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VA legislation gaining ground in Georgia, senator says

...received more than $110,000 in bonuses and retirement benefits in the past decade.Documents show Rebecca Wiley, the former director of the Augusta facility, was paid $76,000 to retire last year and received nearly $18,000 in performance awards...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-10-16/va-legislation-gaining-g
Former Augusta VA director awarded nearly $18,000 in bonuses despite deaths

Performance pay awarded to Rebecca Wiley, the former director of the Charlie Norwood Veterans Affairs Medical Center...pay bonuses and disciplinary actions issued to the former director since 2007.According to employment records and investigative...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-14/former-augusta-va-director-a
Workloads, turnover plague SC child welfare agency

...quickly burn out in the high-stress job could make it difficult for the agency to boost its ranks.For years, former Director Lillian Koller insisted she didn't need additional money or manpower.Her predecessor, Kath leen Hayes, had warned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-02/workloads-turnover-plague-sc-
Across the region

...sharing caseloads between counties. The agency's acting and deputy directors updated reporters three months after former Director Lillian Koller resigned amid bipartisan calls for her ousting. An audit of the agency, requested by legislators...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-09/across-region
Ex-Augusta VA director paid $76k, retired after death investigation launched

Rebecca Wiley, the former director of the Charlie Norwood Veterans Affairs Medical Center, was...reviews, pay bonuses and disciplinary actions issued to the former director since 2007.According to employment records and investigative...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-23/ex-augusta-va-director-paid-
Georgia ethics commission fires director Holly LaBerge

...dealing with the fallout from two lawsuits filed by the former director of the commission and her deputy, who said they were...the rest.Earlier this year, a jury sided with the former director, Stacey Kalberman, who was awarded $700,000 in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-08/georgia-ethics-commission-fir
Grovetown police chief resigns

...Mayor George James said.Owens took over as director of the department in June 2012 after the resignation of former Director Al Robinson.Owens' resignation comes two weeks after he was suspended for two days for misconduct in the search...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-22/grovetown-police-chief
Medical residency changes proposed

...rigid" funding formulas that are not tied to outcomes, said Dr. Gail Wilensky, co-chair of the study group and a former director of the Medicare and Medicaid programs, which principally fund graduate medical education in the U.S.The group...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-29/medical-residency-changes-pr
AG defends actions of state lawyers in ethics case

...in his office who handled the lawsuit filed by the former director of the ethics commission, saying they acted "ethically...in a statement.A jury ultimately sided with the former director of the ethics commission, who said she was forced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-04/ag-defends-actions-state-lawy
Streamline rules, lawmakers told

...facilities."I do not come to you today in an adversarial manner, but more of a collegial manner," said Ron Scroggy, former director of the Department of Family And Children Services and current executive director of the Georgia Association of Homes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-11/streamline-rules-lawmake