The government controls how several rooms and beds Children’s has, specific qualifications staff should fulfill and, in massive element, how Kid’s is compensated for its solutions. Our Govt Affairs section operates with state and federal officials to locate legislative solutions for the concerns influencing Children’s and to advance successful health insurance policies for Georgia’s young children. In addition, general public policy plays an integral part in the day-to-day operations at Children’s.
Every yr, the Ga Standard Assembly meets to overview and pass laws, and the Children’s Authorities Affairs group closely screens laws about youngster wellness and healthcare. Our Govt Affairs crew writes charges and speaks prior to the Basic Assembly to signify the wants of individuals at Children’s and kids statewide.
At the federal degree, the office operates with members of the Ga congressional delegation as effectively as other key congressional members to advocate for applications and supporting the drafting of legislation that positively impacts the well being of Georgia’s children. Additionally, the division manages the relationships with all the federal organizations to impact federal policy.