Unity Health / Red River Family Medicine

Stacy Zimmerman, MD FACP FAAP
Helene Gensheimer, APRN PNP

          AFMC Gold Award for Excellence in Healthcare!

    NCQA Level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home !!!!

 Voted  2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015 

Reader's Choice

**Best Clinic**

 Dr. Zimmerman was voted the 2009  & 2014      

Reader's Choice

 **Best Doctor**

 

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Ozark Internal Medicine and pediatrics becomes Unity Health Red River Family Medicine!

Ozark Internal Medicine & Pediatrics becomes Unity Health Red River Family Medicine

As of October 1, 2016, Ozark Internal Medicine and Pediatrics announces it will become Unity Health Red River Family Medicine.

Q: Why is Ozark Internal Medicine & Pediatrics becoming Unity Health Red River Family Medicine?

 A: Dr. Zimmerman is expanding her practice by joining the Unity Health family, which is comprised of more than 150 doctors.

Q: Why the new name?

A: In addition to Unity Health, the Red River Family Medicine clinic name links the community to an important regional landmark in Van Buren County and the surrounding counties, the Little Red River.  

Q: Will there be a change in personnel?

A: Dr. Stacy Zimmerman will remain at the clinic through the transition as well as the staff. The team plans to add a new provider in the near future.  

Q: What does this formal collaboration mean for patients?

A: Unity Health resources and shared expertise from the Mayo Clinic will allow patients additional care without a commute to another city, and convenience through continued service at the Clinton location.

Q: Who do I contact for more information?

A: Please contact the clinic for additional questions at (501) 745-3033, located at 175 Volunteers Parkway in Clinton, Ark. Learn more about Unity Health at http://unity-health.org/

 

  

Welcome to Unity Health / Red River Family Medicine

Unity Health / Red River Family Medicine established  in Clinton, Arkansas on October 1st,  2016. Dr. Stacy Zimmerman founded the original clinic in 2003. She continues to be the staff physician.  Dr. Zimmerman is the only board certified Pediatrician (FAAP) in this area.   Dr. Zimmerman is also board certified in Internal Medicine (FACP).  Our clinic is proud to maintain a full time certified Pediatric APRN.   

Our mission at Red River Family Medicine is to provide you and your family with safe, sound medical care that is sensitive to your unique needs in a positive Christian environment.

Our practice is recognized as a Level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).    Our staff  knows how important good health is, and we strive to treat your illnesses as well as help prevent them.

Your health and well-being depends on a partnership between you, your physician, and others on your healthcare team.  This is the foundation of our Patient-Centered Medical Home.   Our partnership is of greatest benefit to you when you are actively involved in your healthcare by participating in wellness exams and asking questions about your health and treatment plan.

We want your family to feel comfortable in our office and have designed our website with information that should help answer some of your questions about our practice. Please feel free to e-mail us to discuss any topic with our staff.

important noticeS  !!!

We have implemented a telephone appointment reminder stystem (HouseCalls), to provide you with the courtesy of a timely, efficient reminder of your next scheduled appointment.

HouseCalls will call you a few days prior to your next appointment to give you the day, date, and time of you appointment.  You will also be able to either confirm or cancel your appointment by using your telephone keypad and pressing the following keys anytime during the message:

Press the 1 Key to confirm your appointment
Press the 2 Key to replays the message
Press the 3 Key to cancel your appointment

If you are unavailable when the call is made and have a voicemail or an answering machine, the system will leave you a brief message.

 

After hours consultation line

We are proud to offer an after hours consultation line to our Established Clinic Patients!!!

 This line is NOT FOR EMERGENCIESIf you have a medical emergency please call 911 or proceed to your nearest emergency room.  YOU MUST LEAVE A MESSAGE OR YOUR CALL WILL NOT BE RETURNED!!

Depending on your insurance, by using this service you agree to accept that you may be billed a timed based fee.  This line is a professional courtesy to healthcare providers  for the exchange of HIPPA compliant information.

The after hours number is : (501) 253-8534  You will be notified if clinic visit is required after consultation call.

You MUST leave a message or your call will NOT be returned.  When you call please leave the following information in a message:

  • Patient's Full Name
  • Patient's Date of Birth
  • Your Phone Number
  • Your NON-URGENT medical complaint

Please allow a reasonable amount of time for the provider to return your call  as it will be necessary for the provider to access and review the patient's medical record. 

         

Need a Refill on a prescription? 

Patient Portal is FREE!!! 

Notify your pharmacist or log on to Patient Portal to have us refill it anytime…24/7!

Our providers check the internet several times daily for refill requests.

This service is limited to established patients who are NOT overdue for appointments or laboratory testing.