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Carrie Teegardin

Carrie Teegardin is on the investigative team. She is a graduate of Duke University and has won numerous national journalism awards. RELATED: Doctors & Sex Abuse, an AJC National Investgation

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Obamacare events across Georgia helping consumers sign up
 Georgians who want to sign up for Obamacare health plans can find one-on-one help as insurance “navigators” host events across Georgia at libraries, churches, nonprofit offices and even a soul food restaurant. The enrollment period for Obamacare health plans opened last week and consumers have until Dec. 15 to sign up for an Affordable...

Posted: 15 days ago

Georgians who want to sign up for Obamacare health plans can find one-on-one help as insurance “navigators” host events across Georgia at libraries, churches, nonprofit offices and even a soul food restaurant. The enrollment period for Obamacare health plans opened last week and consumers have until Dec. 15 to sign up for an Affordable...
Got old opioids lying around? Get rid of them this way
 Bottles of half-empty prescription pain killers that are hanging out in your bathroom shelves or sock drawer need to go. “Unfortunately, our very own medicine cabinets can be a hotbed for the opioid epidemic,” Georgia Attorney General Chris Carr
            said Monday at an Atlanta Walgreens. Drug Disposal boxes like...

Posted: 27 days ago

Bottles of half-empty prescription pain killers that are hanging out in your bathroom shelves or sock drawer need to go. “Unfortunately, our very own medicine cabinets can be a hotbed for the opioid epidemic,” Georgia Attorney General Chris Carr said Monday at an Atlanta Walgreens. Drug Disposal boxes like...
Georgia high court upholds law governing health care facilities
 In a win for politically powerful hospital interests, the Georgia Supreme Court upheld the state’s “certificate of need” law in an opinion issued Monday that said a surgical center could not expand without state approval. Two doctors who own the Georgia Advanced Surgery Center for Women in Cartersville had challenged the...

10:49 PM Monday, Oct. 16, 2017

In a win for politically powerful hospital interests, the Georgia Supreme Court upheld the state’s “certificate of need” law in an opinion issued Monday that said a surgical center could not expand without state approval. Two doctors who own the Georgia Advanced Surgery Center for Women in Cartersville had challenged the...
Georgia certificate of need law upheld by Supreme Court
 The Georgia Supreme Court upheld the state’s “Certificate of Need” law in an opinion issued Monday that said a surgical center
            could not expand without state approval. Two doctors who own The Georgia Advanced Surgery Center for Women in Cartersville had challenged the state law that governs
            health...

3:40 PM Monday, Oct. 16, 2017

The Georgia Supreme Court upheld the state’s “Certificate of Need” law in an opinion issued Monday that said a surgical center could not expand without state approval. Two doctors who own The Georgia Advanced Surgery Center for Women in Cartersville had challenged the state law that governs health...
Northside Hospital to testify, face questions from Congress on its use of drug discounts
 A Northside Hospital executive will testify before a congressional subcommittee next week about the Atlanta hospital’s use
            of a lucrative drug discount program. The U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee 
            announced on Wednesday that Shannon A. Banna, Northside’s director of finance and system controller...

1:22 PM Thursday, Oct. 05, 2017

A Northside Hospital executive will testify before a congressional subcommittee next week about the Atlanta hospital’s use of a lucrative drug discount program. The U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee announced on Wednesday that Shannon A. Banna, Northside’s director of finance and system controller...
Former CEO of Atlanta Medical Center added to federal kickback case
 Another former Tenet Healthcare executive has been criminally charged in a federal healthcare fraud case that now accuses
            two former CEOs of Atlanta area hospitals of paying kickbacks and bribes in exchange for patient referrals. William Moore was the CEO of Atlanta Medical Center William Moore, the CEO of Atlanta Medical Center...

9:24 PM Friday, Sep. 29, 2017

Another former Tenet Healthcare executive has been criminally charged in a federal healthcare fraud case that now accuses two former CEOs of Atlanta area hospitals of paying kickbacks and bribes in exchange for patient referrals. William Moore was the CEO of Atlanta Medical Center William Moore, the CEO of Atlanta Medical Center...
Are insurers stalling on Irma claims?
 Insurance regulators should publish running tallies on claims related to Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Harvey so that consumers
            can determine if their insurer is doing its job, a leading consumer advocate says. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported this weekend that many victims of the recent storms may face difficulty getting...

12:07 AM Monday, Sep. 18, 2017

Insurance regulators should publish running tallies on claims related to Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Harvey so that consumers can determine if their insurer is doing its job, a leading consumer advocate says. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported this weekend that many victims of the recent storms may face difficulty getting...
Irma victims now may face insurance struggles
 Jill Ebrecht stood outside her flooded Tybee Island home Thursday as workers hauled her soggy furniture into her yard. Like many houses on Tybee, Ebrecht’s home was extensively damaged a year ago by Hurricane Matthew. Now, Irma has left another trail of destruction. “Matthew messed me up,” she said as she took stock...

7:00 PM Friday, Sep. 15, 2017

Jill Ebrecht stood outside her flooded Tybee Island home Thursday as workers hauled her soggy furniture into her yard. Like many houses on Tybee, Ebrecht’s home was extensively damaged a year ago by Hurricane Matthew. Now, Irma has left another trail of destruction. “Matthew messed me up,” she said as she took stock...
More murders and new sex charges added in case against Clayton County psychiatrist
 Dr. Narendra Nagareddy, the Clayton County psychiatrist already facing murder charges in his patients’ overdose deaths, was
            in court Wednesday to face a new indictment. Nagareddy is now being accused of killing six patients who died of overdoses between 2011 and 2015. In the 71-count indictment
            issued last month...

6:06 PM Wednesday, Sep. 06, 2017

Dr. Narendra Nagareddy, the Clayton County psychiatrist already facing murder charges in his patients’ overdose deaths, was in court Wednesday to face a new indictment. Nagareddy is now being accused of killing six patients who died of overdoses between 2011 and 2015. In the 71-count indictment issued last month...
Governor fills doctor spots, but leaves consumer seat vacant at Georgia medical board
 For more than a year, a consumer’s voice has been missing from the deliberations at the Georgia medical board. Gov. Nathan Deal
               Photo credit: Miguel Martinez That’s because one of the two seats reserved for consumers on the 16-member medical board is vacant. Gov. Nathan Deal has
            failed to fill the seat...

6:02 PM Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017

For more than a year, a consumer’s voice has been missing from the deliberations at the Georgia medical board. Gov. Nathan Deal Photo credit: Miguel Martinez That’s because one of the two seats reserved for consumers on the 16-member medical board is vacant. Gov. Nathan Deal has failed to fill the seat...
Georgia doctor fails polygraph on sex with patients, gets suspended
 The Georgia Composite Medical Board has suspended the medical license of Dr. Peter Ulbrich, a physician with a long history
            of sexual misconduct, according to a board order made public on Thursday. Ulbrich had already been disciplined by the Georgia medical board for sexual misconduct when another patient complained about
   ...

4:40 PM Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017

The Georgia Composite Medical Board has suspended the medical license of Dr. Peter Ulbrich, a physician with a long history of sexual misconduct, according to a board order made public on Thursday. Ulbrich had already been disciplined by the Georgia medical board for sexual misconduct when another patient complained about ...