09/24/2013 - The Journal
RANSON - University Healthcare officials recently announced that Jefferson Medical Center's laboratory has been awarded accreditation by the Accreditation Committee of the College of American pathologists (CAP), based on the results of a recent onsite inspection.
09/24/2013 - The Journal> By Edward Marshall.
MARTINSBURG - With West Virginia continuing to lead the nation in rising obesity rates and other health-related risk factors, Bethel Assembly of God in Martinsburg decided to offer the local community a chance to learn more about living a healthier lifestyle.
09/24/2013 - The Dominion Post
MORGANTOWN - The health care field now requires an increasing amount of business knowledge, which is why WVU’s College of Business and Economics and School of Public Health have partnered to create a dual degree program that will infuse business into the field of public health.
09/24/2013 - The Charleston Daily Mail. By Zack Harold.
CHARLESTON - The new head of the state Department of Health and Human Resources says a recent $380,000 audit of her agency was not comprehensive enough.
09/24/2013 - The Associated Press
HUNTINGTON - Federal and local officials are launching a new campaign to fight prescription drug abuse.
09/24/2013 - The Charleston Gazette
CHARLESTON - For thousands of uninsured West Virginians, October 1st marks the beginning of a new era. More than 130,000 uninsured, low-income West Virginians will become eligible for low-cost insurance through Medicaid. Another almost 100,000 West Virginians who make too much to qualify for Medicaid will be eligible for tax credits to make their premiums more affordable through the new Health Insurance Marketplace.
09/24/2013 - The Charleston Daily Mail. By Candace Nelson.
HUNTINGTON - Work is nearly finished on a new facility where professionals will combat the increasing rate of infants born addicted to drugs in the region.