A Daily Summary of Healthcare and Business News
11/12/2013 - The Exponent Telegram. By Ashlie Walter.
CLARKSBURG - “God Bless America” rang out through the West Virginia Veterans Nursing Facility Monday in honor of Veterans Day. It was one of several touching moments that occurred during the special open house and ceremony paying tribute to the men and women who have served in the U.S. military.
11/12/2013 - The Exponent Telegram
BUCKHANNON - St. Joseph’s Hospital recently opened its new Pallottine Care Unit designed to provide a private, comfortable area for patients and their families who are facing end-of-life issues.
11/12/2013 - The Associated Press
WASHINGTON, DC - The underdog of government health care programs is emerging as the rare early success story of President Barack Obama's technologically challenged health overhaul.
11/12/2013 - The Herald-Dispatch. By Jean Tarbett.
HUNTINGTON - Three different people with a common devotion to caring for their community were honored Monday at St. Mary's Conference Center.
11/12/2013 - The Register-Herald. By Cody Neff.
BECKLEY - Everyone likes it when someone takes the time to recognize them for their hard work. One local woman says she’s happy that someone took the time to give her a special honor that has made her one of five West Virginians to receive the award.
11/12/2013 - The State Journal. By Linda Harris.
HUNTINGTON - Cabell County Circuit Judge Paul Ferrell denied the injunction St. Mary's Medical Center had requested.
11/11/2013 - The New York Times. By Sabrina Travernise.
SAVANNAH, Ga. - The uninsured pour into Memorial Health hospital here: the waitress with cancer in her voice box who for two years assumed she just had a sore throat. The unemployed diabetic with a wound stretching the length of her shin. The construction worker who could no longer breathe on his own after weeks of untreated asthma attacks and had to be put on a respirator.