WVU Medicine Cabinet News Stories

Beckley radiothon to benefit WVU Children’s Hospital

The Inaugural WTNJ Cares for Kids Radiothon benefiting West Virginia University Children’s Hospital will hit the airwaves live on Tuesday, March 31. [...]

Bonnie’s Bus to offer mammograms in Ranson and Augusta

Bonnie’s Bus, a digital mammography center on wheels, will visit Jefferson and Hampshire counties in April, offering digital mammograms and breast care education to women. [...]

WVU Healthcare hosting two weight loss surgery information sessions in April

The WVU Healthcare Bariatrics: Comprehensive Surgical Weight Loss Program is holding two free information sessions for interested individuals at 6 p.m. on April 7 and 23 at the WVU Erickson Alumni Center. Candidates for weight loss surgery should be at least 100 pounds overweight and committed to a healthy lifestyle. [...]

Bonnie’s Bus to offer mammograms in West Milford, Rock Cave, and Bruceton Mills

Bonnie’s Bus, a digital mammography center on wheels, will visit Harrison, Upshur, and Preston counties in April, offering digital mammograms and breast care education to women. A service of WVU Healthcare and the Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center, Bonnie’s Bus will be at: • West Milford Health Center from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on April 2. For an appointment, call 304-745-4568. • Tri-County Health Clinic in Rock Cave from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on April 7 and April 8. For an appointment, call 304-924-6262. • Bruceton Mills United Methodist Church from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. on April 25. For an appointment, call 304-864-0884. [...]

Bonnie’s Bus to offer mammograms in Martinsburg

Bonnie’s Bus, a digital mammography center on wheels, will visit Berkeley County this month offering digital mammograms and breast care education to women. A service of WVU Healthcare and the Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center, Bonnie’s Bus will be at H&R Block in Old Courthouse Square in Martinsburg from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. on March 30 and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on March 31. For an appointment, call 304-997-1361. [...]

WVUHS names Martich as chief medical officer

G. Daniel Martich, M.D., has been named chief medical officer of the West Virginia United Health System, the state’s largest hospital and healthcare organization. His role will be to coordinate efforts across the system to improve healthcare quality – both in hospitals and in physician offices. [...]

Bonnie’s Bus to offer mammograms in Fairmont and Reedsville

Bonnie’s Bus, a digital mammography center on wheels, will visit Marion and Preston counties offering digital mammograms and breast care education to women. Visits to Fairmont and Reedsville are scheduled for late March. [...]

Dairy Queen Free Cone Day to benefit Children’s Miracle Network, WVU Children’s Hospital

What better way is there to celebrate warmer temperatures and welcome spring than with a free ice cream cone? In honor of its 75th anniversary, Dairy Queen is hosting Free Cone Day on Monday, March 16, and collecting donations for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals (CMNH). [...]