Ohio cancer hospital will serve more patients from WV
As many as 900 cancer patients from West Virginia already receive their medical treatment in Columbus each year at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center. And with the facility opening its new James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute building this week that number is expected to increase.
Liability costs for WV nursing homes among US highest
West Virginia ranks second in the nation in costs associated with lawsuits against long-term care facilities. Only in Kentucky do nursing homes pay more per occupied bed to defend themselves against lawsuits related to patient care and settle claims.
Philanthropy West Virginia hosting inaugural policy institute
By Caitlin Cook Philanthropy West Virginia hopes to better connect non-profits and policy makers with its inaugural policy institute on Dec. 5 at the West Virginia State Capitol. The event welcomes leaders of nonprofits, private businesses, corporations, and community foundations to develop an efficient and ethical approach to public policy advocation and government relation skills. "We want to ...
Orophil Shipping-VMA basketball tilt set in January
THE top four local collegiate teams and five other schools in the province have signified to join the 1st Orophil Shipping/VMA Global College Basketball Cup Open set to open second week of January next year at VMA GC gym in...
The Coalition of State Bioscience Institutes Endorses Updated and Improved Science Standards
The Coalition of State Bioscience Institutes' education and executive committees and 34 CSBI and CSBA members listed below today announced their endorsement of updated and improved science standards such as those embodied by the Next Generation Science Standards , a set of K-12 benchmarks that identify science and engineering practices and content that all K?12 students should master in order to ...
Ex-Casselberry police chief named one of the worst bosses of 2014
eBossWatch has named former Casselberry Police Chief Bill McNeil -- who resigned after sexual misconduct allegations began to surface -- one of the worst bosses in America for 2014.
US Congress passes bipartisan bill to confront rising risks of cyberattack
Sponsored by Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee Chairman John D. Rockefeller IV (D-WV) and Ranking Member John Thune (R-SD)...
ORISE is accepting applications for the 2015 Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Program
ORISE is currently accepting applications for the 2015 Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Program , which is a 10-week summer program for students pursuing degrees in science, technology, engineering and math.
U.S. Congress Passes Bipartisan Bill To Confront Rising Risks Of Cyberattack
The United States Congress earlier this week took an important step forward to better protect America from the increasing risks of industrial cyberattack when it approved The Cybersecurity Enhancement Act of 2014.
Bulletin Board: Dec. 3, 2014
Historic homes tour The 22nd annual St. Albans Christmas Historic Homes Tour will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the St. Albans Historical Society Museum, 404 Fourth Ave. Historical society open house The St. Albans Historical Society at 404 Fourth Ave, adjacent to the Depot, will be open from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday for viewing of their historical pictures and displays. Climate meeting ...