Tue., December 17, 2013 10:00am
Nearly a year after it was supposed to take effect, the physician pay hike for Medicaid services still hasn’t been fully implemented in Georgia and...
Fri., November 8, 2013 10:00am
The commissioner of the Department of Community Health on Thursday upheld the award of the state employees’ health benefits contract to Blue Cross...
Thu., October 17, 2013 10:12am
Attorneys for UnitedHealthcare continued hammering away at the state’s award of an employee benefits contract to a competitor, saying Wednesday that...
Fri., October 11, 2013 10:00am
A state health agency board gave initial approval Thursday to offering care coordination services to 450,000 Medicaid beneficiaries who have...
Tue., October 8, 2013 11:00am
The state agency in charge of health care for more than 2 million Georgians continued its administrative shake-up with the announcement Monday of a...
Fri., September 13, 2013 9:00am
In an unexpected move, a state agency’s board has rejected a proposal to offer an HMO option to state employees in seven metro Atlanta counties. The...
Fri., August 9, 2013 7:34am
Georgia health officials have decided to ban coverage of abortions in nearly all instances for those enrolled in the state employee health insurance...
Wed., June 5, 2013 8:15am
State officials have launched the first phase of a network aiming to automate health care referrals between patients and providers.
Fri., May 31, 2013 11:00am
Gov. Nathan Deal has nominated Clyde Reese to serve as commissioner of the Department of Community Health. Deal announced the nomination Thursday,...
Sat., April 6, 2013 10:00am
The Georgia Department of Community Health is recognizing April as Child Abuse Prevention Awareness Month.