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In addition to overall health outcomes and indicators that consistently place Georgia in the bottom tier nationally, our state has considerable health disparities between communities. Racial and ethnic minority communities, rural and low-income urban communities, and those with disabilities and chronic mental illness, all experience worse health and worse opportunities for health than their peers. Georgians for a Healthy Future supports policies and practices that advance the opportunities for optimal health for all Georgians.

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Sep 13, 2021
Georgia Eyes New Medicaid Contract. But How Is the State Managing Managed Care?
Rebecca Grapevine and Andy Miller

“Medicaid members are best served when they have ready access to providers, insurers are eager to resolve their health care needs, and policymakers exercise strong oversight to ensure members’ health…

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GHF welcomes new Strategic Communications Manager

This month, GHF welcomed Alex McDoniel as our new Strategic Communications Manager. Alex will lead GHF’s…

GHF participates in visit from U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Becerra

y: Knetta Adkins On August 2nd, I had the opportunity to meet with Secretary Xavier…