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The Georgia Alliance of Community Hospitals works for Georgia's not-for-profit hospitals. We push for the enactment of sound health and hospital laws, rules, and regulations. We conduct research on important health care issues, and are a clearinghouse for ideas that will improve Georgia’s health care.

Young and Healthy? You’re Not Immune to Coronavirus

You’re young, healthy and bored. Before you tempt fate by throwing a coronavirus party, consider these current numbers from the Georgia Department of Public Health:   60% of people who tested positive for coronavirus were between 18-59 years old 294 people have died from the virus in Georgia Georgia has over 7,500 cases 101 cases have been reported in Southeast …Read More

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Augusta University Health extends COVID-19 testing to rural hospitals

As the COVID-19 outbreak sweeps across the United States, rural areas are at risk of getting hit hard by the pandemic.   Augusta University Health has expanded its capacity for COVID-19 testing and is now acting as a reference lab to provide medical centers in rural Georgia and South Carolina with accurate results more timely.   “We know that having more timely …Read More

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