I’ve often joked that one day I’m going to write a book about youth sports titled “Put Me In, Coach, or My Mom Will Sue” because often the worst thing about youth sports is the adults.
This fall, if you hear from one of your friends that he went platinum, it won’t necessarily mean he sold 1 million records. Instead, what it may mean is he elected a specific medical plan option available on the Health Insurance Exchange the federal government is setting up for Georgia as part of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA).
T.J.Maxx, formerly located at 1680 Ga. Highway 138 in Conyers, has relocated to 1590 Dogwood Drive in Conyers Crossroads.
Despite your repeated pleas of “no mas,” we will continue our discussion of Health Care Reform this week, specifically focusing on the tax credits and subsidies associated with the individual coverage mandate.
While the employer coverage mandate of the health care reform law has been delayed until 2015, there is one employer requirement that remains in place for 2013: Exchange Notices.
Rockdale Medical Center is the first healthcare facility in the metro Atlanta area to acquire a mobile patient monitoring solution that allows obstetricians to keep a closer eye on their labor and delivery patients, and gives cardiologists immediate access to electrocardiograph (ECG) data, RMC officials announced in a release.
Kroger Plus Card customers throughout the Atlanta Division — which includes Georgia, South Carolina, Northern Alabama and Eastern Tennessee — can now contribute to charitable organizations of their choice with each in-store transaction.
Advanced Retirement Planning (ARP), a financial services firm with offices in Covington and around the metro Atlanta area, recently added Janine Cobb as an advisor. Formerly with Financial Independence Group, Inc., Cobb brings 18 years of experience working with financial case design organizations and consultants to ARP.
After a recent two-day visit from The Joint Commission, staff at the Newton Medical Center Lab learned that the lab will maintain its accreditation for two more years.
Over the past two weeks, we’ve looked at the specifics of the employer coverage mandate of Health Care Reform. This week I want to share with you some revealing information on the impact the mandate is having on businesses in 2013 even though the mandate doesn’t come into play until 2015.
Dr. Mark Shurett, of Shurett Dental Group in Conyers, recently announced the addition of a 17th unit to the Help A Child Smile fleet of mobile dental offices.
While many employers are still celebrating the one-year delay of the employer coverage mandate of Health Care Reform and hoping for more changes as a result of next year’s mid-term elections, it is important to understand the mandate requirements as outlined under the law.
DWJ, Inc. a local computer service and repair center, is offering lunch-and-learn classes in the operation of Windows 8. Topics covered in the classes include email, Internet safety and browsing, media and setting up a Microsoft Account.
Walgreens recently introduced its “Healthcare Clinic” at select Walgreens as the new branding for the more than 370 in-store retail clinics, replacing the former Take Care Clinic name that has stood since the brand’s inception in 2004.
New Marco's Pizza franchise owner touts freshness of ingredients
Before Gani Mohammed opened his business, Marco’s Pizza, in the new Publix shopping center on Ga. Highway 20 in Conyers, he carefully researched the franchise. Mohammed, who holds a master’s degree in business from the University of Maryland, worked for almost two decades in management for Pizza Hut and also oversaw Starbucks and a convenience store chain.
Newton County News
- Newton Blotter for March 7, 2014
- Medical marijuana bill passes Georgia House
- Newton Citizen Poll for March 2, 2014
- Newton Citizen Poll for Feb. 23, 2014
- Newton Blotter
- Newton Citizen Poll for Feb. 16, 2014
- GPC closing
- Notice to RNC employees and customers
- All GPC campuses closed
- Rockdale offices closed
- Locals compete on ‘Family Feud’
- Early voting begins Oct. 14
- Conyers man dies in fall at Turner Field
- Rockdale physician, wife killed in plane crash
- Longtime BOE members leave Rockdale seats
- Historic election tops stories in Rockdale 6 comments
- Lawsuit an ongoing story in Newton 21 comments
- Baxter top Newton story of 2012
- Salem Overlay tabled 3 comments
- Augusta National adds first 2 female members