Tagged: baxter regional medical center

Baxter Regional Medical Center Fights to Bring Pediatricians to Mountain Home

by Billy Jean Louis, The Baxter Bulletin 7/11/2016 7:10 am

Soon, Dr. Michael Adkins will be the only pediatrician in Mountain Home, a situation officials at Baxter Regional Medical Center say they are working to rectify.

Baxter Regional's Fight Over Medicare Appeals Continues in Appeals Court

by Mark Friedman 2/23/2015 12:00 am

Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home is one of several hospitals appealing a federal court’s decision denying their request to speed up Medicare claim appeals by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services.

Waiting Room: Medicare Appeals Tie Up Hospitals’ Millions

by Mark Friedman 6/30/2014 12:00 am

Adding to hospital frustration is the way that the RACs, which are private companies, are paid: They have a financial incentive to deny as many claims as possible because they receive up to 12.5 percent of the money recovered.

Signs of $14.7 Million Medicare Fraud from Mountain Home Doctor Date Back for Years

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

If Dr. Stacey M. Johnson of Mountain Home had not died earlier this year at 63, he likely would have been charged with overbilling Medicare by $14.7 million, according to a criminal investigator’s affidavit that was recently made public.

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.

Late Mountain Home Doctor May Have Crafted Largest Medicare Fraud in State's History: $14.7M

by Mark Friedman 10/14/2013 12:00 am

If Dr. Stacey M. Johnson of Mountain Home had not died earlier this year at 63, he likely would have been charged with overbilling Medicare by $14.7 million, according to a criminal investigator’s affidavit that was recently made public.

Healthy State: An Overview of Arkansas' Hospitals

by Living in Arkansas staff 7/26/2010 12:00 am

Arkansas boasts nationally recognized doctors and health care facilities, with several large health care providers and the state’s teaching and research institute located in Little Rock.

The Living in Arkansas Directory of Health Care Facilities By Region

by Living in Arkansas staff 8/1/2008 12:00 am

Arkansas boasts nationally recognized doctors and health care facilities. Browse our directory of the state's best, including Web links and contact information.