Health Care


Health plan sign-up period ends

A deadline rush of sign-ups after a tumultuous year for the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act has revealed continued demand for the program's subsidized individual health plans.

Tobacco deal money to help 500 disabled Arkansans with home-based care

A law passed this year is providing 201 people with developmental disabilities with home-based services, such as help with daily living tasks, Gov. Asa Hutchinson said Tuesday.

Rule fills Medigap lack for disabled; insurers must sell under-65 policies

Insurers would be required to sell supplemental policies to Medicare beneficiaries under age 65 under a rule approved by a legislative panel Tuesday.