TeleQuality Communications posted an interesting blog this month on what they’re calling the “Uberization” of the healthcare industry – essentially, old-fashioned doctor house calls where the health care comes to you.
Do you work in Children’s Health? Then check out the National Institute for Children’s Health Equality newsletter.
The American Public Health Association is now accepting abstracts for the APHA 2018 Annual Meeting and Expo in San Diego, Nov. 10-14. The submission deadline is Feb. 19-23, depending on the topic area.
Despite rough weather and icy roads, the General Assembly was able to log in the two previously scheduled legislative days last week by incorporating a late start and shifting around some planned budget hearings and committee meetings.
Read our first legislative report for the 2018 Georgia General Assembly session, including a list of public health bills to watch this year.
GPHA members and colleagues are invited to submit an abstract (oral or poster) for the annual meeting of the Arkansas Public Health Association. The submission deadline is January 26, 2018.
Gov. Nathan Deal announced the release of the report from the Commission on Children’s Mental Health, a commission created via executive order in June to provide recommendations for improving state mental health services for children. The report offers eight recommendations that focus on critical areas of behavioral health needs.
Are you a state or local health department official or tribal health authority interested in climate and/or environmental health? If so, let your voice be heard! You are invited to participate in one of several national focus group discussions.
Dr. Colin K. Smith was invited to participate in a round-table discussion during the recent 2017 APHA Conference. Dr. Smith discussed GPHA’s recent member recruitment/retention successes, as membership has soared from 450 members to 1600 + in just three years.
The December 15th deadline to sign up for health insurance is coming quickly. Insure GA has trained and certified experts to help individuals navigate their insurance options – check out their events list to see when and where you can get in-person assistance in your county.