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Arkansas Hospitals Offer Fewer Places to Give Birth

Some hospitals are closing their obstetric units due to financial struggles, creating “maternity deserts” in Arkansas and beyond. read more >
Government & Politics / Health Care / Insurance

Hospitals Brace for Another Blow as Thousands Lose Medicaid EligibilityLock Icon

On April 1, the Arkansas Department of Human Services began reassessing the eligibility of beneficiaries who throughout the pandemic were guaranteed a place in the federal-state health care insurance program for low-income residents. read more >
Buster Lackey, executive director of NAMI Arkansas, says that one of the greatest problems in Arkansas mental health care is “there’s not enough providers to go around.”
Government & Politics / Health Care

Task Force Seeks to Meet Growing Need for Mental Health CareLock Icon

As Arkansans are seeking more mental health services but are having difficulty finding providers, an Arkansas legislative task force is studying the problem. read more >
The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette is revamping its online presence at ArkansasOnline.com, from the current version shown above on the left to the new format shown on the right.

ArkansasOnline Reloads, Seeks Feedback

Teams at the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette are revamping the website, and they want you to take a peek and respond. read more >