The Birth of New Mutuals

IN Magazine, A publication of NAMIC (the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies) has released a story about the Birth of New Mutuals, written by Brent Bahler.

AR Mutual’s CEO, Corey Little was interviewed and contributed to this story.   Please click here: The-Birth-of-New-Mutuals for the complete story.  To read our highlights in the publication, please see pages 11-12 & last paragraphs on page 14.

Charleston, WV becomes focal point for massive set of liability lawsuits (Vaginal Mesh)

Please click here for the original article by Charleston Daily Mail

Vaginal Mesh lawsuits have affected physicians on the national level. Many right here in Arkansas.

Daily Mail staff

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Nearly 26,000 medical product liability lawsuits are being focused in Charleston beginning Monday in federal court.

Those cases involve injury claims against six manufacturers of vaginal mesh, a woven wire medical device used by many physicians to repair hernias, support organs and repair bladder and pelvic problems.

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October 1, 2014, the ICD-9 code sets will be replaced by ICD-10 code sets

On October 1, 2014, the ICD-9 code sets used to report medical diagnoses and inpatient procedures will be replaced by ICD-10 code sets.

The transition to ICD-10 is required for everyone covered by the Health Insurance Portability Accountability Act (HIPAA). Please note, the change to ICD-10 does not affect CPT coding for outpatient procedures and physician services.

Stay up to date on ICD-10! Visit or click here: cms.gov , for up-to-date information and great resource links.