The fight to build the first hospital in Columbia County continues despite a decision to award the license to Georgia Regents Medical Center as University and Doctors hospitals have filed notice to contest the decision.
A group of companies awarded more than $106 million in public grants by the state of Georgia fell short of producing the number of jobs they promised by about 42 percent.
...hospital to downsize its services, the commissioner of a Georgia health agency said Thursday.Clyde Reese, commissioner of the Department of Community Health, said he would ask the board of the agency to promulgate rules for such a "step-down...
...maintained."A little common sense and a little preparation go a long way," said Col. Mark McDonough, commissioner of the Department of Public Safety.
ATLANTA - Georgia's child-welfare agency is undergoing an overhaul that involves replacing the current director and having the new leader report directly to the governor.
ATLANTA - Georgia Division of Family and Children Services investigators have been ordered to work at least eight hours of weekly overtime to eliminate a backlog of investigations.
ATLANTA - Georgia Division of Family and Children Services investigators have been ordered to work at least eight hours of weekly overtime to eliminate case backlogs.
Georgia enrollment in Medicaid and PeachCare has jumped to 1.8 million, a new record, state officials say.
The state is continuing its transformation in behavioral health services by creating "crisis centers" in Albany, Thomasville and Valdosta.
University and Doctors hospitals will appeal the state ruling denying them permission to build free-standing emergency departments, but a hearing is likely months away.