Judgment reversed without costs and judgment directed to be entered in favor of defendant dismissing the action.
This is an appeal by the defendant Medical West Building Corporation from a decree entered in two actions which were consolidated and tried as one in the Circuit Court. Both actions were brought by tenants of a building known as the Medical West Building, which was owned and operated by the corporate defendant. The actions […]
ORGANIZATIONAL INFORMATION The organization referred to in this report is a for-profit hospital that is part of a large for-profit healthcare chain. The hospital was originally founded by a Catholic bishop who engaged a religious congregation of women to operate the hospital. The hospital operated for 82 years as a Catholic not-for-profit facility until 1995, […]
Each year the West Virginia State Medical Association (WVSMA) shares with the Legislature and the Administration our legislative policies. These policies are designed to be an educational tool for legislators and for our members to use when talking with lawmakers about policy concerns. These policies are developed over months of discussion by the WVSMA Legislative […]
Background & objectives: Pigmentation and keratosis are the prerequisites to diagnose arsenicosis. However, many systemic manifestations occur in association with pigmentation and keratosis in people exposed to chronic drinking of arsenic contaminated water. The present study aim to find out whether systemic manifestations occur in significant number of cases in arsenic exposed people in the […]
Public Health is about people and how they live. When public health is at its best, people aren’t aware of it. The Institute of Medicine (IOM) defines public health as “the efforts, science, art, and approaches used by all sectors of society to assure, maintain, protect, promote, and improve the health of the people.” (1) […]