The Georgia Department of Community Health (DCH) provides numerous health care programs and services that benefit the citizens of Georgia. From Online Services to Medicaid, PeachCare for Kids®, the State Health Benefit Plan, and programs and services our other divisions provide, DCH is dedicated to A Healthy Georgia.

To achieve our mission, we collaborate with health plan members, providers and other stakeholders. Together, we will:

  • Improve the health status of Georgians by promoting healthy lifestyles, preventive care, disease management and disparity elimination.
  • Improve access to affordable, quality health care.
  • Increase program efficiency and effectiveness.

In addition, we continue to simplify administrative processes to make it easier for our members, providers and the public to do business with us.

If you have a comment, a suggestion or would like to ask a question, call DCH Constituent Services at 404-656-4496 or email them at [email protected].

For more information about DCH’s specific programs and services, click on the links below.

Online Services for Healthcare Facility Regulation (HFR)

HFR Programs


State Health Benefit Plan (SHBP)

Indigent Care Trust Fund

State Office of Rural Health

Georgia Council on Lupus Education and Awareness

Rural Hospital Tax Credit

Health Information Technology

General Counsel

Information Technology

Financial Services