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Georgia medicaid change delayed

...result in people currently on the waiver losing their eligibility,'' said Dawn Alford of the Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities, in her written comments on the change."Furthermore, we also want to ensure that any change which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-11/georgia-medicaid-change-dela
Transfers of disabled out of state-run hospitals into community homes still a problem

...did not have a confirmed psychiatric diagnosis. Eric Jacobson, the executive director of the Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities, said in April that the individuals being moved out of hospitals now "are the most medically fragile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-24/transfers-disabled-still-pro
Biz Bits

...Calhoun Real Estate Co. AMANDA HOLLIMONAward/honor: Named the top listing agent for April for Blanchard and Calhoun Real Estate Co. GENIECE MCCOYAward/honor: Elected as a member of the Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2013-05-23/biz-bits
Advocacy groups for people with disabilities eye transportation projects

...of public transit systems.The Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities and the Statewide Independent Living Council...deputy executive director of the Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities.Brian Mosley, an employee of Walton...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2012-07-26/advocacy-group
Changes to Medicaid enrollment cut care for special needs children

...and medical day care to medically fragile children, said Pat Nobbie, the deputy director of Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities.Service rates were changed from a bundled rate, which paid for medically prescribed services and basic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-04-19/changes-medicaid-enrollment-c
Official is accused of stealing $60,000

...a fictitious vendor, contracts and invoices which became the largest contractor for the Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities. Despite the name, the agency is independent of the governor's office. It was created in 1995 to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/11/met_514286.shtml
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Disabled gain advocates

...they have some kind of disability," said Eric Jacobsen, the executive director of the Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities, one of the driving forces behind the summit. Georgia has budgeted for 54 waivers that would allow Medicaid...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/25/met_4446.shtml
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Allow disabled in the community

...having a disability? The Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities does not think that keeping people in...executive director of the Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities.)

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/18/op_458993.shtml
Opinion columns
Proposed budget caps could take man's support

...services or are dependent on a ventilator, said Pat Nobbie, the deputy director of the Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities. "The waiver was created for folks like this," she said. "It was created for people with very serious...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/07/met_442066.shtml
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Forum for disabled ponder halting budget cuts

...Independent Living and the Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities. One topic was the Independent Care Waiver...Independent Living and the Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities' next forum will be held at 6 p.m...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/05/met_430396.shtml
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