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Healthcare Georgia Foundation, Inc.

Profile

Last profile update: 05/11/2016
Last grant data update: 02/27/2016

At A Glance

Healthcare Georgia Foundation, Inc.

191 Peachtree St. N.E., Ste. 2650

Atlanta, GA United States 30303-1769

Telephone: (404) 653-0990

URL: www.healthcaregeorgia.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

EIN

582418091

BRIDGE Number

7681214273

Background

Established in 1999 in GA; converted from the merger of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia with Wellpoint Health Networks

Purpose and Activities

The foundation's mission is to advance the health of all Georgians and to expand access to affordable, quality health care for underserved individuals and communities. Specific goals include protecting and promoting the health of individuals, families and communities; improving the availability, quality, appropriateness and financing of health care services; and integrating and coordinating efforts to improve health and health care services. The foundation has also established the following grantmaking priorities: 1) addressing health disparities; 2) strengthening nonprofit health organizations; and 3) expanding access to primary health care.