Wed., December 4, 2013 1:00pm
The nation’s rate of maternal mortality has been steadily rising, and nowhere is that increase more evident than in Georgia. Georgia has the highest...
Wed., November 20, 2013 12:00pm
A state agency is updating its hospital coding system for the Medicaid program to meet federal requirements next year. The current “diagnosis related...
Wed., October 23, 2013 12:00pm
Months after a high-profile fight to renew Georgia’s provider fee, the hospital industry is again concerned about the fee’s fate. This time, the...
Mon., October 22, 2012 4:00pm
After six years of losing money, Memorial this year posted a profit. It was a slim one. But it let hospital officials raise salaries for the first...
Mon., May 28, 2012 9:00am
Georgia’s hospitals contribute $38 billion to the state’s economy, according to a new analysis from the Georgia Hospital Association. The total...
Tue., February 14, 2012 5:22pm
Georgia’s hospitals on the whole are doing better than the national standard at preventing certain infections patients get from being in the hospital...
Mon., January 16, 2012 3:00pm
Hospitals in Georgia are suffering under the weight of the sluggish economy, and the financial strain is especially heavy for smaller, rural medical...
Mon., September 19, 2011 2:57pm
Despite a still shaky economy, multi-million dollar hospital expansion projects are moving ahead across the state. For some hospitals, there’s no...
Wed., March 30, 2011 2:05pm
Georgia's businesses, non-profits and the government have slashed employment rolls since the start of the recession. But the economic picture...
Wed., October 14, 2009 1:56pm
Georgia's Electric Membership Cooperatives have a 70-year history of extend