Georgia has a State Health Benefit Plan (SHBP) that provides health insurance coverage to state employees, school system employees, retirees, and their dependents. The Georgia Department of Community Health’s Public Employee Health Benefits Division is responsible for day to day operations. The plan coverage 692,568 Georgia citizens. The latest open enrollment date for the plan is October 11, 2011 to November 10, 2011.
Georgia has an outstanding health care statewide network of 188 hospitals, including specialized facilities; 29,000 doctors, and more than 5,000 dentists.
The school system in Georgia is the fourth largest in the country with 13 state universities, four research universities, seven state colleges, two regional universities, nine two year universities, and 13 technical colleges. More than 100,000 people move to the state of George each year. The state has 14 of the companies listed in the Fortune 500 listing based in the state and offering employment to its citizens.
Georgia Health Dental Insurance welcomes you to our new website. The aim of this site so provide citizens of the state of Georgia with information pertaining to obtaining individual health and dental insurance for their families and love ones.