Builders of Obama’s health website saw red flags
Crammed into conference rooms with pizza for dinner, some programmers building the Obama administration’s showcase health insurance website were growing increasingly stressed. Some worked past 10 p.m., energy drinks in hand. Others rewrote computer code over and over to meet what they considered last-minute requests for changes from the government or other contractors.
Obama to address widespread health care problems
President Barack Obama is expected to acknowledge that widespread problems with his health care law’s rollout are unacceptable, as the administration scrambles to fix the cascade of computer issues.
Gordon Hospital plans Ladies’ Night
Get ready, ladies! It’s almost time for Gordon Hospital’s 7th Annual Ladies’ Night.
Gordon Hospital offers free skin cancer screening
More than 76,000 new cases of melanoma skin cancer will be diagnosed in the U.S. this year, and early detection is critical for survival.
Free diabetes screening planned in Calhoun
Nearly seven million Americans are unaware that they have diabetes, and nearly 79 million are already pre-diabetic.
Brokers simplify, confuse health exchange shopping
This month’s glitch-filled rollout of the health insurance marketplaces created by federal law is a business opportunity for brokers and agents, but regulators warn that it also opened the door for those who would seek to line their pockets by misleading consumers.
Government clarifies timing to avoid health law fines
You’ll have to get coverage by Valentine’s Day or thereabouts to avoid penalties for being uninsured, the Obama administration confirmed Wednesday.
Health law glitches: fatal or fleeting?
The glitch-ridden rollout of President Barack Obama’s health care law has opponents crowing: “Told you so!” and insisting it should be paused, if not scrapped.
Camaro Club car show raises funds for Children’s Hospital
Showdown in the Scenic City, an open car show and a fall festival presented by the Scenic City Camaro Club, will take place this Saturday from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Mountain View Chevrolet.
Health and Safety Fair planned for Saturday in Calhoun
The Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) and The Home Depot of Calhoun are hosting a Health and Safety Fair for northwest Georgia residents.
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