Mutual Interest Fall 2013: AMIC Welcomes New Board Member Jason Lofton, MD

AMIC IS PROUD to announce that Jason Lofton, MD has joined the Board of Directors. Jason is a family practice doctor practicing in DeQueen, AR. Jason was born in Texarkana, TX and lived in Oklahoma, Arkansas and North Carolina as a child. His family moved back to DeQueen in 1994, his senior year of high school and he has called DeQueen home ever since. Jason is Texas born but he is Arkansas educated. He graduated from the University of Arkansas in  Fayetteville and then medical school at UAMS. He did his residency training in Family Medicine at the AHEC in Fayetteville.

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Mutual Interest Fall 2013: Risk Management: Where We Are Now and Where We Are Going

By: Rebecca Tutton, RN JD

I JOINED ARKANSAS MUTUAL in July 2013 with the assignment to build the risk management program for you, the policyholders. As I listened to policyholders and their staffs, it became apparent that the Health Insurance Portability and Affordability Act, known as HIPAA, was paramount on everyone’s agenda and providing resources for HIPAA training and compliance became my first focus.

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