash and accrual accounting, financial forecasting, fund management, accounts receivable and payable, payroll, corporate tax, contracts and project financing, she is responsible for all areas of Accounting, Finance and Revenue Management.

Immediately after coming aboard at North Metro, Undrea and her team put together a vendor analysis that guided the process to began rebuilding the client-vendor relationships within the local community and other vendors in the Healthcare Industry...

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North Metro Medical Center

1400 Braden Sreet
Jacksonville, AR 72076

Main Phone: 501-985-7000
24 Hour Phone: 501-517-3869

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