Tag Archives: certificate of need

Ga. Supreme Court hears challenge to Certificate of Need law

Two Cartersville physicians are trying to have all of Georgia’s certificate of need regulations declared unconstitutional . . .

Tags: certificate of need , constitutional challenge , Georgia Supreme Court

Certificate of need bills stall out for this session

Bills that attempt to roll back the certificate of need law that regulates the construction of hospitals don’t appear to be moving this session . . .

Tags: certificate of need , CTCA

CTCA takes another swing at certificate of need law

Senate bill would eliminate the CON regulations that limit the number of beds in CTCA’s Newnan hospital . . .

Tags: certificate of need , CTCA , GACH , John Albers , Monty Veazey

Political Notes – Committee snub won’t stop another ‘religious freedom’ bill, lawmaker says

The supporter of a ‘religious liberty’ bill says he still plans to keep pushing for it, despite loss of a committee chairmanship . . .

Tags: Casey Cagle , certificate of need , CTCA , Josh McKoon , JQC , Linde Group , religious freedom , WellStar

Lawmakers again face debate over certificate of need law

Legislators grapple with the certificate of need issue at a House committee hearing; the issue will come up again in the new session . . .

Tags: certificate of need , CTCA , Ed Rynders , Ethan James , Georgia Alliance of Community Hospitals , Georgia Hospital Association , Monty Veazey

On the CON issue, it’s wait ‘til next year

Rep. Wendell Willard’s bill to repeal the certificate of need law is put into a study committee until the next legislative session . . .

Tags: certificate of need , Wendell Willard

Willard makes late-session attempt to repeal CON

Rep. Wendell Willard introduces another bill that would repeal Georgia’s certificate of need law governing the construction of new hospitals . . .

Tags: certificate of need , CTCA , Wendell Willard

Cancer hospital’s rule change disappears from DCH agenda

A controversial rule change that would benefit Cancer Treatment Centers of America is removed from Thursday’s agenda for the state Board of Community Health . . .

Tags: certificate of need , Clyde Reese , CTCA , DCH

CTCA, state hospitals at odds over CON rule

CTCA and Georgia’s hospital groups wrangle over a proposed change in the certificate of need law that would benefit CTCA’s Newnan cancer hospital . . .

Tags: certificate of need , CTCA , David Kent , DCH , Earl Rogers , Georgia Alliance of Community Hospitals , Georgia Hospital Association

CTCA asks for change in CON hospital rules

CTCA wants DCH to amend its certificate of need regulations to remove regulatory requirements on a cancer treatment facility in Newnan . . .

Tags: cancer hospital , certificate of need , Clyde Reese , CTCA , DCH , Georgia Alliance of Community Hospitals