05/03/2013 - The Associated Press
MAXWELTON - Seneca Health Services Inc. plans to build a $1 million inpatient psychiatric treatment facility in Greenbrier County that will serve patients from six counties.
05/03/2013 - The Charleston Gazette
CHARLESTON - Bravo for Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin, who boldly decided to provide health care for nearly 100,000 lower-income West Virginians by expanding Medicaid under President Obama's national health reform.
05/03/2013 - The Associated Press. By Lawrence Messina.
CHARLESTON - West Virginia will expand Medicaid under the federal health care overhaul through a plan announced Thursday by Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin, which would extend coverage to an estimated 91,500 uninsured low-income residents.
05/03/2013 - The Herald-Dispatch
HUNTINGTON - Let's hope the federal government learned a lesson from one of its first forays into setting up the necessary mechanisms for people to navigate the Affordable Care Act, the health care reform law passed by Congress and signed by President Barack Obama.
05/03/2013 - The State Journal. By Andrea Lannom.
CHARLESTON - West Virginia recently decided to expand Medicaid but of course, it didn't happen overnight.
05/03/2013 - The Intelligencer. By Joselyn King.
WHEELING - The expansion of the Medicaid in West Virginia announced Thursday by Gov. Earl Tomblin shouldn't affect day-to-day operations at free health care providers such as Wheeling Health Right, according to Executive Director Kathie Brown.
05/03/2013 - The Register-Herald
BECKLEY - A 46-year-old woman is lodged at Southern Regional Jail in lieu of $50,000 bond after she allegedly stabbed another woman during an altercation Wednesday at Beckley-Appalachian Regional Hospital.