About the CHCS

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CHCS offers an outstanding pediatric network that includes Arkansas Children's Hospital and over 300 primary care and specialty providers engaged in providing comprehensive pediatric services for children.

CHCS obtains managed care contracting opportunities using a standing-offer messenger model. Currentlyn CHCS administers and manages a portfolio of over 30 managed care agreements that are arranged with direct employers, HMOs, PPOs, third party administrators and others. The number of covered pediatric lives represented by these contracts is over 400,000.

Other services provided by CHCS include provider credentialing consistent with standards of the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), and specified functions in the area of utilization management.

Why Contract with Us?

We provide an outstanding network of pediatric providers, specially trained to serve the healthcare needs of children, from birth to age 21. Contracting with us eliminates the access fees and ultimately reduces the costs associated with the administration of your health plan. It also allows us to readily provide utilization information for more efficient management of your health plan. Contracting directly with us provides an opportunity for collaboration and partnership to advance the health of the children in your plan and your community.

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Executive Director CHCS PHO VP Managed Care and Business Development - Beth Petlak

Executive Director of Children's Healthcare System
PHO VP Managed Care and Business Development

Beth Petlak
Arkansas Children's Hospital
#1 Children's Way, Mail Slot 844
Little Rock, AR 72202
Phone: 364-4358
Fax: 501-364-3929
petlakba@archildrens.org

Connie Kloss

Director, Provider Relations
Connie Kloss
Arkansas Children's Hospital
#1 Children's Way, Mail Slot 844
Little Rock, AR 72202
Teléfono: 501-364-6954
Fax: 501-364-1402
klossce@archildrens.org

Administrative Assistant of Physician Services & CHCS PHO - Susan HensonAdministrative Assistant of Physician Services & CHCS PHO
Susan Henson
Arkansas Children's Hospital
#1 Children's Way, Mail Slot 844
Little Rock, AR 72202
Teléfono: 501-364-5902
Fax: 501-364-3929
hensonsa@archildrens.org