The biggest bailout

No poll has asked Americans if they think it's their job to bail out insurance companies that lose money under Obamacare, but maybe one should.

United Way sets 'aggressive' $4.25 million goal

...Way of the CSRA's board of directors, UPS and Wal-Mart.The United Way of the CSRA provides funding to 44 health and human service programs in the area. Among the organizations receiving funding are the American Red Cross of Augusta, Boys...

Barrow, Allen both target Obama in early TV ads

...mention that Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki resigned in May over delayed treatment for veterans, while Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius stepped down in April after the rocky rollout of the government's health-care...

Insurance navigators still working as 300,000 questioned

...nationwide, that might be a good thing because they could lose the coverage they gained.The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services sent out letters this week to 310,000 people, including 20,000 in Georgia and 93,800 in Florida, that...

SC Medicaid dealing with application backlog

...thousands of applications backlogged through the federal online marketplace.As of Aug. 1, the state Department of Health and Human Services had reviewed more than 60 percent of the 38,000 applications the federal government began transferring in mid-February...

Search continuing for new director of East Central Health Disctrict

...public health in Santa Isabel, Puerto Rico, and she had also served as a consultant to U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Public Health Service Region 4 in Atlanta.Reach Tom Corwin at (706) 823-3213

Georgia Medicaid surge leads nation

...October, when open enrollment on the health insurance exchanges began.The enrollment data from the Department of Health and Human Services, released last week, are part of various studies underscoring the insurance changes created through the ACA...

Gov. Deal chides president over lack of communication of young migrants in Ga.

...Georgia as part of followup from a conference call this week with Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson and Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell, the governor wrote.More than 57,000 minors, mostly from El Salvador, Honduras...

CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority receives $10.9 million grant for early childhood education

...and economic gains.The CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority is getting the grant money from the Department of Health and Human Services to help fund area Head Start programs. The federal programs offer early educational opportunities for low income...

Checkered progress on disabled care despite ruling

...that went to home and community services was 28 percent at the time of the ruling, according to a Department of Health and Human Services report. By 2012, the latest year with data tallied, the figure had risen to 50 percent, according to the...