Gov. Kemp signs healthcare bills, comprises benefits for pregnant Georgia moms

May 4, 2023 : Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp marked a string of bills into law Tuesday, altering specific healthcare systems and delivering more support for mothers in the state.

Concurrently, the bills signed Tuesday would extend eligibility for the Temporary Assistance for disadvantaged families funding to pregnant Georgia mothers as soon as conceiving.

UK healthcare pay proposal to be applied as strike threat remains

May 4, 2023 : More than one million National Health Service workers in England will acquire a pay rise after trade unions representing most employees in a long-running conflict voted to accept a deal recently.

The proposal covers nurses, paramedics, midwives, and other employees in England, including a one-off payment equal to 2% of wages in the 2022/23 financial year and a 5% pay upgrade for 2023/24.