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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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-24/gov-deal-chides-president-ove
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-07-03/csra-economic-opportunity
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-06-29/checkered-progress-disabled-care-de
Building Momentum

...nonprofit. There are intentions to introduce the Momentum model to the CSRA's environmental, religious and health and human services nonprofits.But Augusta organizers became inspired by buzz surrounding cultural enhancement efforts of the Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-06-21/building-momentum
Study: Ga. Obamacare rates low

...insurers in the exchange. "Consumers have more choices, and they're paying less for their premiums," said new Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell in a statement. "Nearly 7 in 10 consumers who signed up for marketplace coverage are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-18/ga-obamacare-rates-are-low-r
Paine College hosts commencement exercises in wake of campus shooting

...heard from Anton J. Gunn, a former director of the Office of External Affairs at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Gunn, who graduated and played football for the University of South Carolina, is the founder and president...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-05-11/paine-college-hosts-comme
Bureaucrat Bingo: Cline Cabinet vs. Obama & Co.

Smart people can do some pretty dumb things. Exhibit A: Our federal government's executive branch. Obama & Co. are the smartest people in this big room we call America. This is true because a bunch of people who work for a handful of media companies have told us so every single day since Jan. 20, 2009. Every. Single. Day.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/damon-cline/2014-06-15/bureaucrat
Obama: 8 million signed up for health care

...HealthCare.gov was virtually unusable. Obama seemed to affirm that strategy last week when he announced that Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, who became the face of the rollout failure, was stepping down.Polling shows...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-04-17/obama-8-million-signed-healt
Making way for the new Edsel

...spending the past few years in critical condition, it died peacefully March 25 when the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services unilaterally granted an extension to the Obamacare enrollment "deadline" from March 31 to April 15.Rule of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-28/making-way-new-edsel
Rural Georgia may get basic-service hospitals

...outset of the General Assembly session, with state Rep. Sharon Cooper (R-Marietta), who chairs the House Health and Human Services Committee, telling WABE-FM that "there are some of those rural hospitals that need to close."Two days...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-03-14/rural-georgia-may-get-ba