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The biggest bailout

...Their pleas to Jarrett worked, apparently. The following month, President Obama's Department of Health and Human Services issued rules that said in the "unlikely event" the pool ran out of money, the secretary was required to make...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-25/biggest-bailout
Barrow, Allen both target Obama in early TV ads

...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 Web...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-23/barrow-allen-both-target-obam
SC Medicaid dealing with application backlog

...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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-11/sc-medicaid-dealing-appl
Insurance navigators still working as 300,000 questioned

...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 their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-15/insurance-navigators-still-w
Georgia Medicaid surge leads nation

...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.Yet...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-12/georgia-medicaid-surge-leads
Search continuing for new director of East Central Health Disctrict

...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

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-12/search-continuing-new-direct
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 and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-24/gov-deal-chides-president-ove
Food stamp backlog over, Ga. officials say

...letter dated Tuesday, Food and Nutrition Service regional administrator Robin Bailey informed Georgia Department of Human Services Commissioner Keith Horton that the problem of the state's food stamp backlog has been resolved.Last month, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-04/food-stamp-backlog-over-ga-o
Mandatory overtime ordered for Ga. DFCS workers

...state's current caseload, Georgia Department of Human Services spokeswoman Ravae Graham said in statement Tuesday...reporting to the head of the Georgia Department of Human Services. The leadership change at the DFCS and reconfiguring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-25/mandatory-ot-ga-dfcs
Mandatory overtime ordered for Georgia child protective services agency to resolve large case backlog

...state's current caseload, Georgia Department of Human Services spokeswoman Ravae Graham said in statement Tuesday...reporting to the head of the Georgia Department of Human Services.The leadership change at the DFCS and reconfiguring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-24/mandatory-overtime-ordered-ge