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 centers. Nearly half of the state’s rural hospitals are operating in the red, according to the latest hospital financial survey by the state Department of Community Health.
Tue., April 26, 2011 3:00pm
A national report gives Georgia high marks for setting aside money for its state employee pension funds. But the Pew Center for the States study also says, Georgia isn't saving nearly enough to cover workers' future health care bills. But Georgia isn't alone in underfunding health care promises to state employees.
Wed., March 30, 2011 2:55pm
A new report finds, Georgia counties are just about as healthy as they are wealthy. It's from the annual County Health Rankings by the University of Wisconsin and the R-W Johnson Foundation. The study paints a map of Georgia that strongly links health factors like obsesity and smoking to lower-income areas where people are less educated and underemployed.
Mon., March 22, 2010 4:50pm
Democrats once again blocked a constitutional Amendment calling for Georgia
Fri., March 19, 2010 7:47am
Hospital in Jenkins County can't afford to do procedures like colonoscopies
Mon., October 5, 2009 10:05pm
Medicare report says death rate in the hospitals is high for patients suffe