Tagged: qualchoice

The Problem With Percentages (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 8/31/2015 12:00 am

Big numbers made for a technically accurate but deeply misleading story in The New York Times. But even knowing the approved changes isn’t very helpful.

Insurance Hikes Through State Marketplace Top Out at 7 Percent

by Gwen Moritz 8/25/2015 2:14 pm

Health insurance plans sold to Arkansans through the health insurance marketplace will increase in cost by no more than 7.15 percent next year, according to the Arkansas Insurance Department.

High Cost of New Drugs Weighs on Medicaid

by Mark Friedman 11/24/2014 12:00 am

A U.S. District Court case highlights concerns over the high costs of specialty drugs such as Kalydeco, which treats some cystic fibrosis patients at an approximate annual cost of $300,000.

Relyance Team Continues Bank's Move Into LR Market (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/13/2014 12:00 am

Nina Castaldi, Sandy Ross, Nikki Pfleger and LaTonja Hill are members of Relyance Bank of Pine Bluff’s new Little Rock team.

AID Finalizes Agreement Between Catholic Health Initiatives, QualChoice

by Mark Carter 5/1/2014 10:30 am

The Arkansas Insurance Department granted final approval for CollabHealth, a wholly owned subsidiary of CHI, to acquire QualChoice Holdings, the parent company of QCA Health Plan Inc., and QualChoice Life and Health Insurance Co. Inc.

QualChoice Deal With Catholic Health Initiatives Getting Closer

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/10/2014 12:00 am

You may recall that back in January it was reported that Catholic Health Initiatives of Denver, the parent company of St. Vincent Health System of Little Rock, was in talks to buy some or all of QualChoice of Little Rock.

Catholic Health Initiatives in Talks to Buy QualChoice

by Mark Friedman 1/7/2014 12:17 pm

Catholic Health Initiatives of Denver, the parent company of St. Vincent Health System of Little Rock, is in talks to buy some or all of QualChoice of Little Rock.

Reform Spurs New Vision, Dental and Gap Insurance Products from QualChoice

by Mark Friedman 1/28/2013 12:00 am

QualChoice of Little Rock will begin offering dental, vision and short-term gap health insurance this spring, which is one of several changes it’s making in response to national health care reform.