Mon., November 26, 2012 1:00pm
Officials say the state nursing home in Milledgeville is set to close by the end of next year, sending 127 severely disabled patients to smaller community nursing facilities in the state.
Tue., May 15, 2012 4:01pm
Military veterans living in state-run nursing homes will now have to pay a fee for care. It’s part of new legislation signed into law by Governor Nathan Deal.
Fri., April 15, 2011 9:50am
A measure that would allow assisted living facililties to provide some services that nursing homes provide heads to the governor for his signature.
Tue., April 12, 2011 1:29pm
The House has approved legislation that would allow more of Georgia's elderly to reside in assisted-living facilities, rather than nursing homes.
Mon., April 4, 2011 1:30pm
Advocates for the elderly are getting nervous about the fate of legislation that would let residents of assisted living homes stay there longer. The bill easily passed the Senate, but with three days left in the General Assembly, the House has yet to vote on it.
Mon., March 14, 2011 8:27am
Lawmakers will be especially busy during Monday's scheduled Day-29 of the 40 day General Assembly calendar, as Crossover Day approaches. Wednesday is the last day a piece of legislation has to pass at least one chamber in order to have a chance to become law by the legislative session's end.
Mon., April 19, 2010 4:22pm
The Rome couple ran nursing homes in Brunswick and Rome.
Tue., February 9, 2010 5:05pm
State health officials allege numerous violations of federal law at Southea
Thu., November 19, 2009 8:33pm
The state is having a hard time finding housing for former inmates with spe
Mon., October 5, 2009 10:05pm
Medicare report says death rate in the hospitals is high for patients suffe