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Georgia Department of Community Health
2 Peachtree Street NW

Atlanta, GA 30303
dch.georigia.gov
PH: 404-656-4507

Office of the Commissioner
Clyde L. Reese III, Esq., Commissioner  404-656-7990/FX 404-651-6880/creese@dch.ga.gov
Danisha Williams, Executive Assistant 404-656-7990/danwilliams@dch.ga.gov
Marsha Hopkins, Deputy Commissioner  404-656-6605

Healthcare Facility Regulation Division – 404-657-5700 (main)/FX 404-657-5708
Mary Scruggs, Division Chief  404-657-5701/mscruggs@dch.ga.gov
Victoria Walter, Director, Licensing & Certification 404-657-5855/ vlwalter@dch.ga.gov
Stefanie Ashlaw, Director, Long Term Care Section 404-463-8479/ stashlaw@dch.ga.gov
Complaint/Abuse/Neglect Reporting Line  404-657-5726/404-657-5728/1-800-878-6442
Healthcare Licensing  404-657-5702
Health Planning 404-656-0409
Certificate of Need 404-656-0409
Nursing Homes/Assisted Living/Personal Care Homes 404-657-5850
Health Care Facility Search GaMap2Care.com

Regional Offices
Central Region – Anne Thomas  404-657-4585
Northern Region – Debra Usry 404-657-5870
Southern Region – Jan Dunaway 404-651-9820
Personal Care – Elaine Wright 404-657-5850

Health Information Technology
HITT@dch.ga.gov
Georgia Health Information Network (GaHIN) www.gahin.org/info@gahin.org

Medicaid Division – Long Term Care
Jerry Dubberly, Division Chief 404-657-7793/404-651-8681/FX 404-656-5537/jdubberly@dch.ga.gov
Jacqueline Foster, Executive Secretary 404-657-7793/404-651-8681
Marcey Dolgoff Alter, Dep. Director, Aging & Special Populations 404-657-5467/404-463-6059/malter@dch.ga.gov
Eligibility 404-651-9982
Member Services 866-211-0950
Provider Services 800-766-4456
Customer Service/Claims Resolution 404-657-5468
Medical Policy 404-651-9606
Hospital Services 404-651-9606
Long-Term Care 404-656-6862

State Health Benefit Plan – 800-610-1863/FX 866-828-4796

Office of Financial Management     
Tim Connell, Chief Financial Officer  404-656-4429

Office of General Counsel
Marial Ellis, Esq., General Counsel 404-657-7195
Open Records OpenRecordsRequest@dch.ga.gov

Office of Information Technology
Harold “Sonny” Munter, Chief Information Officer 404-656-2343

Office of the Inspector General
Robert M. Finlayson III, Inspector General 404-463-7481
Medicaid Fraud & Abuse Hotline 404-463-7590/1-800-533-0686
Internal Affairs 404-232-1656
Provider Enrollment 404-463-7370

Office of Communications & Legislative Affairs
Lisa Marie Shekell, Director 404-656-4464/404-657-9118/lshekell@dch.ga.gov
Constituent Services 404-656-4496/ constituentservices@dch.ga.gov
General Inquiries
Janice Abrams, Communications Confidential Secretary 404-656-7994/jabrams@dch.ga.gov
Media Relations Inquiries
Pamela A. Keene, Media & Public Relations Manager 404-656-7645/pkeene@dch.ga.gov

Operations Division – 404-656-0347
Support Services 404-463-4257
Procurement 404-656-4446

SOURCE Division 04-463-6570/404-653-8365

State Office of Rural Health
502 Seventh Street South
Cordele, GA 31015-1443
Main Number  229-401-3090
General Fax/Administrative Fax 229-401-3077/229-401-3084
Charles F. Owens, Executive Director 229-401-3093/cowens@dch.ga.gov
Tony L. Brown, Deputy Director 229-401-3086/tbrown@dch.ga.gov

