New health director named for Southwest Public Health District

New health director named for Southwest Public Health District

CORDELE, GA (WALB) - The Southwest Public Health District has named a new health director.

Cordele native Dr. Charles Ruis will take over the role on April 18th.

He previously served as medical director for Georgia Correctional Healthcare and as the medical director for Federally Qualified Community Health Centers.

Ruis will be replacing Dr. Jacqueline Grant who left last June.

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