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03/13/07

PeachCare Solution?

Tuesday morning, Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue announced he will use state funds already budgeted for the Medicaid program to cover the PeachCare shortfall. The coverage will only last until congress votes to use federal funds, taken from the Iraq War budget, for PeachCare.

As of Sunday, The State Board for Community Health suspended new enrollment into PeachCare, indefinitely.

Reported By: Melanie A. Ruberti; mruberti@wtoc.com

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