Georgia Medicaid Non-Emergency Transportation Program
Comment or Complaint about Broker or Service 866-211-0950
*LogistiCare
1275 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA 30309
404-888-5800
*Southeastrans
4751 Best Road, Suite 140
Atlanta, GA 30337
678-510-4600
Regional Breakdown
North Region – Southeastrans 678-510-4555/866-388-9844
Atlanta Region – Southeastrans 404-209-4000
Central Region – LogistiCare 888-224-7981
East Region – LogistiCare 888-224-7988
Southwest Region – LogistiCare 888-224-7985

DCH Board Members – 404-656-7990
Clyde L. Reese III, Commissioner
Norm L. Boyd, Chairman
William H. Wallace Jr., Vice Chairman
Jamie E. Pennington, Secretary
Clay Cox
Jack M. Chapman Jr., MD
Kiera L. von Besser, MD, PhD
Donna Thomas Moses, DMD
Richard L. Jackson
Allana Cummings


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Georgia Department of Human Services
2 Peachtree Street NW

Suite 29-250
Atlanta, GA 30303
dhs.georgia.gov
PH: 404-656-5680

Office of the Commissioner
Keith Horton, Commissioner 404-656-5680
Constituent/Client Services 404-651-6316/customerservice@dhr.state.ga.us
Legislative & Governmental Affairs – Ashley Fielding 404-656-4937/asfielding@dhr.state.ga.us
Media Inquiries – Ravae Graham, Director 404-657-1384/rdgraham@dhr.state.ga.us
Open Records Request – General Counsel openrecords@dhr.state.ga.us
Office of Human Resource Mgmt – Rosemary Calhoun 404-656-6750

Division of Aging Services – 866-552-4464/404-657-5258/FX 404-657-5285
Dr. James Bulot, Director 404-657-5258
Jean O’Callaghan, Assistant Director 404-657-5258
Adult Protective Services 866-552-4464 Press “3”

Office of Facilities & Support Services
James T. Bricker, Director 404-657-5850/jtbricker@dhr.state.ga.us
Frank Billard, Assistant Director 404-657-5850/dfbillard@dhr.state.ga.us
Leigh Ann Trainer, Transportation Services 404-657-5850/latrainer@dhr.state.ga.us

Office of Financial Services – 404-656-6707/404-657-5605

Office of Information Technology – 404-656-5540/askoit@dhr.state.ga.us

Office of Inspector General – 404-463-5495/877-423-4746/ inspectorgeneralhotline@dhr.state.ga.us

Office of Legislative Affairs & Communications – 404-656-4937/FX404-651-6815
Ashley Fielding, Director 404-657-1390/asfielding@dhr.state.ga.gov
Media Inquires
Ravae Graham, Deputy Director 404-657-1384/rdgraham@dhr.state.ga.gov
Constituent Services 404-651-6316/customerservice@dhr.state.ga.us

Georgia Medicaid Management Information System/HP Enterprise Services
Provider Contact Center 800-766-4456/770-325-9600
Member Contact Center 866-211-0950/770-325-2331
Nurse Aide Program 800-414-4358/770-325-2320
GA Web Portal www.mmis.georgia.gov/portal

Georgia Department of Human Services Board Members
Robertiena Fletcher, Chair
Franklin “Frank” G. Auman, Vice Chair
Monica Walters, Secretary
Jack F. Williams
Lisa W. Alexander
Randall P. Smith
Sandra Smith
Scott Johnson


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Georgia Department of Public Health
2 Peachtree Street NW
15th Floor
Atlanta, GA 30303-3186
dph.georgia.gov
PH: 404-657-2700
24/7 Public Health Emergency Line: 866-782-4584

Office of the Commissioner – 404-657-2700
Brenda Fitzgerald, MD, Commissioner

Office of the Chief of Staff – 404-657-2700
Legislative Affairs 404-657-2873
Telehealth 404-657-2305
Constituent Services DPHConstituentServices@dhr.state.ga.us
Office of Health Indicators for Planning 404-657-2588
Informatics and Data Services 404-657-2856
Vital Records 404-679-4702
Georgia Public Health Laboratory 404-327-7900

Division of Communications – 404-463-4062
Digital and Web Content 404-457-6283
Health Outreach & Social Media 404-657-3269
Media Relations 404-657-2462/nancy.nydam@dph.ga.gov
New Media and PHWEEK Content 404-463-6573
Print and Out-of-Home Content/Collateral  404-463-6753
Risk Communication/Emergency Preparedness 404-657-2711

