- Exchanges: Arkansas will participate in a state partnership exchange.
- Medicaid Expansion: Arkansas supports Medicaid expansion and the legislation authorizing it has been signed into law.
- Medicare Advantage Enrollment: Arkansas currently has 103,159 seniors and people with disabilities enrolled in Medicare Advantage, or about 18% of all Medicare beneficiaries.
NEWS OF NOTE
» Governor Beebe’s Statement on Affordable Care Act Ruling (press release)
» KTHV – Arkansas Surgeon General on Health Care Reform
» Government Health IT – Arkansas Politicians Debate Health Insurance Exchange
» Arkansas Insurance Department – State-Run Health Insurance Exchange No Longer an Option (Press Release)
» Bloomberg Business Week – Even Reluctant States Design Health Insurance Exchanges