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Hackers steal info from Trinity

...of Augusta in April, and again in June, the hospital said in a statement Monday.Trinity's parent company, Community Health Systems Inc., said in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission that it was "the target of an external...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-08-18/hackers-steal-info-trinity
Georgia Medicaid surge leads nation

...percent, rising by more than 100,000 to almost 1.9 million members.A spokeswoman for the Georgia Department of Community Health said Monday state officials had not yet had the opportunity to study the federal report fully.There have been past...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-12/georgia-medicaid-surge-leads
Faith Calendar

...OF GEORGIA PICNIC: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, Pendleton King ParkSECOND PROVIDENCE BAPTIST: Community Health Fair Family Fun Day and Back-to-School Giveaway 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9; blood pressure checks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-08-08/faith-calendar
Faith Calendar

...Sundays, Wednesdays and Thursdays; (706) 738-1119, (706) 650-7860MOUNT PLEASANT BAPTIST, GROVETOWN: Community health fair 8 a.m. Saturday, July 19, seminar on mental health, obesity, diabetes, women's health and substance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-07-18/faith-calendar
Leaders meet on plans to fill void left by absence of navigators for helping with Obamacare enrollment

...partners," Gant said."That partnership was huge," said Craige Taylor Burton, an enrollment specialist at Christ Community Health Services.The need is out there, said Melita Lowe, the family and community engagement manager for CSRA EOA Head...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-07-23/leaders-meet-plans-fill-void
Feds to review Ga. Medicaid backlog

...programs.Officials with the Georgia Department of Community Health, which runs Medicaid and PeachCare in the state...Medicaid directly through the state," said the email.Community Health officials told GHN in May that the state was finally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-15/feds-review-ga-medicaid-
Hospital provider fee unsettled

...money for hospitals, according to the Department of Community Health, which runs Medicaid in the state."Tier II is...a statement Thursday. He added that the GHA and Community Health "are working together in discussions with CMS to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-04-04/ga-hospital-provider-fee
Georgia medicaid change delayed

...thresholds.The Department of Community Health's board had been set to approve...advocacy groups say.Department of Community Health (DCH) officials said Thursday...qualifying for a Medicaid waiver."Community Health told GHN earlier this week that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-11/georgia-medicaid-change-dela
University opens Grovetown campus

...services, physician offices, a lab and radiology services. University has filed with the Georgia Department of Community Health for a Certificate of Need to build a 100-bed hospital on its campus in Evans. Last week, the department declared...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-23/university-opens-grovetown-c
New providers want to serve at center

...it was to return to the kind of care they wanted to give.Molitor, a family practice physician, will serve the community health center in Wrens and Thomae, a women's health nurse practitioner, will help it provide women's services and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-06-01/new-providers-want-serve-cen