A Daily Summary of Healthcare and Business News
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.
11/11/2013 - OVMS News
WHEELING - Ohio Valley Health Services & Education Corporation is pleased to announce that Ohio Valley Medical Center and East Ohio Regional Hospital have passed the certification process to become a Center of Excellence in Orthopedic Care specializing in joint replacement surgery.
11/11/2013 - The Charleston Daily Mail. By John Gibb.
CHARLESTON - When emergency situations arise, every second counts and time is of the essence.