WV Medical Group Opens Membership to Physician Assistants

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In a move to help physicians and physician assistants work together both inside and outside the hospital, the West Virginia State Medical Association is adding PA’s to its membership lineup.

Trucking Association’s Solution to Driver Crunch: A New Job Board

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The West Virginia Trucking Association, seeing a shift in the industry’s demographics, is working on creating a new website dedicated to introducing fresh blood to the field. “West Virginia’s truck drivers and other industry professionals keep our economy moving.

How Does Nick Saban Do It?

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I particularly enjoyed the description of his upbringing in West Virginia, helping his parents run Saban’s Service Station and Dairy Queen, right in front of the family home, open from 6 a.m. Fortune magazine.

Making Introductions: Landmen Group Launches “Meet Us” Campaign

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The group focused its efforts on markets near major shale plays like Marcellus (New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia), New Albany (Illinois, Indiana, and Kentucky), and Haynesville-Bossier (Arkansas, Louisiana, and Texas), among others.

State Troopers Held a Beauty Contest for Their Cruisers

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West Virginia State Police. To help instill camaraderie among state troopers throughout the country, as well as generate a little publicity, the American Association of State Troopers launched a social media campaign calling on people to vote for the “Best Looking Cruiser.”.

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Secretaries of State Association Reaffirms Integrity of Electoral Process

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Meanwhile, West Virginia Secretary of State Natalie Tennant pointed to her state’s infrastructure of electoral workers. “I

Physical Therapy Group Encourages Patients to Swap Painkillers for PT

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It’s also relying on its state chapters to spread the word, especially in states the CDC has identified as having high rates of opioid overdose deaths or high rates of prescriptions, including Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Tennessee, and West Virginia.

The Story Behind California’s Mandatory Vaccination Law

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With Senate Bill 277 (SB 277), California joins Mississippi and West Virginia in barring nonmedical exemptions for childhood vaccinations. A newly signed law in California says parents cannot turn down a vaccination for their children for religious reasons or personal beliefs.

Groups Warn of Effects of Potential Census Budget Shortfall

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“It’s very easy to open a new business in New York City, but putting it in some small town in West Virginia is much more difficult,” Fienberg said. Will there be enough funding for the next U.S. Census?

Conference of the Bears

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After their site selection process, appropriately enough Beartown, West Virginia was chosen.

Franchise Group Wants Labor Board to Explain “Joint Employer” Ruling

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In a West Virginia University law school classroom last month, he noted that an NLRB complaint naming McDonald’s as a “joint employer” could pose “a problem legally.”

The Nonprofits That Caught Volkswagen Red-Handed

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Revelations of corporate dishonesty have shaken the auto giant this month. Those revelations emerged thanks to the work of two environmental advocacy groups.

Medical Groups Look to Change Rhetoric on Gun Control

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NRA sponsored similar legislation in Alabama, Minnesota, North Carolina, Oklahoma, and West Virginia.) Like Congress, medical groups struggle to agree on how to tackle the issue of gun violence.

Hawaii’s Optics Problem: A Travel Hotspot Struggles With Meetings Business

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Instead, the group chose a more-landlocked venue: West Virginia. With state and federal conference spending facing public scrutiny, the Aloha State has struggled to sell itself as a cost-effective option for meetings. “It It is patently unfair,” its governor says.

Dog Days of Summer: 5 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Hot Dogs

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And other locales, such as West Virginia and Seattle , have their own takes on the handheld meal. The Sausage Slump It’s not all news to relish in the world of tubular meat.

New Fronts in Soda Wars Keep Beverage Association Busy

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ABA has argued that taxes have proved ineffective at stopping obesity in states where such taxes exist, including Alabama and West Virginia, which rank among the states with the highest obesity rates. From Newspapers to Associations With public policy debate heating up on the beverage front, the association that represents the industry is bringing in a heavy hitter to help out. The American Beverage Association’s new vice president of policy , William M.

111 Intriguing Chats for 2011

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While it is a geographically diverse list (throughout US and Canada [8] and one from England), a higher proportion come from the area where I live and work: Northern Virginia/Washington, DC. Individuals from North Carolina, New Hampshire, West Virginia, Oregon, and Idaho stand alone as delegates from these states. 8of12 - August Jackson; Sterling, Virginia; Competitive Intelligence and Strategy Professional, Tech Pundit and Bad Speller at Verizon.

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West Virginia. in Alexandria, Virginia. Membership Marketing Blog. Membership marketing – acquiring, engaging, upgrading, and renewing members – is the cornerstone for associations and relationship driven organizations.