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St. Joseph's Hospital Environmental Services Team

St. Joseph’s Hospital celebrates its environmental services team

BUCKHANNON, W.Va. - St. Joseph’s Hospital recognized its environmental services (EVS) team during the National Healthcare Environmental Services Week.  They held a...
The Jakob's Ferry Straggler, led by fiddle player and vocalist, Libby Eddy, will perform in Thyme Bistro in Weston on October 7 to benefit cancer patients.

Bluegrass concert part of SJMH Mon Health Pink Concert Series

Proceeds from a bluegrass concert in Weston on Monday, October 7, will benefit Mon Health Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital’s fund for local...
Blood Screening

St. Joseph’s Hospital to hold blood screenings with new Rotary club in October

BUCKHANNON, W.Va. - St. Joseph’s Hospital will hold the fall blood screening with proceeds benefiting the community via the newly forming Rotary...

St. Joseph’s Hospital announces certification of its cardiovascular rehabilitation program

Buckhannon, W.Va. -- St. Joseph’s Hospital is proud to announce the certification of its Cardiovascular Rehabilitation Program by the American Association of...
Eye Ophthalmology

St. Joseph’s Hospital to open Ophthalmology Clinic to provide care for those with cataracts

BUCKHANNON, W.Va. -- St. Joseph’s Hospital will be opening an Ophthalmology Clinic to provide care for those with cataracts. 
First Place: Edward Jones with players Kent Bailey and Robin Bailey and Encova Mutual Insurance with players John France and David Walker

St. Joseph’s Hospital Foundation’s annual golf tournament raises $17k for nursery

BUCKHANNON, W.Va. -- St. Joseph’s Hospital’s Foundation recently held their 21st Annual Golf Tournament at the Raven Golf Club at Snowshoe Resort....
In collaboration with the West Virginia Bureau for Medical Services, Steve Davis—an associate professor in the WVU School of Public Health—and his colleagues are launching a pilot program that uses telehealth to prevent hospital readmissions and ER visits in West Virginians recently discharged from long-term care. Participants will transmit their glucose levels, blood pressure and other metrics to a team of nurses, who can address incipient problems before they become serious.

WVU researchers use telehealth to head off hospitalizations and ER visits

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, rural Americans are more likely than their urban counterparts to die prematurely from...
Suzanne Weise (left) and Patrick McGinley (right)

WVU College of Law professors fought to disclose opioid pill data

Two professors at West Virginia University College of Law helped to secure the recent release of data that is shedding light on...
The SJMH Pulmonary Rehab Employees. First row, left to right – Peggy Burkhammer, Kristi Gannon, medical director Frank Scattaregia, George Butcher, Susan Carpenter, Cassandra Hinzman, and Tiffany Lowther. Not pictured is Marion Bennett.

SJMH Pulmonary Rehab Dept. gains national accreditation

 The Staff of the Pulmonary Rehab Department at Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital (SJMH) in Weston was recently awarded accreditation by the American...
Pictured left to right: Becky Kniley, WVU Extension Agent, Pati Espinosa, Green Acres Farm, and CCWV staff members, Nicole Warren, Kelsey Burgess, Sean Barnett, PA-C, Trevor Haddix, Joshua Dunn, PharmD, Nathaniel Linger, MD, Lisa Fidler, and Jenna Ward, PA-C.

FARMacy program launches in Rock Cave

BUCKHANNON, W.Va. —Community Care of West Virginia (CCWV) recently launched the FARMacy Program at their Rock Cave location....

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