Welcome to WVHA.org

NewsScan

A Daily Summary of Healthcare and Business News

01/21/2019 - Modern Healthcare by: Susannah Luthi
WASHINGTON, DC - The CMS' Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation Friday announced a new model to try to shrink skyrocketing Medicare Part D drug spending.

A subscription may be necessary to view this article.
01/21/2019 - Kaiser Health News by: Victoria Knight
WASHINGTON, DC - Researchers sketched a vivid line Friday linking the dollars spent by drugmakers to woo doctors around the country to a vast opioid epidemic that has led to tens of thousands of deaths.

A subscription may be necessary to view this article.
01/21/2019 - The Hill by: Nathaniel Weixel and Jessie Hellmann
WASHINGTON, DC - Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) is giving Republicans an early test on their commitment to lowering drug prices.

A subscription may be necessary to view this article.
01/21/2019 - Charleston Gazette-Mail by: Taylor Stuck
CHARLESTON ,WV - Currently in West Virginia, a person convicted of mass murder can receive food assistance from the state if he or she is released from prison, but a felony drug conviction comes with a lifetime ban.

A subscription may be necessary to view this article.
01/21/2019 - Charleston Gazette-Mail by: Caity Coyne
BLUEFIELD, WV - For the first time, West Virginia lawmakers have control over the state’s Supreme Court budget, which will likely be millions of dollars less than it was the previous year.

A subscription may be necessary to view this article.
01/21/2019 - The Register-Herald by: Erin Beck
CHARLESTON ,WV - West Virginia may join Vermont in putting pressure on the federal government to take action to reduce prescription drug prices.

A subscription may be necessary to view this article.
01/21/2019 - The Dominion Post by: David Beard
CHARLESTON ,WV - A House bill introduced last week proposes to divert the $15 million “pop tax” devoted annually to WVU Health Sciences for medical education from WVU to the Public Employees Insurance Agency.

A subscription may be necessary to view this article.
Displaying results 1-7 (of 2902)
 |<  < 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10  >  >|