Seven years ago, the Georgia Medicaid program turned on the switch to a new information system, and the state’s medical industry went dark. The startup created frustrating delays in Medicaid payments Read more
The latest news about pre-existing conditions and health care reform reminds me of a man I’ll call Ed. I met Ed in the mid-1990s while reporting on the state’s health care system. Read more
One fascinating story to watch in the upcoming session of the General Assembly is whether the state’s public health program will become a stand-alone agency. Legislative approval of an independent agency would follow last year’s creation Read more
You are newly elected, basking in applause and congratulations. Then you sit down in the governor’s chair and confront a stack of major problems, mounting by the minute. The economy, of course, is the biggest challenge for Nathan Deal when he takes office in January. But health care is... Read more
The campaign for governor  featured lots of commercials, promises, charges and countercharges. Sometimes the issues got lost in the shuffle. But for those interested in health topics, here is a guide to Gov.-elect Nathan Deal’s views on key problems in the state’s medical care system, compiled by Healthcare Georgia... Read more

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