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Bad health care news for school workers

...of them.The Department of Community Health's $13 billion budget for...retirees and dependents.The Community Health budget also includes a total...too high.Missing from the Community Health budget is any funding to continue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-21/bad-health-care-news-sch
Ga. health exchange enrollment nears 400,000

...counselors) for Georgia, and consumers and small business owners can call 1-855-899-6092 for assistance. Community Health Works is also providing navigators. Consumers can locate a navigator online by visiting https://localhelp...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-15/ga-health-exchange-enrol
CSRA Partnership for Community Health dissolving to let centers continue work

After 21 years of providing health care access in the area, the CSRA Partnership for Community Health will dissolve its nonprofit status this month at the end of its fiscal year.The partnership has fulfilled its mission by helping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-12-03/csra-partnership-community-h
Georgia Regents wins Columbia County hospital bid

...the Georgia Department of Community Health decided Wednesday. But Doctors...pleased with the Department of Community Health's decision to embrace our...decision made by the Department of Community Health and we will be appealing it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-11-26/georgia-regents-wins-columbia-count
On The Move

...Medicine/Pediatrics PhysicianEmploy er: Christ Community Health Services AugustaWork experience: He completed his...KILPATRICKJob title: Physician AssistantEmploy er: Christ Community Health Services AugustaEducation: Bachelor of science and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-19/move
University, Doctors appeal Columbia County decision

...in a joint decision by the Georgia Department of Community Health.Whoever builds the 100-bed general acute care...to appeal to the commissioner of the Department of Community Health."That's almost certainly going to happen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-23/university-doctors-appeal-co
University will appeal Columbia County denial

...University that found in favor of the third applicant, Georgia Regents.In its ruling, the Georgia Department of Community Health found all three met certain minimum standards and then turned to a series of tiebreakers to reach its decision...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-18/university-will-appeal-colum
Top stories of 2014: Battle for Columbia County hospital continues

...Doctors were denied a certificate of need for a free-standing emergency department by the Georgia Department of Community Health, however, because it ruled the county was adequately served by hospitals in Augusta.University, which first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-12-30/battle-columbia-county-hospi
Preserving the Partridge

...spiritually-based Heritage Academy for lower-income pupils. Look at the old Widows' Home, now where Christ Community Health Services is based to offer affordable health care to an underserved community.We encourage those with the desire...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-02/preserving-partridge
No takers on Georgia policy allowing rural hospitals to convert into stand-alone emergency rooms

...an available option for facilities to consider," said Jeremy Arieh, a spokesman for Georgia's Department of Community Health. In addition to supporting the rule change, Deal appointed a committee to study how to stabilize local hospitals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-12-20/no-takers-georgia-policy-all