Empowerment Workshop draws full house

By Cindi Cox – Albany Herald A workshop designed to help government housing residents become more familiar with community resources and opportunities drew a full house Friday. The three-hour workshop was held at the Albany Housing Authority on Pine Avenue. Presentations …

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Community empowerment workshop planned

By Carlton Fletcher – Albany Herald District 6 Dougherty County Commissioner Anthony Jones, who represents the county on the Southwest Georgia Regional Commission, was at a meeting of that Camilla-based group recently when he overheard Melody Pierce of Work Force Georgia …

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Georgia Watch Comments on New CMS Informed Consent Rules

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has proposed new regulations related to the informed consent documents patients receive prior to elective procedures in hospitals. These documents are critical to effectively engaging patients in decisions about their healthcare. However, …

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