09/25/2013 - The Charleston Daily Mail. By Matt Murphy.
CHARLESTON - Carrying with her over 30 years of experience working with older adults, Paulette Justice hopes to improve how Kanawha Valley Senior Services meets the needs of local seniors as the organization's new executive director.
09/25/2013 - WV Metro News. By Travis Brinks.
CHARLESTON - The director of the Kanawha-Charleston Health Department said West Virginia lawmakers must devote more attention to local health departments.
09/25/2013 - The Washington Post. By Jordan Rau.
WASHINGTON, DC - Every hospital in the District and five in the Virginia suburbs will be penalized in the second round of Medicare’s campaign to reduce the number of patients readmitted to hospitals within a month, according to federal records.
09/24/2013 - The Times West Virginian. By Kaylyn Christopher
FAIRMONT - Robert C. Marquardt, president and chief executive officer of Fairmont General Hospital, has resigned from his position.
09/24/2013 - The Journal
RANSON - University Healthcare officials recently announced that Jefferson Medical Center's laboratory has been awarded accreditation by the Accreditation Committee of the College of American pathologists (CAP), based on the results of a recent onsite inspection.
09/24/2013 - The Journal> By Edward Marshall.
MARTINSBURG - With West Virginia continuing to lead the nation in rising obesity rates and other health-related risk factors, Bethel Assembly of God in Martinsburg decided to offer the local community a chance to learn more about living a healthier lifestyle.
09/24/2013 - The Dominion Post
MORGANTOWN - The health care field now requires an increasing amount of business knowledge, which is why WVU’s College of Business and Economics and School of Public Health have partnered to create a dual degree program that will infuse business into the field of public health.