09/20/2013 - The State Journal. By Cynthia McCloud.
CLARKSBURG - Renovation of the former United Hospital Center is ahead of schedule. Highland Clarksburg Hospital expects to open Phase 2 to forensics patients in December, a month earlier than anticipated.
09/20/2013 - The Charleston Gazette. By Lori Kersey.
CHARLESTON - The Putnam County Health Department will spend 40 percent less money than last year, now that it's contracted with the Kanawha-Charleston Health Department for clinical services, health officials said Thursday.
09/20/2013 - The Associated Press
CHARLESTON - More than $310,000 in federal funding has been approved for a West Virginia program to prevent oral diseases.
09/20/2013 - McClatchy Washington Bureau. By Sarah Sexton
WASHINGTON, DC - A House of Representatives committee on Thursday sharply criticized what it described as a lack of cooperation and transparency by the Department of Veterans Affairs that has made it difficult for Congress to adequately investigate delays and deaths at VA hospitals.
09/20/2013 - The State Journal
CHARLESTON - West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources Cabinet Secretary Karen L. Bowling announced Sept. 19 she appointed Dr. Letitia E. Tierney as Commissioner of the Bureau for Public Health and State Health Officer.
09/19/2013 - The Exponent Telegram
BRIDGEPORT - United Hospital Center’s Cecil B. Highland Jr. and Barbara B. Highland Cancer Center will offer a Women’s Cancer Screening from 1-4 p.m. Oct. 18.
09/19/2013 - The Associated Press
WASHINGTON, DC - The GOP-controlled House is cruising toward a vote to gut President Barack Obama's health care plan as part of a temporary funding bill to prevent a partial government shutdown on Oct. 1.