Tagged: arkansas blue cross and blue shield

Arkansas Blue Cross Joins HubX Accelerator Team

by Mark Carter 12/15/2015 10:29 am

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield announced Tuesday that it has signed on as a sponsor of the HubX-Life Sciences health care startup accelerator from Baptist Health and the Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub.

Curtis Barnett Named CEO-elect at Arkansas Blue Cross

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/15/2015 9:11 am

Curtis Barnett has been named by the Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield board of directors to succeed CEO Mark White, the company announced Monday.

Five Arkansas Health Organizations Form Partnership

by Alexis Hosticka 10/29/2015 12:30 pm

Five Arkansas health-related organizations announced Thursday that they have formed The Partnership for a Healthy Arkansas, a shared services organization they say will improve health care quality and lower costs.

Blue & You Foundation Gives $2.6M in Grants

by Associated Press 11/25/2014 7:48 am

The Blue & You Foundation for a Healthier Arkansas has awarded more than $2.6 million in grants to 35 health improvement programs in Arkansas.

Wal-Mart Spending $670,000 on Arkansas Health Care Initiative

by Mark Friedman 1/10/2013 11:43 am

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville plans to invest $670,000 in an Arkansas health care program designed to reward doctors and hospitals who keep a lid on health care costs while providing high-quality care.

Mike Beebe, Wal-Mart Plan Health Care Announcement

by Associated Press 1/10/2013 7:23 am

Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe and Wal-Mart officials are planning to announce an "important step" in the state's efforts to change the way Medicaid and private insurers in the state pay for medical services.

Northwest Health System, Blue Cross In Talks Again

by Rob Keys 8/23/2012 8:59 am

Representatives from Northwest Health System in Springdale and Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield resumed negotiations on Wednesday, and services will continue as usual while companies negotiate.