Wed., May 22, 2013 11:00am
Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has said the state can't afford to expand its already-strained Medicaid program to include 650,000 more residents, but his administration is studying ways other states are expanding their programs in case an alternative emerges.
Thu., April 4, 2013 5:28am
A new Families USA report says 800,000 Georgians can get a tax break when they buy a health insurance plan through new health care exchanges. The amount is determined by income and the cost of the premiums.
Mon., July 9, 2012 7:28am
Georgia hospitals were hoping an expansion of the Medicaid program sought by President Barack Obama's administration would ease their costs for treating hundreds of thousands of uninsured patients annually.
Fri., June 3, 2011 1:48pm
Gov. Nathan Deal has signed an executive order creating a panel to determine whether Georgia should establish a state-based health care exchange under the new federal health care law.
Mon., August 23, 2010 4:27pm
When millions of uninsured Georgians join the health insurance rolls under federal health care reform in four years, many of them are going to need a doctor. Getting more doctors through medical school was the focus of a meeting in Savannah between U.S. Senator Saxby Chambliss and officials from the Savannah campus of Mercer University.
Tue., March 30, 2010 3:07pm
The challenger accuses the incumbent of lying on health care.
Mon., March 22, 2010 4:50pm
Democrats once again blocked a constitutional Amendment calling for Georgia
Fri., March 19, 2010 4:51pm
The Savannah Democrat was one of a handful of Democrats who hadn't committe
Thu., March 18, 2010 6:11pm
Georgia Republicans continued their fight Thursday against the federal heal