But agency says illnesses ebbing
Flu cases in the state remain high, with six deaths in the past week and 48 overall since the season started, according to a weekly report by the Arkansas Department of Health. Yet health officials say flu illness seems to have peaked and has been decreasing in recent weeks. Continue reading...
Act expected to help cover inpatient care $45.9 billion in unpaid bills piled up on hospitals in ’12
Andy Ramos of Springdale was hospitalized late last year because of a laceration on his leg. Without insurance, he said he was stuck with the more than $1,000 bill. Continue reading...
Sickness in state shows no sign of waning, health agency epidemiologist says
Cases of the flu remain high in Arkansas with no sign of a letup. Eight people have died from the virus in the past week, according to a flu report from the Arkansas Department of Health. Continue reading...