08/23/2013 - The Charleston Gazette. By Ken Ward, Jr.
CHARLESTON - Federal regulators are asking the White House to give final approval to new rules aimed at ending deadly black lung disease among the nation's coal miners.
08/23/2013 - The Charleston Daily Mail
WASHINGTON, DC - Here is the most interesting fact about the economy that you've never heard: Without health spending, the rest of the economy is barely producing more than it did in late 2007, just before the start of the Great Recession.
08/23/2013 - WV Metro News
WASHINGTON, DC - The mantra by President Obama during his campaign for passage of the Affordable Health Care Act was that nothing would change for Americans who were happy with their insurance.
08/23/2013 - The State Journal. By Andrea Lannom.
CHARLESTON - "Rattle, rattle, thump." And just like that, liquid medication and pills shaken together with powder and water in a sealed container turns into a sludge that is safe to throw away in the trash.
08/23/2013 - The Charleston Daily Mail. By Zack Harold.
CHARLESTON - Both of the groups charged with hiring "navigators" for West Virginia's health care marketplace will require employees to get background checks and fingerprints before they can begin signing up residents for health insurance.
08/23/2013 - The Charleston Gazette. By Lori Kersey.
CHARLESTON - Pending federal approval, children of West Virginia public employees will be eligible for health insurance coverage through the state's Children's Health Insurance Program, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin announced Thursday.
08/22/2013 - The Charleston Daily Mail. By Candace Nelson.
CHARLESTON - A local hospital has recently graduated its largest class yet of young volunteers eager to get some real-world experience alongside doctors and nurses.