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In D.C. talks, private-option disputes cited

posted: 02/03/2016 5:45 a.m. Comments 3

Gov. Asa Hutchinson has some "differences of opinion" with the U.S. health and human services secretary on potential changes to the state's private option, Arkansas Senate President Pro Tempore Jonathan Dismang said Tuesday.

Uninsured consider magnified penalties

updated: 01/27/2016 3:49 a.m. Discuss

Millions of millennials who have gone uninsured in the past because they say it's too expensive face painful choices this year as the sign-up deadline approaches for President Barack Obama's health care law.

Insurer's data on 950,000 missing

posted: 01/27/2016 3:18 a.m. Comment 1

A St. Louis-based insurer that provides health coverage to more than 38,000 Arkansans, most of them private-option enrollees, announced late Monday that it has lost six hard drives containing health information on about 950,000 customers.

Baptist Health to insure in-house

posted: 01/27/2016 2:04 a.m. Discuss

Baptist Health of Little Rock, which owns eight hospitals in Arkansas, has created the first captive insurance company in the state, the state Insurance Department said Tuesday.




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