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Tanner Awarded $1.22 Million Grant from CDC

September 5, 2013

Originally published Nov. 13, 2012

Tanner Health System has received a $1.22 million Community Transformation Grant for use in prevention, chronic disease and wellness efforts in Carroll, Haralson and Heard counties.

Health Agencies Await Sequestration

September 5, 2013

Originally published on March 18, 2013

The state Department of Public Health said Tuesday that it expects funding reductions from sequestration, but added that it's unclear so far how much money or what programs will be cut.

Telehealth Network Taking Shape in Georgia

September 5, 2013

Originally published April 15, 2013


Georgia's telehealth program is taking shape around the state, moving the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) closer to its goal of improving health care access to all Georgians.