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Joint Study Committee on Medicaid Reform

   House Resolution 107 creates a joint 18-member study committee for the purposes of evaluating the state's Medicaid program, examining other states' best practices and planning for future actions necessary to sustain appropriate levels of services and funding. The Speaker of the House and the Lieutenant Governor appoint six members from their respective chambers with one being a member of the minority party, and the Governor has six appointments to include representation for the Department of Community Health, hospitals, insurers and nursing homes, as well as a physician and a consumer.  The committee is authorized to meet for five days and report its findings by December 31, 2013 when it is abolished.


Committee Members:

House Members Senate Members Governor's Appointees
Rep. Butch Parrish, Co-Chair  Sen. Tim Golden Catherine Bonk
Rep. Craig Gordon   Sen. Jack Hill Tony Herdener
Rep. Barbara Sims Sen. Renee Unterman Patrick Healy
Rep. Richard Smith Sen. Fran Millar Sheila Cook
Rep. Darlene Taylor Sen. Gloria Butler Ed Painter
Rep. Bruce Williamson Sen. Dean Burke Clyde Reese
House Staff: Margie Coggins Miller (404) 656-7135

Scheduled Meetings:

November 18th @ 9:30 am - Atlanta, GA
October 28th @ 9:30am - Statesboro, GA  
September 23 @ 9:30am - Valdosta, GA  
August 28 @ 10:00am - Atlanta, GA

Video Archives:

Meeting # 4 - 11.18.13
Meeting # 1 - 08.28.13

Committee Documents:

   November 18th Meeting:






   ACP Medicaid Expansion GA Legislative 2013 testimony How To Be a Hero.pdf

   Georgia Report on Medicaid Expansion.pdf

   GACCP MedicaidStudyCommitteeV2 111813.pdf

   ALS Alzheimer%27s Proposal 2.pdf

   PHIC_GAAAP_Joint Committee on Medicaid Reform_slides_11 18 13_FINAL.pdf



Previous Meeting Documents:

2013 Joint Study Committee on Medicaid Reform-1  Testimony  J Bartels.pdf

DCH PP Presentation_Medicaid Reform Study Committee_082813.pdf

Joint Medicaid Reform Study Committee - Presentation 2 FINAL 102413.pdf


TeleHealth 2013 Joint Study Committee on Medicaid Reform 102813.pdf

PRIMARY CARE denise presentation.pdf


Legislative History:

HR 107