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UAMS Tops State In Net Patient Revenue

UAMS Tops State In Net Patient Revenue

Business ListHealth Care

Of the 89 hospitals on Arkansas Business’ list of the largest hospitals and medical centers in the state, 14 reported a net loss of $1 million or more while 34 had a net income of $1 million or more. read more >

The Virtual Doctor Will See You Now

The Virtual Doctor Will See You Now

Health CareTechnology & Telecom

A law that eases restrictions in the way telemedicine is delivered in Arkansas goes into effect in August and will help Arkansas hospitals expand their range of virtual services. read more >

Arkansas Hospitals Report Healthier Results in 2015

Arkansas Hospitals Report Healthier Results in 2015

Business ListHealth CareTechnology & TelecomCover Story

On the annual checkup of hospitals, 61 out of the 86 hospitals on this year’s list of the state’s largest hospitals and medical centers — 71 percent — reported making money. That compares with 62 percent on the list that ran in 2013, just before the main features of the Patient Protection & Affordable Care Act took effect. read more >

Arkansas Hospitals Keep Buying Physician Clinics

Arkansas Hospitals Keep Buying Physician Clinics

Business ListHealth CareTechnology & TelecomTransportationCover Story

When hospitals buy physician clinics, the results are mixed. But the trend, which is as evident in Arkansas as it is nationally, shows no signs of going away. read more >

Truth in  Billing (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

Truth in Billing (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

OpinionHealth CareEditor's Note

We have truth in lending and truth in sentencing. Maybe it’s time for truth in billing. I’m talking about truth in medical billing, and when I put it that way, you know exactly what I mean. read more >

Urgent Care Walk-in Clinics Expanding in Arkansas

Urgent Care Walk-in Clinics Expanding in Arkansas

Health CareCover Story

Doctors, retailers and hospitals have been opening urgent care facilities or walk-in clinics to lure patients with non-life-threatening injuries away from hospital emergency rooms in a trend that has been slow to arrive in Arkansas. read more >

Crittenden Regional Hospital’s True Financial Status Surprised Directors

Crittenden Regional Hospital’s True Financial Status Surprised Directors

Banking & FinanceHealth CareLegalCover Story

Directors of Crittenden Regional Hospital learned on Aug. 19 that its monthly revenue was only $2 million — about half what they had previously been led to believe — while expenses were about $5 million, the CEO of the shuttered hospital revealed in a bankruptcy court filing. read more >

Health Care Revenue Rises Slightly in 2013

Health Care Revenue Rises Slightly in 2013

Health Care

While nine of the 11 health care organizations on Arkansas Business’ list of the largest private companies reported an increase in revenue in 2013, none of them had an increase of more than 9 percent. And five of the companies had increases of less than 2 percent. read more >

34 on List of Largest Hospitals Report Losing Money

34 on List of Largest Hospitals Report Losing Money

Business ListHealth CareTechnology & TelecomTransportation

On the annual checkup of hospitals, 34 out of the 88 hospitals on this year’s list — 38 percent — reported losing money, which is slightly higher than last year’s list, which showed 35 percent of the hospitals losing money. read more >