Consider the following statistics about health care coverage in Arkansas:
Total Arkansas Residents - 2,808,852
Arkansas uninsured residents - 17.01%
Total Arkansas HMO enrollment - 84,819
Avg annual employee premium in AR employer-sponsored plan (after employer contrib): $781
Avg AR hospital cost per inpatient day (before insurance) - $1,353
Source data according to the Kaiser Family Foundation:
Health Insurance Coverage of the Total Population, states (2007-2008), U.S. (2008)
Total HMO Enrollment, July 2008
Average Single Premium per Enrolled Employee For Employer-Based Health Insurance, 2008
Hospital Adjusted Expenses per Inpatient Day, 2007
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Residents can also refer to a number of resources within Arkansas:
Arkansas Department of Health
Information from the department of health includes health care services provided by the state of Arkansas.