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Rome still coping with mental health challenges years after hospital closed

Rome, GA - It took two years for Tereasa Lowry to lock down a new apartment in Rome after she lost her house in...

Georgia’s poor, rural hospitals lose in lawmakers’ health care waiting game

Georgia lawmakers are again waiting, fingers crossed, for someone to provide an alternative to expanding Medicaid coverage to nearly 500,000 uninsured Georgians under the...

House rural development study panel considers school mental health needs

Jasper, GA – The state sent $69 million to Georgia’s public schools this year to beef up physical security after a string of school...

Report: Ga. makes progress on mental health services, more needed

State-administered mental health services in Georgia made good strides in recent years, but more needs to be done to help people avoid homelessness and...

Panel reviews press coverage of anti-abortion bill at Monday night event

When Georgia became the latest Southern state to pass a strict anti-abortion bill this year, the intense glare of the national media’s attention shifted...

Grant to Georgia College nursing program a remedy for rural health...

A newborn might be in one room, a great grandmother in the next and an injured farmer in still another room. For Dr. Sallie Coke,...

Ga. opioid abuse treatment improves, but more can be done, audit...

Georgia's made progress since a state report spotted significant barriers for those trying to access medical treatment for opioid abuse in 2017, just as...

New South Georgia medical school expected to boost rural health care

South Georgia’s first four-year medical school is set to start classes next week, marking a new institute that school staff and state officials hope...

Welcome to the Recorder: A fresh voice for Georgia news &...

When I told my longtime journalist friends my new job is to write a weekly opinion column and guide straight-up news coverage at the...
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