A Daily Summary of Healthcare and Business News
04/16/2013 - The Associated Press
MARTINSBURG - Berkeley County health officials have restricted short-term admissions at a personal care facility after patients showed symptoms of a drug-resistant infection.
04/16/2013 - The Charleston Gazette. By Lori Kersey.
CHARLESTON - Kanawha County emergency officials hope a new way of treating cardiac arrest patients will save lives.
04/16/2013 - The Charleston Gazette
CHARLESTON - Access to medical treatment should be a universal human right, available to every American family.
04/16/2013 - The State Journal. By Whitney Burdette.
CHARLESTON - In an effort to protect mothers and unborn children, the West Virginia Legislature has passed a bill that mandates maternity care coverage for dependents.
04/16/2013 - The Exponent Telegram. By Erin Beck.
CLARKSBURG - As the pharmacy profession continues to evolve, job opportunities are growing for pharmacists in West Virginia, especially in certain clinical settings.
04/16/2013 - The Times West Virginian. By Mary Wade Burnside.
FAIRMONT - Now that the Fairmont General Hospital Foundation has secured enough money for a digital mammography machine, the group has turned its attention to another new piece of equipment for the facility, a navigational bronchoscopy.
04/16/2013 - The Charleston Gazette. By Phil Kabler.
CHARLESTON - Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin is expected to meet with House and Senate leaders Tuesday to discuss agenda items for a possible special session to address bills lost on the final night of the regular session.