Georgia

In Georgia: As of July 1, 2011, there were 1,548,090 beneficiaries enrolled in Georgia’s Medicaid program. Of these, 1,413,643 were enrolled in managed care. Managed care organizations (called Care Management Organizations in Georgia, or CMOs) are responsible for providing physical health, mental health, and substance abuse benefits to most Medicaid enrollees, including children. A Home […]

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  • Georgia 2014 CHIP Fact Sheet

    2014 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Georgia  2012 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Georgia  2008 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Georgia  Additional States’ CHIP Fact Sheets… Adobe Acrobat .PDF printable versions of the Georgia NASHP CHIP Fact Sheets Key Highlights: Program Type: Georgia operates a separate CHIP program, called PeachCare for Kids. Number of Children […]

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    December 6, 2012 | Filed under: Georgia

  • Georgia

    NASHP’s Accountable Care Activity map is a work in progress; state activity pages will be launched in waves throughout Fall 2012.   At this time, we have no information on accountable care activity that meets the following criteria: (1) Medicaid or CHIP agency participation (not necessarily leadership); (2) explicitly intended to advance accountable or integrated […]

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    August 21, 2012 | Filed under: Georgia

  • Georgia

    The available HIE Strategic Plan from Georgia is a pre-ARRA planning document that enumerates many of the objectives for health information exchange in Georgia that are being pursued.

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    March 31, 2010 | Filed under: Georgia

  • Georgia – Medical Homes

    We have no information on medical home activity that meets the following criteria: (1) program implementation (or major expansion or improvement) in 2006 or later; (2) Medicaid or CHIP agency participation (not necessarily leadership); (3) explicitly intended to advance medical homes for Medicaid or CHIP participants; and (4) evidence of commitment, such as workgroups, legislation, […]

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    August 31, 2009 | Filed under: Georgia

  • Georgia

    Georgia rules and regulations for hospitals require hospital peer review committees to report to the Georgia Department of Human Resources Office of Regulatory Services whenever a reportable incident involving hospital patients occurs, or when the hospital has reasonable cause to believe that a reportable incident involving a patient has occurred.  Similar reporting requirements have been […]

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    March 16, 2009 | Filed under: Georgia