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A penny for better schools

...sunset provision.Infrastructure funding doesn't get much better than this.Schools are a good barometer of the overall health of a community, and Aiken County schools ? despite being academically strong ? simply do not give a good first impression...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-20/penny-better-schools
Sharon Jones to headline benefit show

Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings will headline the Heart Song Concert in February at Bell Auditorium, the University Health Care Foundation said.The Feb. 7 concert benefits University Hospital's Smart Heart Fund and helps provide free screenings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-18/sharon-jones-headline-benefi
Georgia Health Sciences University | The Augusta Chronicle

...2012 Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012 Georgia Health Sciences University Georgia Health Sciences University, known for most of...Medical College of Georgia was renamed Georgia Health Sciences University in February of 2011. Mounting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/education/colleges-and-univers
Georgia's rural hospitals teeter as solutions are debated

...said Jimmy Lewis, the CEO of HomeTown Health LLC, which represents 70 rural hospitals...said Timothy Sweeney, the director of health policy for the Georgia Budget & Policy...of people trying to enroll through the Health Insurance Marketplaces determined a large...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-10-18/georgias-rural-hospitals-tee
Are we better off?

...thread with these liberal ideologies? The Democratic Party. This administration has done its best to weaken our economy, health care, defense, borders and moral values of marriage to produce a socialist nation against our constitutional forefathers and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-10-19/are-we-better
Rants & Raves

...up for the ACA. However, those are not all new enrollees to health insurance. That number includes the people that had insurance...people on an insurance plan, and over 5 million have lost their health insurance coverage, making a net change of -2,500,000...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-19/rants-raves
University of Georgia cancels lecture by Liberian journalist

...speak at a workshop because he had been in Liberia covering the Ebola crisis. There, school officials consulted with county health officials, who supported their decision to cancel his visit. DuCille said he returned more than 21 days ago and is symptom...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-19/university-georgia-cancels-le
Pharmacies push medication synchronization

...medication."The Medicare drug program has star ratings, and three of the categories are based on adherence, she said.So the health insurance companies are ranked."However, insurance companies are passing the buck onto pharmacies," Carmichael said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-18/pharmacies-push-medication
Gubernatorial candidates blast opponents

...suggesting the virus can be killed by water. After being attacked by the other candidates Sunday, Deal said the state's health officer misinformed him.Libertarian Andrew Hunt, the former CEO of a nanotechnology company, said he offers a contrast to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-10-19/gubernatorial-
Medical College of Georgia Hospital and Clinics | The Augusta Chronicle

...Clinics, briefly renamed for Georgia Health Sciences University, was the name for what is now known as Georgia Regents Health System after the controversial merger of Augusta State University and Georgia Health Sciences University to become Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/hospitals/medical-college-geor