Health Care Archive

Ben Goodwin of Our House on Where Nonprofits, Businesses Can Meet

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/19/2018 12:00 am

Our House Director Ben Goodwin reveals how a deeply personal experience affirmed his commitment to serving the homeless.

Presenting the 30th Annual Arkansas Business of the Year Awards

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/19/2018 12:00 am

Arkansas Business honors the state's top executives, small businesses and nonprofits with the annual Arkansas Business of the Year Awards.

Copper Run Acreage Assembled for $2.6M (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 2/19/2018 12:00 am

Layman Lane LLC, led by Graham Smith and Russell James, bought the more than 85 acres at 10601 Layman Road from Glenda C. Pehrson Family Ltd.

Allison Glenn Accepts Associate Role at Crystal Bridges (NWA Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/19/2018 12:00 am

Allison Glenn has been named associate curator of contemporary art for Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville.

Leslie Rutledge Names Nicole Waugh as AG Communications Director (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/19/2018 12:00 am

Nicole Waugh was named communications director for the office of Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge in Little Rock.

Hall to Head Henderson's Marketing; Taggard Promoted at UA Little Rock (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/19/2018 12:00 am

Tina Hall has been named executive director of marketing and communications at Henderson State University in Arkadelphia. Desiree Taggard has been promoted to director of procurement for the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

Budget Undercuts Trump Focus On Mental Health, School Safety

by Associated Press 2/16/2018 11:14 am

President Donald Trump is calling for a focus on mental health and school safety in response to shootings like the one that took 17 lives in Florida, but his budget would cut funding in both areas.

Real Estate Deals Total $1.9M

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/15/2018 12:45 pm

Office/warehouse buildings, a garage and a retail/office project were recently sold in separate transactions.

Jonesboro Dentist Appointed to State Board

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/12/2018 11:15 am

Gov. Asa Hutchinson has appointed Dr. Matthew McDonough of Jonesboro to the Arkansas State Board of Dental Examiners.

Tax Changes: The Good, Bad and Quirky

by Kyle Massey 2/12/2018 12:00 am

Arkansas Business asked a panel of tax experts for insights on the new code, which was signed by President Donald J. Trump in late December. After hitting the highlights, they delved into provisions that surprised them.

Biggest Deals of 2017: Arkansas Transactions Soar 50 Percent, Reach $14.7B

by Jan Cottingham 2/12/2018 12:00 am

Tax reform expected to increase pace, size of acquisitions in 2018.

Could Marijuana Amendment Be Repealed? (Randall Bynum Commentary)

by Randall Bynum 2/12/2018 12:00 am

With a conservative legislature and a Supreme Court leaning toward literal interpretation, it is not inconceivable that the General Assembly could vote to repeal the Medical Marijuana Amendment and have its actions upheld by this Supreme Court.

Youth Services Bankruptcy Unveils Theft Case, FBI Probe

by Mark Friedman 2/12/2018 12:00 am

The FBI and Arkansas' attorney general are investigating the defunct South Arkansas Youth Services Inc. of Magnolia, according to the nonprofit's recent bankruptcy filing.

Doug Ross Named SVP, Chief Medical Officer at CHI St. Vincent Hot Springs (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/12/2018 12:00 am

Doug Ross has been promoted to senior vice president and chief medical officer for CHI St. Vincent in Hot Springs.

CHI St. Vincent Hot Springs, Osteopathic School Partner on Residency Programs

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/8/2018 11:08 am

CHI St. Vincent Hot Springs announces a partnership with the Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine in Fort Smith to develop new undergraduate medical education and graduate medical education training opportunities for osteopathic students and graduates.

WLR Medical Property Sold in $3.4M Deal

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/5/2018 12:00 am

An 11,372-SF medical office-outpatient surgery center in west Little Rock, a 6,566-SF restaurant in Conway and a 20,798-SF office building in south Little Rock form this week's trio of million-dollar transactions.

New Crittenden County Hospital Delayed Until 2019

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/5/2018 12:00 am

Unexpected delays have delayed the opening of the $43 million Baptist Memorial Hospital-Crittenden project in West Memphis.

Trust, But Verify (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 2/5/2018 12:00 am

UAMS, ostensibly accountable to the public, is selling its doctors' services, and the taxpayers who employ those doctors aren't allowed to know how much the buyer is paying.

Cantrell Drug Hiring in Face of Bankruptcy

by Mark Friedman 2/5/2018 12:00 am

Cantrell Drug Co. of North Little Rock said last week that it has hired about 25 people since filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization in November.

Laura Fine on Keeping Small Businesses from Missing the Market

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/5/2018 12:00 am

Laura Fine, chief of the Arkansas Small Business & Technology Development Center, tells what it does, and says customers are king.