12/06/2013 - The Charleston Gazette
CHARLESTON - With Medicaid expanding to cover those who make up to about $15,000 a year, West Virginia could save millions of dollars over the next few years by using Medicaid funds for treating eligible inmates, a health policy analyst said.
12/06/2013 - The Daily Athenaeum
MORGANTOWN - The West Virginia University Children’s Hospital is celebrating its 12th annual Cards of Hope charity project. This heartwarming event allows Morgantown residents and people around the country to contribute to finding a cure for cancer while providing holiday cheer.
12/06/2013 - St. Joseph's Hospital of Buckhannon News
BUCKHANNON - St. Joseph’s Hospital is now offering assistance to those needing help signing up for insurance in the Health Insurance Marketplace. Qualified staff have been trained as Certified Application Counselors and are available to help you navigate the health insurance marketplace to find the most affordable coverage to meet your needs.
12/06/2013 - The State Journal
MORGANTOWN - Mon General Hospital recently received accreditation as a Comprehensive Community Cancer Program by the prestigious American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer. This designation, along with the construction of a new radiation therapy center, will complete our efforts to provide a fully comprehensive cancer care program for north-central West Virginia. Mon General underwent an evaluation process in order to receive the three-year designation, which was awarded with a gold-level commendation.
12/06/2013 - WV MetroNews
MORGANTOWN - It’s increasingly likely that West Virginia state government will have to reduce spending the rest of this fiscal year and also next year.
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.
12/05/2013 - The Exponent Telegram
CLARKSBURG - Many health officials believe the prevalence of tobacco education has led to a decrease in rates of tobacco use among high school students.