The West Virginia Public Employees Insurance Agency has approved more than $50 million in 2017-18 health insurance plan benefits cuts for state and public school employees, many non-state public employees, and retirees.
Officials say Mount Carmel Health System is the first major health system to integrate its electronic health records with Ohio's prescription monitoring program, which is intended to help reduce prescription drug abuse.
As the current session of Congress winds down, West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin and others are pushing to pass legislation protecting the health-care and pension benefits for thousands of retired coal miners and their families.
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