Friday Facts: September 5, 2014

Can you trust the unemployment numbers?

Friday Facts: August 29, 2014

Up (welfare recipients), Up (education spending) and Away (Burger King).

Friday Facts: August 15, 2014

How much could telehealth save in health care costs?

Checking Up On Health: July 22, 2014

In case you missed it, two court rulings were handed down about the Affordable Care Act.

Friday Facts: July 18, 2014

What happens if more students use tuition tax credit scholarships?

Friday Facts: July 11, 2014

A Georgia-based organization proposes affordable health care solutions for uninsured Georgians.

Checking Up On Health: June 24, 2014

When is it acceptable to be kept waiting at your doctor’s office?

Checking Up On Health: June 17, 2014

The ObamaCare questions, the health care options, the health care questions you should know about.

Friday Facts: June 13, 2014

You’ve heard of POTUS, FLOTUS and SCOTUS. Now there’s WOTUS.

Checking Up On Health: May 6, 2014

Guess what they’re doing in Chinese hospitals to protect doctors?

Friday Facts: May 2, 2014

The American Academy of Private Physicians estimates that there are now about 4,400 concierge physicians, 30 percent more than last year.

Friday Facts: April 25, 2014

It’s Friday!  Events  May 7: ‘Concierge Care for the Little Guy,” is the topic at the Foundation’s 8.a.m. Leadership Breakfast at the Cobb Galleria Centre. The keynote speaker is Dr. Lee Gross, co-founder of Epiphany Health, a Direct Primary Care company. He will explain how individuals can afford coverage and care. This event is open to the public and is $25 to attend. Register by Monday, May 5, 2014, online at http://bit.ly/1gRToJZ. Health Care Forum May 7: At its May 7-9 Forum at the Galleria Centre, the Institute for Healthcare … Continue Reading →

Checking Up On Health: April 22, 2014

What aren’t you telling your doctor? How many people have paid for ObamaCare?

Foundation op-ed on Medicaid appears in AJC Sunday, April 13, 2013

Friday Facts: April 4, 2014

It’s Friday! Events  April 24: Matt Candler, founder and CEO of 4.0 Schools, keynotes, “School Choice: Big Gains in The Big Easy,” the Foundation’s Leadership Breakfast at 8 a.m. at Cobb County’s Georgian Club. This event is open to the public and is $25 to attend. Find out more at https://www.georgiapolicy.org/?p=12626. Register at http://bit.ly/1lmETV5. May 7: Foundation Members get a discount rate of $159 to attend “Health Reform 2.0: The Great Debate,” the first face-to-face debate between two of the nation’s most influential health care experts: John Goodman of the … Continue Reading →

Checking Up On Health: April 1, 2014

Cholesterol drugs, heart attack tests, how Big Brother wants to text you about your weight, and more.

Friday Facts: March 28, 2014

How effective is the ACA individual mandate?

Video Forum: Eight Important Issues That Impact Georgians

Videos: Atlanta Journal-Constitution conservative columnist Kyle Wingfield and Georgia Center for Opportunity public policy vice president Eric Cochling discuss eight very important policy issues for Georgians.

Checking Up On Health: March 25, 2014

At the world-famous Cleveland Clinic, you can be seen TODAY!

Checking Up On Health: March 18, 2014

Health Care Policy News and Views Compiled by Benita M. Dodd ObamaCare Why no Medicaid expansion for Georgia? Just the expansion of Medicaid would cost Georgia an additional $2.5 billion over 10 years, Gov. Nathan Deal pointed out in an interview with Georgia Health News that was released Tuesday. “We simply cannot afford the $2.5 billion in new spending that the expansion would require without a severe impact on public education. The federal administration needs to start acknowledging the Supreme Court ruling and look at other alternatives that don’t force … Continue Reading →