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Competition Expanding Conway Area’s Health Care Horizons

by Dwain Hebda 5/18/2016 12:00 am

Conway’s current health care landscape is characterized by more players entering the market, providing additional capacity within city limits and expanding and enhancing services here and in surrounding communities.

Presidential Hotel Hosts $8.5M Sale (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 5/16/2016 12:00 am

LR HI Associates LLC, an affiliate of Centura Capital of Conshohocken, Pennsylvania, bought the Holiday Inn-Presidential at 600 Interstate 30. The seller is HI Presidential LLC, led by Larry Carpenter.

Baptist Health Promotes 2 at North Little Rock Campus

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/4/2016 9:29 am

Baptist Health announced Tuesday the promotion of two employees to new leadership positions at Baptist Health Medical Center-North Little Rock.

Fashion Royalty Comes to Little Rock

by Soirée Staff 4/29/2016 12:01 am

After nearly 30 years in the business, Mark Badgley and James Mischka have become synonymous with timeless elegance and red carpet glamour. In honor of their new collection available at Dillard’s, the dynamic duo discussed with Soirée the secrets of their success and their favorite Southern treats.

Arkansas Business Power List 2016: Health Care

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/21/2016 12:00 am

A health care resource to help navigate the leadership of the largest Arkansas companies or institutions.

MacArthur Commons Sells for $10.5 Million (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 2/29/2016 12:00 am

A 59-unit apartment project in downtown Little Rock weighed in at $10.5 million. MacArthur Commons LLC, led by David Thompson, bought its namesake project at 414 E. Capitol Ave.

Baptist Health Closing Kidney Transplant Program

by Mark Friedman 1/29/2016 11:41 am

Baptist Health of Little Rock is closing its kidney transplant program in about 90 days, citing declining volume and fewer available organs.

Baptist Health Forms Insurance Company

by Mark Friedman 1/26/2016 4:24 pm

Baptist Health of Little Rock has created an insurance company to handle its general business insurance. Diamond Risk Insurance LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Baptist Health, is Arkansas' first special purpose captive insurance company, according to the Arkansas Insurance Department.

5 Questions for Innovation Exec Gre’Juana 'G' Dennis

by Fit Staff 1/18/2016 9:03 am

"G," alongside Baptist Health executives Missy Lewis, Cathy Dickinson and Margot Vogel, helped establish the innovative BHealthy Initiative. This corporate wellness program has been applauded by employees and executives alike, and in 2016,

What to Seek in an Accelerator (Spencer Jones Commentary)

by Spencer Jones 1/18/2016 12:00 am

Accelerators are one of the best ways to launch a company or simply boost its growth, but all accelerators are not created equal.

US Bank's Michael A. Shelley on Banking in Arkansas, Singing in Alabama

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/18/2016 12:00 am

As State President of U.S. Bank, Michael A. Shelley is responsible for commercial, consumer and trust banking throughout Arkansas. He has more than 30 years of experience as a commercial banking executive, corporate CFO and CPA.

Arkansas Health Care Heavyweights Join to Share Services

by Mark Friedman 1/11/2016 12:00 am

A partnership formed by some of the biggest health care organizations in Arkansas expects to save its members millions of dollars, but the details on how it plans to do that haven’t been released.

Baptist Health to Open Urgent Care Centers in North Little Rock, Bryant

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/22/2015 3:07 pm

With the opening of two new urgent care centers in North Little Rock and Bryant, Baptist Health is continuing to expand access to health care and change how that care is delivered.

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.

Phyzit to Provide TCM Service to Baptist Subsidiary

by Mark Carter 12/11/2015 10:34 am

Little Rock health-care startup Phyzit has announced an agreement with Arkansas Health Group to provide transitional care management for 52 affiliated health-care providers at 21 clinics across the state.

Large Hospital Winner: Baptist Health Medical Center-Little Rock

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/16/2015 12:00 am

For more than 90 years, Baptist Health has been a cornerstone for comprehensive medical care in the state and today the institution is still leading the way in the depth and breadth of treatment options and medical expertise.

Willing To Be Persuaded (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 11/9/2015 12:00 am

The recent news that four hospital systems and the state’s dominant health insurance company have formed a “shared services organization” was greeted triumphantly — by the organizations involved.

Launch of HubX a Turning Point, Officials Say

by Mark Carter 11/3/2015 9:39 am

The launch of the HubX Life Sciences startup accelerator, announced Friday by Baptist Health and the Innovation Hub in partnership with Iron Yard Ventures, signals what many state officials believe is a turning point for the state's tech startup ecosystem.

CARTI Latest Addition to I-630's 'Hospital Row'

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/2/2015 12:00 am

CARTI officially joins Hospital Row this week as it plans to start seeing some patients at its new $90 million, 170,000-SF cancer center in west Little Rock on Riley Drive, off John Barrow Road.

Baptist Health, Innovation Hub to Launch Health Care Accelerator

by Mark Carter 10/30/2015 3:29 pm

The program will launch with five to 10 startups, each of which will receive seed money of $25,000 to $50,000 and will also qualify for additional back-end investments.