Northwest Georgia Public Health News
May 12, 2016 -
Rome, GA: Eligibility for the Georgia Breast and Cervical Cancer Program (BCCP) has been expanded to include insured women meeting certain income requirements in addition to previously eligible uninsured women. Now, insured women may be eligible for certain diagnostic breast or cervical procedures provided by the program.
April 14, 2016 -
ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is seeking public comment on a statewide health assessment which will provide a foundation for efforts to improve the health of Georgia’s population.
March 14, 2016 -
In an effort to protect every adult and child, the Georgia Department of Public Health is observing Preteen Vaccine Awareness Week, March 13-19, 2016, to serve as a reminder for parents to talk with their preteens and teens about getting immunized against vaccine-preventable diseases.