Fri., June 15, 2012 8:15am
Georgia's massive Medicaid program is facing a shortfall of more than $300 million in the coming fiscal year.
Wed., August 31, 2011 11:00am
The department that funds Medicaid needs hundreds of millions of dollars to fill its budget this year and next. The shortfall is no surprise to...
Thu., April 14, 2011 4:00am
HIV infection is growing most rapidly in the south, which is why the Black AIDS Institute and the state Department of Community Health are offering...
Thu., January 20, 2011 2:51pm
The state agency that administers Medicaid faces about a billion dollar hole with the loss of stimulus dollars. Georgia's Medicaid program will...
Thu., December 30, 2010 7:43am
A proposed rule would require Georgians living in assisted living to show they are able to leave the building wihtout help during an emergency....
Wed., November 24, 2010 1:02pm
Georgia is experiencing a moderate flu season. According to the Department of Community Health, there have been no deaths since flu season officially...
Mon., November 15, 2010 1:31pm
State health officials have begun what they're calling a long overdue re-evaluation of their HIV/AIDS strategy after more than a decade of...
Fri., September 24, 2010 1:15pm
An initiative to increase awareness and prevention of HIV is underway. The Georgia Department of Community Health will roll out the “Taking Control”...
Fri., March 12, 2010 2:44pm
The resignation of Georgia’s top health official comes as Governor Sonny Pe
Thu., January 21, 2010 3:25pm
The state's chief of community health urged lawmakers to raise taxes to fil