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Newspaper finds more than 2,500 uninsured doctors

ATLANTA - More than 2,500 doctors in Georgia don't have malpractice insurance, according to a newspaper analysis of state data.
Several issues before lawmakers on Crossover Day

ATLANTA - Monday marks a key deadline as bills must pass either the House or Senate to remain active for the last 10 days of the session. Known as Crossover Day, it marks the 30th day of the 40-day session.
GOP lawmaker introduces Ga. medical pot bill

ATLANTA - An effort to bring medical marijuana to Georgia gained momentum Tuesday, as more than 80 lawmakers signed on to sponsor a bill introduced by a member of the Republican House leadership.
P. Rao Kondur

MARTINEZ, Ga. - Dr. P. Rao Kondur, MD, 67, of Martinez, GA, passed away on Friday, March 14, 2014 at Doctor's Hospital. Funeral services will be held on Sunday, March 16, 2014 at 11am in the Columbia Road Chapel of Elliott Sons Funeral Home. Born in
Group launches Ga. patient safety effort

ATLANTA -- The patients of doctors insured by the Southeast's largest medical-liability company could benefit from added advice on procedures in the wake of a $50 million investment in patient safety.
Biz bits

Jeremy Hays was named Konica Minolta's technician of the month for the Southeastern Region for July. He works for Pollock Co.
Lawmakers study bill to overhaul medical malpractice system

Georgia lawmakers continue to study bill which would overhaul the state's medical malpractice system.
Judge refuses to halt state health contract

A Fulton County judge Wednesday rejected UnitedHealthcare's request for an injunction to halt the implementation of a lucrative contract for the state employee health plan.
Two major issues hang over Community Health

As Clyde Reese begins his new tenure as commissioner of the state Department of Community Health, he has no time for a slow transition. He faces two big issues that many people had expected to be resolved by now.
Stuart Prather Jr.

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Stuart Holmes Prather, Jr., M.D., 89, beloved husband of 58 years to the late Betty Woodward Prather, entered into rest on Sunday, November 10, 2013 at Trinity Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM today, Wednesday,