Fri., May 31, 2013 12:00pm
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 11:00am
The Georgia Department of Community Health is recognizing April as Child Abuse Prevention Awareness Month.
Mon., March 25, 2013 11:02am
Georgia health officials are hoping to improve care — and save money — by steering pregnant women and doctors away from some early deliveries. State...
Fri., October 19, 2012 8:34am
The Georgia Department of Community Health has awarded a total of $1.1 million to 16 community organizations through the Georgia Access, Care,...
Fri., May 27, 2011 1:41pm
Emory Hospital has sent letters to nearly 700 people that may have been exposed to tuberculosis. Emory spokesman Lance Skelly says the hospital is...
Fri., December 10, 2010 9:24am
Health officials have announced a new program that will offer family planning services to women who previously didn't qualify for Medicaid. The...
Wed., September 8, 2010 1:06pm
The Georgia Supreme Court has ruled in favor of the Northeast Georgia Medical Center's plan to build a hospital in south Hall County.
Wed., August 25, 2010 3:45pm
The Georgia Department of Community Health has begun making restaurant health scores available online. The move comes as a growing number of states,...
Mon., July 19, 2010 5:04pm
State officials say “immediate action” is being taken to ensure money that pays teachers and state employees for health insurance claims continues to...
Tue., October 13, 2009 3:47pm
Ten-year-old Summer Rockefeller from Columbia County died after a battle wi