Tagged: Health Care

As Prices Rise, Hospitals Suffer At Old Pay Rate

As Prices Rise, Hospitals Suffer At Old Pay Rate

Health Care

Through the first five months of this year, Conway Regional Medical Center has a $2.4 million loss. And its financial health is expected to worsen if government and commercial health insurance companies don’t increase their reimbursements for services. read more >

Panacea Financial: Founded By Doctors For Doctors

Panacea Financial: Founded By Doctors For Doctors

Banking & FinanceHealth Care

Two doctors and a finance professional get together to found Panacea Financial LLC of Little Rock, which offers personal lending to doctors and doctors in training. It also refinances doctors’ student loans and offers practice financing. read more >

$50K Bonus? Demand High for Druggists

$50K Bonus? Demand High for Druggists

Health Care

National chains are searching for pharmacists in Arkansas, with one offering a $50,000 signing bonus and another reducing store hours because of a shortage of workers. read more >

Judge Tosses Rock Dental’s COVID-19 Lawsuit

Judge Tosses Rock Dental’s COVID-19 Lawsuit

Health CareLegal

A federal judge dismisses a lawsuit filed by a Little Rock dental network that sued its insurance carrier for denying coverage for business losses suffered as a result of COVID-19, ruling the policy didn’t cover such losses. read more >

Walmart Asks Judge to Toss Opioid Case

Walmart Asks Judge to Toss Opioid Case

Health CareLegal

Walmart Inc. of Bentonville has asked a federal judge to throw out the Department of Justice’s lawsuit against it over allegations that its pharmacists unlawfully dispensed opioids, fueling the national opioid crisis. read more >