Friday November 27th, 2015 2:01PM

GHCC schedules Healthcare Reform Seminar

By Staff
GAINESVILLE - A Healthcare Reform Seminar will be held on Wednesday, September 18 from 8:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Brenau Downtown Center (formerly Georgia Mountains Center) in Gainesville.

It will be open to the public and will update businesses and the community on how we are all affected by Healthcare Reform. Discussion will focus on what businesses can expect in regulations in 2013-2015, action steps for businesses, and the impact on small and large businesses. A panel of experts will include:

Rich Sanders, Sanders Law Firm
Dr. Phaedra Corso, University of Georgia Health Policy & Management
Commissioner Ralph Hudgens, Georgia Department of Insurance
Rob Fowler, Turner, Wood & Smith Insurance
Steve McNeilly, Northeast Georgia Health System

More on the panel members is available by clicking on the second link below.

Everyone who attends will receive a Tool Kit on Healthcare Reform.

The seminar will be presented by the Greater Hall Chamber (GHCC) Healthcare Committee and VISION 2030 and sponsored by Brenau University, Northeast Georgia Health System, Rushton & Company, and Turner, Wood & Smith Insurance.

Registration is required. The cost is $15 for chamber members; $20 guests. The cost includes a light breakfast.

Reservations: Amanda Lewis, 770-532-6206.
Make reservations online:

© Copyright 2015
All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without permission.
Missing Ga. bank director arrested in Brunswick
A bank director accused of losing millions of investors' dollars before vanishing last year was arrested Tuesday during a traffic stop in a city in south Georgia.
7:00PM ( 1 year ago )
S&P 500 index has its best year since 1997
The stock market closed out a record year with more all-time highs on Tuesday, giving U.S. indexes their biggest annual gains in almost two decades.
6:56PM ( 1 year ago )
Colorado readies for 'Green Wednesday' pot sales
Police were adding extra patrols around pot shops in eight Colorado towns that plan to allow recreational sales to anyone over 21 on Jan. 1.
1:52PM ( 1 year ago )
Business News
Sex offender held in Hall County for failing to register
A 47-year-old man was booked into the Hall County Jail Tuesday, being held without bond for allegedly failing to register as a sex offender, his second such arrest.
6:09PM ( 1 year ago )
Pharmacy robberies may involve same suspect
Oakwood Police Tuesday afternoon released details in a pharmacy robbery they're investigating, similar to one that happened in the Hall County Tuesday morning.
5:46PM ( 1 year ago )
Victim critical following apartment fire
A 41-year-old woman was in critical but stable condition Tuesday after being rescued from an apartment fire in Forsyth County late Monday afternoon.
3:16PM ( 1 year ago )
Local/State News
Medicaid growth creates gap of 5M without coverage; 409K in Ga.
About 5 million people will be without health care next year that they would have gotten simply if they lived somewhere else in America.
7:30AM ( 1 year ago )
Vandals spray graffiti against Kerry in West Bank
Suspected Jewish vandals set fire to three vehicles in a West Bank village early on Tuesday and sprayed threatening graffiti referring to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry ahead of his expected visit to the region, police said.
7:28AM ( 1 year ago )
Feds announce test sites for drone aircraft
The Federal Aviation Administration announced six states on Monday that will develop test sites for drones, a critical next step for the march of the unmanned aircraft into U.S. skies.
2:23PM ( 1 year ago )
PHOTO GALLERY: Holiday shoppers hit Gainesville stores early
Black Friday may still have status as the kickoff to the holiday shopping season, but Thanksgiving Thursday is gaining ground as more stores opt to open early.
By AccessWDUN staff
10:01AM ( 4 hours ago )
Black Friday: The Super Bowl of shopping starts in stores across the country
The Super Bowl of shopping had an early start again this year, but the game isn't over yet.Early numbers aren't out yet on how many shoppers headed to stores on Thanksgiving. But it's expected that mo...
8:38AM ( 5 hours ago )
White House undergoes Thanksgiving Day lockdown after man draped in American flag jumps fence
WASHINGTON (AP) — A man draped in an American flag climbed over the fence at the White House on Thursday, prompting a lockdown as the first family celebrated Thanksgiving.The man was immediately appre...
10:11PM ( 15 hours ago )
Brenau professor: Shopping small, holiday spending on the rise
A local economist is encouraging holiday shoppers to take advantage of Small Business Saturday, the day after Black Friday.
5:51PM ( 20 hours ago )
Community groups provide Thanksgiving meals to residents in need
GAINESVILLE - Local organizations provide Thanksgiving meals, clothes and care packages to residents in need.
12:37PM ( 1 day ago )