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Georgia Department of Community Health

Our Purpose

Shaping the future of a Healthy Georgia by improving access and ensuring quality to strengthen the communities we serve

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The Georgia Department of Community Health serves as the lead agency for Georgia Medicaid and PeachCare for Kids®, and oversees the Healthcare Facility Regulation Division, State Health Benefit Plan, and State Office of Rural Health, among other divisions. 

Through effective planning, purchasing and oversight, DCH provides access to affordable, quality health care to millions of Georgians, including some of the state’s most vulnerable and underserved populations.

Caylee Noggle serves as Commissioner of DCH.

Latest News

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End of 1135 Waivers and Disaster Relief Flexibilities

As a result of the closing of the national public health emergency, certain waivers and disaster relief flexibilities have ended.

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Rural Hospitals and Access to Care Statewide Get a $105 Million Boost

Collectively, Medicaid project delivers more than $1 billion to address healthcare needs statewide.

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Medicaid Members Urged to Keep Contact Information Updated

Georgia is resuming Medicaid and PeachCare for Kids® eligibility reviews.

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