Division of District and County Operations – 404-463-0801
Nursing 404-463-0801/FX 404-656-4456

Division of General Counsel – 404-657-2700
Open Records openrecordsdph@dhr.state.ga.us

Division of Health Promotion – 404-656-9887
State Pharmacy 404-657-2700

Division of Health Protection – 404-463-5419
Emergency Preparedness 404-463-5419
Injury Prevention 404-4679-0500

Division of Inspector General – 404-656-4409/reportdphfraud@dhr.state.ga.us

Division of Operations
Procurement and Contracts 404-232-1100
Facilities and Support Services 404-232-1686
Projects & Reports 404-232-7810

Department of Public Health Board Members
Kathryn K. Cheek, MD, FAAP, Chair
Phillip L. Williams, PhD, Vice Chair
Mitch Rodriguez, MD, Secretary
James W. Curran, MD
Robert S. Harshman, MD
Cynthia A. Mercer, MD
Katie C. Miller
Gary D. Nelson, PhD
Judy Greenlea Taylor, DDS


AARP
999 Peachtree Street, NE
Suite 1110
Atlanta, GA 30309
gaaarp@aarp.org
866-295-7281/FX 404-815-7940
gaAARP@aarp.org
Website: www.states.aarp.org/category/georgia

Alliant GMCF
1455 Lincoln Parkway, Suite 800
Atlanta, GA 30346
PH: 678-527-3000
Website: www.gmcf.org
Dennis White, President & CEO – 678-527-3404/FX 678-527-3504/dennis.white@gmcf.org
Linda Kluge, Director, QIO – 678-527-3675/ Linda.Kluge@HCQIS.ORG
Nancy Fendler, Learning & Action Networks – 678-527-3679/Nancy.Fendler@ HCQIS.ORG

Alzheimer’s Association, Georgia Chapter
41 Perimeter Center East, Suite 550
Atlanta, GA 30346
Website: www.alz.org/georgia
Leslie Gregory, President & CEO – 404-728-1181/FX 404-636-9768

American Health Care Association
1201 L Street NW
Washington, DC 20005-4014
PH: 202-842-4444
FX: 202-842-3860
Website: ww.ahcancal.org
Mark Parkinson, President & CEO – 202-898-3160

Area Agency on Aging
Kathryn Lawler, AAA Director
Atlanta Regional Commission
www.atlantaregional
40 Courtland St., NE Atlanta, GA 30303-2538
(404) 463-3333 – AgeWise Connection
(800) 676-2433 – Toll-free
(404) 463-3264 – (fax)
(404) 463-3100 – General Switchboard

Assisted Living Federation of America, Georgia
2023 Grayson Highway, Suite 202-A
Grayson, GA 30017-4139
Website: www.georgiaalfa.org
Genia Ryan, President & CEO – 678-407-2060/FX 678-407-2002

Center for Positive Aging
1440 Dutch Valley Place, NE, Suite 120
Atlanta, GA 30324
Website: centerforpositiveaging.org
PH 404-872-9191/FX 404-872-1737
Walter Coffey, President & CEO – wcoffey@leadingagega.org
Jacque Thornton, Sr. VP – jthornton@leadingagega.org
Susan Watkins, Director of Member Services – swatkins@leadingagega.org

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services – Atlanta Regional Office
61 Forsyth Street, SW, Suite 4T20
Atlanta, GA 30303-8909
PH: 404-562-7150
ROATLORA@cms.hhs.gov

Georgia Board of Nursing
237 Coliseum Drive
Macon, GA 31217-3858
Website: sos.georgia.gov/plb/rn
Registered & Practical Nurses – 478-207-2440/FX 877-371-5712

Georgia Board of Nursing Home Administrators
237 Coliseum Drive
Macon, GA 31217-3858
Website: sos.georgia.gov/plb/nursinghome
Nursing Home Administration – 478-207-2440/FX 877-588-0446

Georgia Dental Association
7000 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, NE, Suite 200 Building 17
Atlanta, GA 30328-1655
PH: 404-636-7553/800-432-4357
FX: 404-633-3943
Website: www.gadental.org

