09/20/2013 - The State Journal
CHARLESTON - West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources Cabinet Secretary Karen L. Bowling announced Sept. 19 she appointed Dr. Letitia E. Tierney as Commissioner of the Bureau for Public Health and State Health Officer.
09/20/2013 - The Charleston Daily Mail. By Candace Nelson.
CHARLESTON - Flu season can claim nearly 50,000 lives across the country. Several hundred thousand more get admitted to the hospital during a typical flu season.
09/19/2013 - The Herald-Dispatch
HUNTINGTON - Not surprisingly, West Virginia and Kentucky have fared poorly in a new health study released this week, this one focused on how well low-income people are served.
09/19/2013 - Bloomberg News
NEW YORK - Walgreen Co., the biggest U.S. drugstore chain, will move its workers into a private health insurance exchange to buy company-subsidized coverage, the latest sign of how the debate over Obamacare is accelerating a historic shift in corporate health-care coverage.
09/19/2013 - The Charleston Daily Mail
CHARLESTON - As we observe National Information Technology week in West Virginia, let's take pride in the ongoing efforts to transition from paper medical records to electronic ones.
09/19/2013 - WV Metro News
CHARLESTON - President Obama got an incredible stroke of luck when Russian President Vladimir Putin bailed him out on Syria, promising to secure Bashar Assad’s chemical weapons. Putin’s haughty, lecturing letter to America in the New York Times also jangled some jingoistic spirits here causing even some Obama detractors to make sure we rooted for our side.
09/19/2013 - The Charleston Gazette. By Eric Eyre.
CHARLESTON - Electronic drug-tracking systems like the one West Virginia adopted at the start of the year don't stop methamphetamine production or use, a former drug policy adviser in the George W. Bush and Obama administrations said Wednesday.