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.

Months Before 2020 Census Gets Underway, State Nonprofits Boost Campaigns

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One such group, announced this week, is called the CountMeInWV Coalition, which is bringing together more than 25 West Virginia-based nonprofits in professional, service, and advocacy sectors. The decennial process of counting the U.S.

Why A State Construction Group Gave Legislators a Drug Test

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The West Virginia State Building and Construction Trades Council got more than two dozen state legislators to voluntarily take a drug test—all while making the point that the tests have been a major success for the contracting industry.

Medical Groups Boost Opioid Education Offerings

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I always say that the solutions that work here in Atlanta, Georgia, may not work best for folks in my home state of West Virginia,” Harris stated in the interview. “So

Hospital Association Uses Grant to Build Opioid-Fighting Tactics

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Kasich, working with West Virginia University President Gordon Gee, is launching a new group called Citizens for Effective Opioid Treatment, which will help direct any settlements related to opioid treatments to hospitals, rather than state or local governments.

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

Why Telemedicine Is Making Major Progress Nationally

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The states that scored an A on the report card were Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, Oklahoma, Texas, West Virginia, and Wisconsin. With HR departments starting to embrace the technology, telemedicine is on track to see massive growth in 2016.

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 Carver Guide Series on Effective Board Governance by John Carver and Miriam Mayhew Carver

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One board of education in West Virginia decided to read its governance style policy aloud at the beginning of every meeting! Back in 2007 I read Boards That Make a Difference , which lays out the Carver Model of Policy Governance in book form.

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.

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.

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?

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.

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.

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.

Conference of the Bears

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

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.

Do You Know the Chase Bank Routing Transit Number?

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West Virginia. Your bank’s routing number is significant because it is the key to knowing where to send and receive money. In fact, when banks ask for a “voided check,” they are usually looking for this number.

Credit Collection Services(Is This Something You Can Trust)

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I know of at least two other companies, one in Georgia, and another one in West Virginia. This is a debt collection agency that is based in Norwood, Massachusetts.

Membership Marketing Blog: Membership Marketing Response.

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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.