Georgia Department of Veterans Service
Floyd Veterans Memorial Building
Suite E-970
Atlanta, GA 30334-4800
Website: veterans.georgia.gov
Pete Wheeler, Commissioner – 404-656-2300/FX 404-657-9738/ gavetsvc@vs.state.ga.us

Georgia Emergency Management Agency – GEMA
PO Box 18055
Atlanta, GA 30316-0055
Website: www.gema.state.ga.us
GEMA Main #: 404-635-7000/800-879-4362
Constituent Services/Open Records Requests-04-635-7020/pao@gema.ga.gov

Georgia Health Policy Center
Mailing Address – PO Box 3992, Atlanta, GA 30302-3992
Physical Address – 14 Marietta Street, NW, Suite 221, Atlanta, GA 30303-2813
404-413-0314/FX 404-413-0316/ghpc@gsu.edu
Website: www.ghpc.gsu.edu

Georgia Hospital Association
1675 Terrell Mill Road
Marietta, GA 30067
Website: https://host.gha.org
770-249-4500/ FX 770-955-5801
www.GHA911.org

Georgia Medical Directors Association
2711 Irvin Way
Suite 111
Decatur, GA 30030
404-941-1411/ FX 404-299-7029

Georgia Nurses Association
3032 Briarcliff Road
Atlanta, GA 30329-2655
PH: 404-325-5536
FX: 404-325-0407
gna@georgianurses.org
Website: http://www.georgianurses.org

Georgia Ombudsman Program
2 Peachtree Street, NW, 33rd Floor
Atlanta, GA 30303-3142
PH: 888-454-5826
Website: http://www.georgiaombudsman.org
Melanie McNeil, State Ombudsman – 404-657-5327/msmcneil@dhr.state.ga.us

Georgia Pharmacy Association
50 Lenox Pointe, NE
Atlanta, GA 30324
PH: 404-231-5074/888-871-5590
FX: 404-237-8435
Website: http://www.gpha.org

Georgia State Fire Marshal
2 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive
West Tower, Suite 920
Atlanta, GA 30334
Website: http://www.oci.ga.gov/FireMarshal/home.aspx
Dwayne Garriss, State Fire Marshall – 404-656-2064/800-656-2298/FX: 404-657-6971

Medical Association of Atlanta
1150 Lake Hearn Drive NE, Suite 130
Atlanta, GA 30342
PH: 404-881-1020
FX: 404-872-0601
Website: http://www.maa-assn.org
David F. Waldrep, Executive Director – dwaldrep@maa-assn.org
Beverly Dickerson, Administrative Assistant – bdickerson@maa-assn.org
Catherine Crandall, Membership Assistant – ccrandall@maa-assn.org

Medical Association of Georgia
1849 The Exchange, Suite 200
Atlanta, GA 30339
PH: 678-303-9290/800-282-0224
FX: 678-303-3732
Website: www.mag.org

My Innerview/National Research Corporation
1245 Q Street
Lincoln, NE 68508
Phone: 800-601-3884
Fax: 402-475-9061
Website: www.myinnerview.com
Email: info@myinnerview.com

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services – Region IV
61 Forsyth Street, Room 5B95
Atlanta, GA 30303-8909
Website: http://www.hhs.gov/iea/regional/region4/index.html
Dr. Pamela Roshell, Regional Director – 404-562-7888/404-562-7899

Hotels Near GHCA
Comfort Suites, 3540 Cameron Pkwy, Stockbridge – 770-507-0444
Courtyard Marriott, 115 Mill Rd, McDonough – 678-902-9000
Fairfield Inn & Suites, 30 Mill Rd, McDonough – 770-305-0180
Hilton Garden Inn, 95 Georgia 81, McDonough – 678-827-7200
Holiday Inn, 638 Hwy 138 W, Stockbridge – 678-782-4000
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, 1315 Hwy 20 W, McDonough – 678-782-1100
Microtel Inn & Suites, 195 Country Club Drive, Stockbridge – 678-782-6100
Quality Inn, 100 North Park Court, Stockbridge – 770-507-6500
Super 8, 1451 Hudson Bridge Rd, Stockbridge – 770-474-5758