Tagged: peter banko

Central Arkansas Medical Centers Collaborate, Compete in Tight Health Care Market

by Mark Friedman 4/21/2014 12:00 am

Hospitals in central Arkansas must collaborate to survive, according to St. Vincent Health System President and CEO Peter Banko, who says he doesn't think Little Rock can support three hospitals.

Kudos: St. Vincent Recognized for Nursing Leadership

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/21/2013 12:00 am

St. Vincent Infirmary in Little Rock has received the American Nurses Credentialing Centers' Magnet Recognition designation for its nursing leadership, clinical practice, innovations and patient outcomes.

Arkansas Hospitals Fear Looming Cuts to Medicaid

by Mark Friedman 11/26/2012 12:00 am

Adding to the mix of bad news, Arkansas hospitals could lose $403 million in total Medicare payments for seniors over the next 10 years if the Budget Control Act of 2011 goes into place on Jan. 1.