11/21/2013 - The Charleston Daily Mail
CHARLESTON - Mental health experts evaluated Austin "Gus" Deeds, 24, of Millboro, Va., and released him from emergency custody because there were no psychiatric beds available at Bath Community Hospital, or anywhere in the wide area of western Virginia.
11/21/2013 - The New York Times. By Ann Carrins
WASHINGTON, DC - The troubled rollout of the federal health insurance marketplace this fall has given the word “health exchange” a bad name. Nonetheless, some companies are choosing to offer their employees health benefits via private exchanges — online insurance marketplaces that are separate from the federal system.
11/20/2013 - The Associated Press
CHARLESTON - West Virginia's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained at 6.2 percent in September and October.
11/20/2013 - The Charleston Gazette. By Lori Kersey.
CHARLESTON - A longtime Charleston physician will resign to become an administrator at a Florida hospital.
11/20/2013 - The Charleston Gazette
CHARLESTON - The recent public announcement of Amy Robach that she has just been diagnosed with breast cancer and scheduled a bilateral mastectomy is yet one more example of how vulnerable women are to breast cancer.
11/20/2013 - The Bluefield Daily Telegraph
BLUEFIELD - The loyal defenders of President Barack Obama and the Affordable Care Act (ACA) keep pointing to Social Security and Medicare as examples of successful government programs whenever someone points out that government doesn’t do anything very well.
11/20/2013 - The Exponent Telegram. By Erin Beck.
CLARKSBURG - Local and statewide EMS officials are worried that changes at the Department of Health and Human Resources will decrease their revenue, and in turn, reduce emergency services available to West Virginians.