Tagged: american medical association

Hospitals' Hiring Frenzy Now in Remission

by Kyle Massey 10/2/2017 12:00 am

After a years-long spree of hospitals eagerly hiring doctors and snapping up medical practices, the fever has broken, but the aftereffects are striking.

Thoughts, Prayers — And Research (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 6/20/2016 12:00 am

Last week, the American Medical Association called gun violence “a public health crisis” and declared it would lobby Congress to repeal legislation prohibiting the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention from researching the issue.

CMS Database Shows Medicare Payments to Doctors, Others in 2012

by Lance Turner 4/9/2014 9:17 am

The Wall Street Journal has published a searchable database of information made public by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. The list shows total Medicare payments to doctors and other health care providers across the country, including Arkansas, in 2012.

American Medical Association Criticizes Lack of Competition In Arkansas Health Insurance Market

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/3/2012 12:00 am

The American Medical Association has called out a number of states, including Arkansas, for a lack of competition among large health insurers.