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‘Any Willing Provider' Bill Returns, This Time Without Wilson Off to Races

by Mark Friedman 3/31/2014 12:00 am

A bill that has occupied lawyers for a full decade might have been a mere blip in the state's long legislative history had Nick Wilson, the powerful and ultimately disgraced state senator from Pocahontas, not been so eager to get to the horse races on one particular day in February 1995.

UAMS, Baptist Health Collaborate in Vascular Care, Surgery Venture

by Lee Hogan 3/17/2014 09:57 am

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Baptist Health are collaborating on a new 24-hour, seven-day-a-week vascular care and surgery service at Baptist Health in Little Rock.

Conway Reimagined For $100M And Change

by George Waldon 3/17/2014 12:00 am

Tandem retail projects in Conway are poised to reshape the commercial landscape along Interstate 40. The biggest on the drawing board is Central Landing, a mixed-use redevelopment of the 151-acre municipal airport with a 750,000-SF lifestyle center.

Russ Harrington Retiring, Troy Wells to Succeed as CEO of Baptist Health

by Mark Friedman 3/3/2014 01:14 pm

Baptist Health of Little Rock announced Monday that President and CEO Russell Harrington Jr. will retire July 1 and be succeeded by Troy Wells, who is currently Baptist's senior vice president of administrative services.

Hospital Vendors Earn Millions for Range of Contract Services

by Mark Friedman 1/13/2014 12:00 am

Doing business with hospitals can mean big business for vendors, and tax forms filed by nonprofit hospitals provide a peek into how hundreds of millions of dollars are spent.

Baptist Health Plans for Growth with New Hospitals in Conway, Malvern

by Mark Friedman 1/6/2014 12:00 am

Despite hospitals facing millions of dollars in lower health care reimbursements, Baptist Health of Little Rock is pushing ahead with ambitious expansion plans.

Baptist Health Puts Together Properties Along Conway's I-40 Corridor

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/16/2013 12:00 am

Baptist Health has invested at least $10.6 million to assemble land in Conway along Interstate 40 for its future hospital complex. At least $10.6 million.

New Kanis Plaza Owner Arrives in $1.5M Sale (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 12/9/2013 12:00 am

Roach Exchange Holdings LLC, led by Gary Roach, bought Kanis Plaza at 10809 Kanis Road. The deal is backed with a 20-year loan of $1.24 million from BancorpSouth Bank of Tupelo, Miss.

Baptist Health to Run Hot Spring County Medical Center

by Mark Friedman 11/13/2013 10:22 am

Baptist Health of Little Rock says it will begin operating the Hot Spring County Medical Center in Malvern on Jan. 1. The 72-bed hospital will be renamed Baptist Health Medical Center-Hot Spring County.

Baptist Health to Build Hospital in Conway by 2016

by Mark Friedman 11/6/2013 04:46 pm

Baptist Health of Little Rock says it will build a 100-bed hospital in Conway. It expects to open it in 2016.

David Lipschitz Leaves Saline Memorial Hospital

by Mark Friedman 7/25/2013 10:19 am

After joining the hospital last fall, Dr. David Lipschitz has left Saline Memorial Hospital in Benton.

Baptist Health Laying Off 170 Workers

by Mark Friedman 7/16/2013 12:51 pm

Baptist Health of Little Rock says it is laying off 170 of its workers across its network. The layoffs should be completed by the end of the week.

Top Employers in Arkansas Keep Steady Payroll of Workers

by Luke Jones 4/15/2013 12:00 am

The top five largest employers in Arkansas have seen some bumps since last year, but they remain in the same order. Four of the top five saw increases in employment during 2012.

Baptist Health Expected To Buy Leisure Arts Property in West Little Rock

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/8/2013 12:00 am

We understand Baptist Health has reached an agreement in principle to buy the 26.7-acre Leisure Arts development at 5701 Ranch Road.

Malvern Hospital Seeks Baptist Health Deal

by Mark Friedman 4/8/2013 12:00 am

Hot Spring County Medical Center of Malvern is in talks to form a partnership with Baptist Health of Little Rock. If the deal is approved by the Hot Spring County Quorum Court, Baptist Health would operate the 72-bed hospital, said HSC Medical Center CEO Sheila Williams.

List of Highest-paid Nonprofit Employees Dominated By Doctors

by Gwen Moritz 3/25/2013 12:00 am

This week Arkansas Business premieres a new list of the state's highest-paid nonprofit employees, which reveals that nonprofit hospital executives and physicians can be well-paid.

Otter Creek Family Clinic Joins Baptist Health Network

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/6/2013 02:27 pm

Baptist Health says it has taken over the Otter Creek Family.

Baptist Health Partners With 250 Doctors to Gather Patient Data

by Mark Friedman 1/15/2013 01:13 pm

Baptist Health in Little Rock is partnering with 250 physicians to collect data on procedures that will be used to improve patient outcomes and lower health care costs.