12/05/2013 - The State Journal
POINT PLEASANT - Pleasant Valley Hospital has entered into a joint management services agreement with Cabell Huntington Hospital as a way of turning around problems with finances and recruiting specialists.
12/04/2013 - The Charleston Gazette. By Eric Eyre.
CHARLESTON - A member of a Kanawha County drug task force alleges that the group was "stacked" with supporters of legislation that would require a prescription for a common cold medication that's used to make illegal methamphetamine in clandestine labs.
12/04/2013 - The Associated Press
WASHINGTON, DC - Government subsidies to help Americans buy insurance under the health care overhaul may be vulnerable to fraud, a Treasury Department watchdog warned Tuesday in the latest indication that troubles are far from over for President Barack Obama's signature legislation.
12/04/2013 - The Intelligencer
WHEELING - Nearly 10,000 U.S. coal miners died of black lung disease between 1996 and 2005, according to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. Obviously, the federal law intended to safeguard miners from the dreaded disease is not working very well.
12/04/2013 - WV Metro News. By Chris Lawrence.
BLUEFIELD - Union nurses with hospitals owned by Community Health Systems say staffing shortages have endangered patient safety. The members of National Nurses United staged informational pickets or spoke to media members Tuesday in an attempt to draw attention to their concerns.
12/04/2013 - The Dominion Post
MORGANTOWN - The Foundation of Monongalia General Hospital is starting to feel the love this holiday season.
12/04/2013 - The Herald-Dispatch
HUNTINGTON - When it comes to smoking, there is not much good news in West Virginia and Kentucky.