Tagged: Medicaid

Medicaid Records Mishandled at Arkansas DHS

Medicaid Records Mishandled at Arkansas DHS

Health CareTechnology & Telecom

The department said it learned on Sept. 16 that an employee had sent messages from her official email account to her personal Yahoo account with client information attached. read more >

Medicare Enrollees Warned About Deceptive Marketing Schemes

Medicare Enrollees Warned About Deceptive Marketing Schemes

Health Care

Staff at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services are on the trail. They are secretly shopping for plans by calling the numbers linked to some online, TV and newspaper ads placed by these marketing firms, according to an agency memo sent to insurers last month. read more >

Drug Industry Challenges Arkansas Law

Drug Industry Challenges Arkansas Law

Health CareLegal

Community Health Centers of Arkansas fears its members’ budgets would lose a total of $1 million annually if a drug industry’s lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of a state law succeeds. read more >

Woes Pile Up on Ex-Nursing Home Tycoon

Woes Pile Up on Ex-Nursing Home Tycoon

Health CareLegalCover Story

In December, a former Arkansas nursing home operator was charged with eight counts of Medicaid fraud and two counts of failing to pay taxes. Then things went really wrong for Joseph Schwartz. read more >

Blue Cross Charts Path Past Virus, Into Future

Blue Cross Charts Path Past Virus, Into Future

Health CareTechnology & TelecomCover Story

The COVID-19 pandemic stands as a crucible and a pivot point for Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield as its northwest Arkansas crew settles into a new $40 million, 81,000-SF corporate center. read more >