Remembering the 'Father of PeachCare'

Mar 8, 2019

Mickey Channell represented Greene County in the Georgia House of Representatives for over 20 years. He passed away last week.
Credit Georgia Health News

Twenty years ago, Georgia introduced PeachCare for Kids, a program that now provides health insurance coverage for over 130,000 children.


This week on the Georgia Health Report, we remember Robert Melvin “Mickey” Channell Jr., the Father of PeachCare. Read more.