PHInsider: Vital Records

DPH and GTA make ordering vital records easier

February 21, 2018

New technology is behind a partnership between the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) and the Georgia Technology Authority (GTA). DPH and GTA streamlined the document-submission process for ordering birth certificates, death certificates and certified vital records through a program called, Request Official Vital Event Records, or ROVER, simplifying the overall transaction for all customers.