11/20/2013 - WV Metro News
CHARLESTON - State lawmakers will continue the discussion today on the medical marijuana issue in a meeting scheduled to begin at noon at the state capitol.
11/19/2013 - The Dominion Post. By Ben Conley.
MORGANTOWN - The West Virginia Health Care Authority set a deadline of Dec. 16 to render a decision that would potentially bring Preston Memorial Hospital (PMH) under the authority of Monongalia Health System (MHS).
11/19/2013 - The State Journal. By James E. Casto.
HUNTINGTON - The "play or pay" employer mandate of the federal Affordable Care Act has been delayed until 2015, but is by no means dead.
11/19/2013 - The State Journal. By Mandi Cardosi.
CHARLESTON - Representing 30 to 40 ambulance squads across the state, statewide emergency service providers showed up for a rally at the State Capitol building Monday afternoon.
11/19/2013 - The Exponent Telegram. By Ashlie Walter.
CLARKSBURG - The Louis A. Johnson VA Medical Center has found small amounts of bacteria in its water system, according to officials.
11/19/2013 - The Associated Press
WASHINGTON, DC - Sen. Jay Rockefeller, D-W.Va., chairman of the Health Care Subcommittee of the Senate Finance Committee, and Senator Angus King (I-ME), are asking more than 65 physician, provider, and hospital groups for their support of the Medicare Drug Savings Act which provides a path to permanently fix the Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR).
11/19/2013 - The Charleston Daily Mail. By Zack Harold.
CHARLESTON - A new poll finds the majority of West Virginia voters oppose requiring a prescription for medicines containing pseudoephedrine but support banning criminals from buying the meth-making ingredient.