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10/24/2013 - The Charleston Gazette. By Caitlin Cook.
CHARLESTON - Community members will have a chance to leave a lasting mark on Charleston Area Medical Center's David Lee Cancer Center in Kanawha City.
10/24/2013 - The Charleston Gazette. By Eric Eyre.
CHARLESTON - The main contractor behind the problem-plagued federal health insurance exchange website is the same Canadian company that has a $110 million contract to design a computer system that will manage all West Virginia state government accounts.
10/24/2013 - The Charleston Gazette. By David Gutman.
CHARLESTON - Sen. Joe Manchin is working on a bill that would delay the penalty for not having health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, his spokesman said Wednesday.
10/24/2013 - The Charleston Gazette
CHARLESTON - A new program at the University of Charleston will allow registered nurses to receive their bachelor of science in nursing degrees entirely online.
10/24/2013 - The Washington Post
WASHINGTON, DC - The Obama administration said Wednesday night that it would give Americans who buy health insurance through new online marketplaces an extra six weeks to obtain coverage before they risk a penalty.
10/24/2013 - The Charleston Daily Mail. By Andrea Lannom.
CHARLESTON - Charleston Area Medical Center exceeded the target in several quality of care areas, according to a scorecard presented in Wednesday's Board of Trustees meeting.
10/24/2013 - The Associated Press
WASHINGTON, DC - The principal contractors responsible for the federal government’s trouble-plagued health insurance website say the Obama administration shares responsibility for the snags that have crippled the system.