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Introducing the New West Virginia Health Jobs Website

Here at the West Virginia Rural Health Association we know how vital it is to keep and attract the best and brightest health professionals, at all stages of their career, to live and work in West Virginia. Toward that mission we are proud to announce the creation of...

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The Mesaros Symposium

West Virginia has one of the highest rates of diabetes in the US. Management of diabetes involves addressing multiple factors which impact control of diabetes, which includes improving nutrition, incorporating exercise into daily activity, and eliminating smoking....

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Script Your Future

The University of Charleston School of Pharmacy to Compete in Inter-Disciplinary Challenge to Improve Medication Adherence; Future pharmacists, nurses and physician assistants join national campaign to raise awareness about the urgency of medication adherence for...

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Rural Communities Opioid Response Program-Implementation

Successful RCORP-Implementation award recipients will receive up to $1 million for a three-year period of performance to enhance and expand substance use disorder (SUD), including opioid use disorder (OUD), service delivery in high-risk rural communities. Award...

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The Power of Music For Those Impacted by Alzheimer’s

  Music can serve as a helpful enrichment tool for people living with Alzheimer's disease. Studies have shown music may reduce agitation and improve behavioral issues that are common in the middle-stages of the disease. Music can also provide a way for people to...

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