WVU Medicine Cabinet News Stories

WVU Healthcare hosting open interview sessions for 300 jobs

Are you looking for a job that will be a challenge? Do you want to make a difference. Open interview sessions for approximately 300 positions at WVU Healthcare will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. tomorrow (Aug. 13) at the WVU Erickson Alumni Center. [...]

WVU Healthcare clinic eyes vets for training

As United States military personnel return to civilian life after their years of service to their country are completed, jobs can sometimes be hard to find. Veterans often have highly specialized skills, and employment offerings can be scarce, especially in rural areas. With a goal of providing on-the-job training and employment for a few good men and women, a new program at the WVU Eye Institute is seeking its first two vets to shape into ophthalmic testing assistants [...]

WVU Urgent Care Evansdale clinic opens Friday

Summertime bumps and scrapes are all too common, and 85 degree days see their share of swimmer’s ear and sinus infections. WVU Urgent Care's second Morgantown location opens at 8 a.m. tomorrow (Aug. 1) ready to take care of those unwelcome summer surprises. [...]

Bonnie’s Bus to offer mammograms in Newburg, Aurora, Belington, Fairmont, and Clarksburg

Bonnie’s Bus, a digital mammography center on wheels, will visit Preston, Barbour, Marion, and Harrison counties in August, offering digital mammograms and breast care education to women. [...]

Ashley Hahn Calvery to sign copies of her book at Friends Gift Shop

Ashley Hahn Calvery will hold a signing of her book “My Mom The Miracle: 1 Woman, 2 Cancers, 3 Years, 4-Ever Grateful” from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday (July 30) at the Friends Gift Shop at Ruby Memorial Hospital. [...]

Anne B. Ness named manager of oncology clinical services for WVU Clinical Trials Research Unit

Anne B. Ness, R.N., M.S.N., has been named manager of oncology clinical services at the West Virginia University Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center (MBRCC) Clinical Trials Research Unit (CTRU). [...]

Stroke awareness education helps save patient’s life

When WVU Healthcare Stroke Coordinator Martha Power, C-F.N.P., saw the next patient in the Ruby Memorial Hospital Emergency Department (ED), she said, “I know you.” It was Christine Tall, an 87-year-old resident of the Village at Heritage Point. Tall and Power had met a few weeks earlier at Heritage Point when Power gave a stroke awareness talk. Tall approached Power afterwards to discuss some of her risk factors for stroke – high blood pressure and high cholesterol. Now, Tall was in the ED experiencing stroke symptoms. [...]

WVU Healthcare Leadership Scholarship winners announced

Three local high school graduates are the recipients of the 2014 WVU Healthcare Leadership Scholarship. Each award winner earned a one-time $1,000 scholarship for use at any college or university. This annual program is open to children of current, non-faculty employees at WVU Healthcare’s Ruby Memorial Hospital, Physician Office Center, and various outpatient clinics. [...]

WVU Children’s Hospital, Chestnut Mountain Ranch to benefit from golf scramble

The Seventh Annual Don Nehlen Classic to benefit WVU Children’s Hospital and Chestnut Mountain Ranch will be held on Monday, August 4 at the Mystic Rock golf course at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort in Farmington, Pa. [...]