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The new allied health career college is administered by Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia and the CSRA.
Source: Milledgeville Union-Recorder
Piedmont Henry Hospital plans to improve quality of health in Henry County
Piedmont Henry Hospital recently completed a community health needs assessment and developed implementation plans for the Henry County community.
Source: Henry Daily Herald
Department of Health warns of potentially deadly ‘herbal incense’
Source: Pickens County Progress
Walton County to get $5,000 Health and Wellness grant
Walton County was selected by the Association County Commissioners of Georgia to receive one of 49 Employee Health Promotion and Wellness Grants. The $5,000 grants were given to promote worksite programs designed to enhance the health and wellness of county employees and family members.
Source: Walton Tribune (subscription)
Catoosa County looks at options to support hospital
Hutcheson Medical Center’s authority board unanimously approved a request for immediate short term financing from Walker, Dade and Catoosa counties at a board of director’s meeting at the end of August.
VA Clinic in Albany moving toward transition next year
The Veterans Affairs Clinic will be moved onto Marine Corps Logistics Base-Albany in the coming months.
Source: Albany Herald
U.S. Surgeon General launches new campaign to target skin cancer, tanning salons
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says skin cancer rates, including rates of melanoma, are increasing in the United States and worldwide.
Source: Atlanta Business Chronicle