Influenza reported to be “widespread” across the state.
The performance measures are American Heart Association/American Stroke Association-endorsed quality and achievement measures of the Get with the Guidelines-Stroke Patient Management Tool.
Researchers will examine opioid prescribing and dispensing.
Free event will be held 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Center Court.
Says he also wants a health reform task force and options to modernize the state's Medicaid program.
It's part of an effort to reduce infant deaths.
Little girl's smile is rare occurrence known as "natal teeth."
Medical Director for CHI St. Vincent emergency room Dr. George Hutchinson says it's a good time to remind people not to drink and drive, but throughout the entire year and not just tonight.
Eligible donors urged to give blood or platelets.
One tip: If you buy a child a riding toy for Christmas, be sure you get a helmet too.
Your flu shot can protect you but it might not do as good of a job as you think. Work still needs to be done to keep yourself safe.
If you do get sick, you can be contagious for up to a week, health officials advise.
National Influenza Vaccination Week promotes protection from the virus.
The State Health Department worked to get as many people as possible vaccinated for the flu season and also to eliminate myths about flu shots.
Panel cites excellence in accountability measure performance for Heart Attack, Heart Failure, Surgical Care, and Pneumonia.
Those working weekends and nights will now be paid a flat rate instead of a percentage
The Arkansas Department of Health begins giving vaccinations after a delay in receiving vaccines earlier this year.
A senior in-home care provider has had some of its Medicaid reimbursements temporarily suspended after the Arkansas Office of Medicaid Inspector General cites "credible allegations of fraud."
Majority of cases are flu strain A, say state health officials.
29 million people in the United States according to the Centers for Disease Control are living with diabetes.
The money will be spent to create an indoor play area.
Clinic will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Marie Wilson Howells Chair is named after the native of the Mississippi County town of Wilson that bore her family’s name.
On Tuesday, Consumer Reports recommended parents reduce children's rice consumption.
The 2,735-square-foot Fayetteville clinic features a staff of experienced therapists and top-of-line therapeutic devices.
KARK4's Deedra Wilson finds out how one man not only found a doctor, but medical advancement to treat his symptoms and save his life.
A group that supports increased health coverage for children and low-income Arkansans, says proposed changes to the private option could have a negative effect on those benefiting from new health coverage.
Patients got a chance to showcase and celebrate pieces of art they created in the hospital's Holiday Card Project
After a delay forced health department to bump back its mass flu clinics, the vaccine has arrived.
Ryan and Emily Yeager are in the Nurse Anesthesia program at Arkansas State University.