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Melanie Dallas: Highland Rivers will implement a new model

Melanie Dallas: Highland Rivers will implement a new model

It’s no secret that we in the public sector use a lot of abbreviations: CSB, which stands for Community Service Board, a Georgia public safety net behavioral health service provider, such as Highland Rivers Behavioral Health ; DBHDD, the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities, which is Georgia’s statewide behavioral health agency; and SAMHSA, …

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Healthcare - Georgia court reinstates six-week abortion ban

Healthcare – Georgia court reinstates six-week abortion ban

It was a mixed day for abortion rights advocates. We will see the details. More: Why the COVID-19 pandemic has led to a significant drop in measles vaccinations around the world for children. Welcome to night health care, where we follow the latest developments in policies and news concerning your health. For The Hill, we …

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Healthcare - Georgia court reinstates six-week abortion ban

Healthcare – Georgia court reinstates six-week abortion ban

It was a mixed day for abortion rights advocates. We will see the details. More: Why the COVID-19 pandemic has led to a significant drop in measles vaccinations around the world for children. Welcome to night health care, where we follow the latest developments in policies and news concerning your health. For The Hill, we …

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Sukhatme steps down as dean of Emory School of Medicine and stays on faculty |  Emory University |  Atlanta Georgia

Sukhatme steps down as dean of Emory School of Medicine and stays on faculty | Emory University | Atlanta Georgia

Vikas P. Sukhatme, MD, ScD, Dean of Emory School of Medicine, announced that he will step down as Dean of the School and Academic Director of Emory Healthcare in March 2023 after five years of service in that role. . He will continue as a full-time faculty member in the School of Medicine, leading the …

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The way is clear for Georgia to launch work requirements for Medicaid - The Current

The way is clear for Georgia to launch work requirements for Medicaid – The Current

Georgia is on track to become the only state to have work requirements for Medicaid coverage. This story also appeared in Georgia Health News and Kaiser Health News The re-election of Republican Gov. Brian Kemp — and a surprising decision by the Biden administration not to appeal a federal court decision — allowed the state …

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Georgia moves forward with Medicaid work requirements plan

Georgia moves forward with Medicaid work requirements plan

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Schools struggle to recruit staff for youth mental health crisis

Schools struggle to recruit staff for youth mental health crisis

Mira Ugwuadu felt anxious and depressed when she returned to her high school in Cobb County, Georgia last fall after months of distance learning, so she reached out for help. But her school counselor kept rescheduling their meetings because she had so many students to see. “I felt helpless and alone,” the 12th grader later …

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Veteran State Legislator Appointed to Lead Georgia Mental Health Reform Efforts - Georgia Recorder

Veteran State Legislator Appointed to Lead Georgia Mental Health Reform Efforts – Georgia Recorder

The governor appointed the leader of an influential behavioral health reform group to lead the state agency responsible for Georgia’s safety net system for people with disabilities and behavioral health needs. A week after winning another term, Gov. Brian Kemp announced Wednesday that he has appointed Kevin Tanner to serve as the state Department’s Commissioner …

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Health Care - State Judge Overturns Georgia Abortion Ban

Health Care – State Judge Overturns Georgia Abortion Ban

If anyone can take on Ticketmaster, it’s Taylor Swift fans. Pre-sale tickets for Swift’s tour went on sale today, and fan outrage over a myriad of issues has reignited discussions on Capitol Hill about breaking Monopoly. In health news, Georgia’s six-week abortion ban has been ruled unconstitutional. Welcome to night health care, where we follow …

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Election 2022: analysis by Emory experts |  Emory University |  Atlanta Georgia

Election 2022: analysis by Emory experts | Emory University | Atlanta Georgia

In the months leading up to the Nov. 8 election, Emory experts provided commentary on a wide range of topics – including polls, voting behavior, health care policy, gender and politics, and race and politics, among others – for international, national and local media markets. Earlier this week, Emory political science professors Alan Abramowitz and …

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