Exercise Caution With Zero-Premium Medicare Advantage Plans
The annual enrollment window for 2023 Medicare Advantage coverage opens next week. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - October 6, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

CHI St. Vincent Donates $1.1M to UAPB Nursing Program
The gift is part of a five-year agreement designed to help address a statewide shortage of nurses. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - October 5, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

UnitedHealth Closes Roughly $8B Deal for Change Healthcare
The health care giant said that combination will simplify clinical, administrative and payment processes for care providers and bill payers. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - October 4, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

CDC Drops Traveler Health Notices for Individual Countries
The reason: Fewer countries are testing for the virus or reporting the number of COVID-19 cases. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - October 4, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

'The Journey to Elite' With Former Navy SEAL Scott Daly
Daly is the training director of Focus 3, an Ohio-based advisory firm that provides consulting and resources to help organizations develop their leaders, strengthen their culture, and empower their people. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - October 4, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

NIH to Fund Unproven ALS Drugs Under Patient-Backed Law
Only patients who can't get into conventional drug trials are eligible for the program. And their progress must be tracked to gather data about the treatment and their underlying disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - October 3, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

UAMS Health Specialty Center Plans $11M Remodel
See the latest in million-dollar construction in central Arkansas. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - October 3, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

UAMS College of Medicine Gains 2 New Chairs
Dr. Jonathan Laryea and Dr. Matthew Steliga have been invested in the Nolie and Norma Mumey Endowed Chair in Surgery and the Kent C. Westbrook M.D. Distinguished Chair in Surgical Oncology, respectively. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - October 3, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Nonprofit Health Execs Plead Guilty in Arkansas Bribery Case
Under the terms of their respective plea agreements, they must forfeit to the government up to $4.3 million. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - September 29, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

CareSource PASSE Names David Donohue CEO of Arkansas Market
He joins CareSource from nonprofit WellSense Health Plan, where he led the organization's New Hampshire Medicaid plan (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - September 28, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

UAMS Project Aims to Reduce Disparities in Maternal & Infant Health
Work will focus on addressing critical gaps in data systems, health services availability and quality of care to improve outcomes and reduce disparities. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - September 28, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Kris Maddalena Named Chief Nursing Officer at Arkansas Children's
She now leads the largest division of the hospital's workforce, overseeing clinical and administrative planning and monitoring and evaluating patient care. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - September 28, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Walmart to Cover Fertility Treatments Under Insurance Plan
Employees will get access to more than 30 fertility clinics and in vitro fertilization labs across the U.S. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - September 27, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Pfizer Seeks to Expand Omicron Booster to 5- to 11-Year-Olds
FDA vaccine chief Dr. Peter Marks said last week he expected a decision on boosters for that age group soon. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - September 27, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

SPONSORED: Tips on Unleashing the Power of LinkedIn With Richard Bliss
Bliss stresses that LinkedIn is far more than a place where people come to post resumes and hunt for jobs. He said it is a tool that companies can use to engage with prospects and customers in a way that drives business. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - September 26, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news