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Regional commissions good and bad, audit shows

...language and expectations of required reporting responsibilities," the auditors wrote. "Finally, the (Department of Human Services) Transportation Services Section should review its transportation administration manual and provide additional guidance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-11-18/regional-commissioners-g
Rallying cry

...kids off the street," as one rally organizer put it.The United Way is a good first contact. Information on area human service agencies is available by dialing 2-1-1 on your phone.One agency that comes immediately to mind is the Boys and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-11-07/rallying-cry
New navigators coming for Affordable Care Act enrollment in Augusta area

...1 and runs through Jan. 31.People who want coverage to begin on Jan. 1 need to enroll by Dec. 15. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said Thursday in a blog post that more than 540,000 people had selected a plan the first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-11-12/new-navigators-coming-afford
Unintelligent intelligence

...Obama ? from the Internal Revenue Service and the Environmental Protection Agency to the Justice and Health and Human Services departments.It all prompts the question: At what point does dispassionate analysis become political propaganda...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-09-19/unintelligent-intelli
Grant will expand mental health, Wrens access

...Terrace, said the clinic applied for and was awarded a $255,914 grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, as a part of $350 million that the department gave out to nearly 1,200 community health centers across the country...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-09-16/grant-will-expand-mental-hea
App offers help in cases with at-risk adults

...created in collaboration with the Georgia Department of Human Services' Division of Aging Services, the Georgia chapter...a forensic specialist.About four years ago, the human services department started offering training courses dealing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-09-10/app-offers-help-cases-
Georgia hospitals take financial hits

...improper government payments to doctors, hospitals and insurers in a previously undisclosed letter to U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell earlier this year.Government health care programs covering millions of Americans waste...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-09/georgia-hospitals-take-fin
South Carolina's Medicaid agency reviewing potential fraud by health care providers

...started last year after the Department of Health and Human Services eliminated a requirement for patients to get a second...data provided Friday by the Department of Health and Human Services.The number of private behavioral health providers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-09-04/south-carolinas-medicaid-agency-rev
Help in Alzheimer's fight

...any care planning is included in an individual's medical record, and it will require the Department of Health and Human Services to educate providers about the new benefit and to identify any barriers individuals face in accessing care planning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-08-16/help-alzheimers-fight
On the Move

...District VIWork experience: She previously worked in human resources at Pot Ash Corp.Education: Bachelor of Arts in human services, Buena Vista University; associates degree in criminal justice, Iowa Lakes Community College JONATHAN ADRIANOJob...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-10-30/move