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Hospital Prices to Go Online, But Will Numbers Tell Story?

Hospital Prices to Go Online, But Will Numbers Tell Story?

Health CareCover Story

The idea of Americans scrolling through hospital websites to find the best deal on a mammogram or tonsillectomy sounds good to almost everybody. But the devil is in the details, and when federal plans emerged to force hospitals and insurers to reveal their negotiated rates for all kinds of medical services, the pitchforks came out. read more >

Arkansas Children's Touts $1M, $500K Gifts

Arkansas Children's Touts $1M, $500K Gifts

Health Care

Arkansas Children's Hospital on Monday announced a $1 million gift from Valero and a $500,000 gift from Arkansas Children's Foundation Board member Stuart Cobb as part of the ongoing statewide public launch of its $250 million Campaign for a Healthier Tomorrow. read more >

Central Arkansas Population Growth Slows

Central Arkansas Population Growth Slows

Transportation

The planning agency Metroplan has found that growth slowed considerably in most cities in central Arkansas when comparing the period 2000-10 with 2010-19, according to its latest report. read more >

The Art of Being Wrong (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

The Art of Being Wrong (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

OpinionHealth CareLegalEditor's Note

Before being elected president, Donald Trump had never worked for anyone but himself or his ultra-wealthy father. That doesn't explain why he feels so comfortable saying things that are demonstrably untrue, but it could explain why he never had to learn how to own a mistake. read more >

Millennial Life: Better Educated, Most Women Work

Millennial Life: Better Educated, Most Women Work

Health CareRestaurants & FoodTechnology & Telecom

Millennials are better educated than previous generations, with the share of young adults in the millennial generation (born 1981 through 1996) who have a bachelor's degree or higher standing at 39% compared with 15% for the silent generation (1928-1945). read more >

Stone Bank Hires Kimes at Harrison (Movers & Shakers)

Stone Bank Hires Kimes at Harrison (Movers & Shakers)

Banking & FinanceMovers & Shakers

Kori Kimes has joined Stone Bank in Harrison as a loan officer. Michael Westerfield of BKD LLP, Sondra Masters of Walmart Inc. and Brian Pickett of Sam's Club are among new members of the board of Junior Achievement of Arkansas. read more >