10/03/2013 - The Charleston Daily Mail. By Zack Harold.
CHARLESTON - West Virginia's representatives on Capitol Hill want to assure constituents they never meant for the current government shutdown to occur.
10/03/2013 - The Associated Press
CHARLESTON - WorkForce West Virginia is asking federal workers furloughed by a partial government shutdown to hold off on filing for unemployment benefits.
10/03/2013 - Davis Health System
DAVIS - On Saturday, October 12, Davis Memorial Hospital (DMH) will host a Well Woman Screening providing a number of free and discounted preventative health tests geared just to women. In addition, another unique event for women who are pregnant or planning to get pregnant is scheduled for the same day at Women’s HealthCare. This event, called Baby Day, will be held from 1 until 3 pm.
10/02/2013 - The Exponent Telegram. By Erin Beck.
CLARKSBURG - Several options are out there for uninsured West Virginia residents who need help navigating health insurance enrollment as Obamacare rolls out.
10/02/2013 - The Herald-Dispatch
HUNTINGTON - The state agency responsible for ferreting out Medicaid fraud has improved its performance over the last several years, legislative auditors say, but it can still do a better job.
10/02/2013 - The Exponent Telegram
CHARLESTON - This October, the West Virginia Medical Institute (WVMI) supports National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a time to promote regular mammograms to increase early detection of breast cancer. It is also a time to educate people about how to reduce their risk, empower communities to join the fight and a time to celebrate breast cancer survivors.
10/02/2013 - The Associated Press
WASHINGTON, DC - Some 45,000 West Virginians have signed up for automatic enrollment in Medicaid in the past two weeks, and a state official says that's easing the pressure on the new online health insurance marketplace.