24/7 Call Center Hotline

The Sickle Cell Call Center is staffed by experienced registered nurses 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

The Call Center offers Arkansans with Sickle Cell:

  • Education concerning acute and chronic health problems
  • Telephone triage resulting in advice for immediate health concerns
  • Follow-up from a staff member of the Sickle Cell Program Team to assist with:
    • Joining the Arkansas Sickle Cell Registry
    • Transitioning from Pediatric care to Adult care
    • Finding a Primary Care Physician in your area
    • Scheduling a yearly appointment to the UAMS Sickle Cell Multidisciplinary Clinic and follow-up with your local primary care provider

The Call Center helps healthcare providers with:

  • Evidence-based guidelines for treatment of the disease that will assist providers in their efforts to care for their patients in their local healthcare facilities
  • General information regarding the Arkansas Sickle Cell Clinical Program
  • Contacting a physician at UAMS that specializes in Sickle Cell disease management


The Call Center can be reached at 1-855-Sic-Cell (742-2355)