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Grady Hospital unit settles overbilling case

...The case was initially developed by Myers & Stauffer, the recovery audit contractor for the Georgia Department of Community Health, which runs the Medicaid program in the state. It was investigated by members of the Georgia Medicaid Fraud Control...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-24/grady-hospital-settles-overb
Ga. fires back on nursing home payments

...commissioner of the Department of Community Health, wrote in a February letter...report appear to be part of Community Health Services, a Macon-based company...Wednesday.The Department of Community Health said it has discussed the payment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-04-23/ga-fires-back-nursing-ho
Ga. health legislation: Winners and losers

...Division of Aging Services was moved out of the Department of Human Services to become a separate agency, attached to Community Health. The budget provided funding for the addition of eight GBI agents to focus on fighting elder abuse, and money...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-04-07/ga-health-legislation-wi
Blue Cross to help hacked customers

...are probably a little bit softer targets than financial targets."Last year, Tennessee-based hospital chain Community Health Systems reported that hackers believed to be working out of China stole personal data from 4.5 million patient...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-17/blue-cross-help-hacked-cus
Ga. elderly may get own agency

...Services Agency would be attached to the Department of Community Health, the state agency that also handles Medicaid.Previously...division's current work is done in conjunction with Community Health, which is where the new agency would be attached...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-03/ga-elderly-may-get-own-a
Hearing set for June for Columbia County hospital appeal

...appealing that decision by the Georgia Department of Community Health.Attorney Ellwood F. Oakley III, an independent...decision to the Commissioner of the Department of Community Health, officials said. After that ruling, which might...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-04/hearing-set-june-columbia-co
School worker insurance cuts worry lawmakers

...in 2013 by the Department of Community Health, which runs the SHBP. According...that time.A spokesman for Community Health said last week in an email that...pricing," said Jeremy Arieh, Community Health spokesman.The SHBP covers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-10/school-worker-insurance-
Augusta VA's new director takes helm

...with an "ambitious agenda" she said will include personal engagement with local veterans, congressional leaders, community health-care partners and the media."I look forward to meeting with my staff, visiting with our veterans and communicating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-12/augusta-vas-new-director-tak
Rosevelt Lee Hurt - Jaimie Cherie Bond

...Ga. She is a 2011 graduate of Lakeside High School, and will graduate in May 2015 with a Bachelor's degree in Community Health from Georgia College Mr. Hurt is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Gene Thigpen of Harlem, Ga., and Mrs. Laminda...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=CE000174159810
Engagement
Allen is principled

...then to have the great pleasure of giving back to your community through such charitable organizations as Christ Community Health Services of Augusta and the Heritage Academy ? both of which Rick Allen renovated at no cost and no profit to him...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-11-02/allen-principled