Archive for the ‘Dean Burke’ Category

Rural Hospital Tax Credit Becomes Law

SB 180ATLANTA (May 9, 2017) | On Monday, Governor Nathan Deal signed Senate Bill 180 into law which will increase the cap and credit amount for donations made to rural hospitals. Senator Dean Burke (R – Bainbridge) sponsored SB 180 to continue Georgia’s efforts to ensure rural hospitals around the state receive monetary assistance. (more…)

Lt. Governor Cagle and Sen. Dean Burke to Host SB 180 Press Conference

ATLANTA (May 5, 2017)  | Lt. Governor Casey Cagle, with  Sen. Dean Burke (R – Bainbridge), members of the Rural Healthcare 180 task force, and rural hospital officials, will host a press conference on Monday, May 8, 2017 at 11:45 a.m. to discuss Senate Bill 180. (more…)

Georgia Hospital Community Honored by the Senate

ATLANTA (March 14, 2017) | Sen. Dean Burke (R – Bainbridge) and Sen. Renee Unterman (R – Buford) honored Georgia’s hospital community for their response to Hurricane Matthew in the Senate today. (more…)

Sen. Burke Receives 2016 Charlotte Wilen Maternal & Infant Health Advocate of the Year Award

FullSizeRenderATLANTA (March 1, 2017) | Last week, Sen. Dean Burke (R – Bainbridge) was presented a 2016 Charlotte Wilen Maternal & Infant Health Advocate of the Year Award. Sen. Burke received the award for his hard work in carrying House Bill 649 in the Senate. (more…)

Sen. Burke Recognizes the “Scholarship Program”

ATLANTA (February 18, 2017) | Sen. Dean Burke (R – Bainbridge) honored physicians who completed the “Scholarship Program” through the Georgia Board of Physician Workforce with a presentation of Senate Resolution 117 in the Senate on Friday. (more…)