Fri., October 11, 2013 11:00am
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 12:00pm
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 10:00am
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 8:34am
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 9:15am
State officials have launched the first phase of a network aiming to automate health care referrals between patients and providers.
Fri., May 31, 2013 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...