ATLANTA -- The commissioner of Georgia's Medicaid agency has written a sharply worded defense of nursing home payments now deemed improper by the federal government.
The hearing for the appeal of the state's decision to award a license to Georgia Regents Medical Center to build a hospital in Columbia County won't begin until June 22, much later than first anticipated.
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.
...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.
...have also either folded or have laid off workers in other parts of the state.Brian Willamson, the deputy commissioner of the Department of Community Affairs told the newspaper that accountability requirements have improved over the years. His...
...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...
Georgia enrollment in Medicaid and PeachCare has jumped to 1.8 million, a new record, state officials say.