Tagged: arkansas health care association

Medical Malpractice Proposal Seeks Out Public Vote

by George Waldon 6/13/2016 12:00 am

Advocates of capping noneconomic damage awards in lawsuits against health care providers have taken a new tack. They want to amend the Arkansas Constitution instead of making change through the Arkansas Legislature.

Nursing Home King Michael Morton Expanding His Empire

by Mark Friedman 3/16/2015 12:00 am

Even though Michael Morton has been hit by shrapnel from former Faulkner County Circuit Judge Michael Maggio’s bribery scandal, the Fort Smith nursing home magnate is pushing forward with plans to expand his empire.

Wilkes & McHugh Law Firm’s Departure Highlights Fall in Nursing Home Lawsuits

by Jan Cottingham 6/9/2014 12:00 am

The departure of Wilkes & McHugh, known for winning historic, multimillion-dollar verdicts against nursing homes, illustrates the changing economics of nursing home litigation in Arkansas.

Medicaid Formula ‘Transformed’ Nursing Homes

by Gwen Moritz 4/8/2013 12:00 am

Three quarters of Arkansas’ nursing homes were profitable in the fiscal year that ended in June 2012, a testament to the Medicaid formula developed in 2001 to reimburse the actual cost of patient care.

How to Choose A Nursing Home (Advertisement)

by Staff 2/1/2009 12:00 am

The Arkansas Health Care Association provides tips on choosing a nursing facility for a loved one, part of BOOM's Ultimate How-to Resource Guide for Baby Boomers (Advertisement).