Stories tagged: "Virginia Healthcare"

Southwestern Virginians will benefit from the partnership
Health and Law Partnership Works to Help Southwest Virginia

BLACKSBURG - Good health doesn't just come from having access to healthcare.

State Faces Medical Challenges
Time to Change? Virginia House Examines a 70-Year-Old Funding Formula

RICHMOND – Health departments in Virginia still operate under the same funding formula first proposed about 70 years ago.

COVID-19 Leads to Visitor Lockdown in Charlottesville
Charlottesville Hospital Bans Visitors as Region’s COVID-19 Cases Spike

CHARLOTTESVILLE – As of today, patients can't have visitors at University of Virginia (UVA) Health.

(AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)
Northam Plans to Speed Up Vaccine Distribution

RICHMOND – Gov. Ralph Northam assured Virginians in his Wednesday press conference that there’s a path out of the pandemic.

Why Won't Virginia Businesses All Pay for Sick Leave?
Pandemic Slowed Push for Paid Sick Leave in Virginia

RICHMOND- With COVID-19 cases on the rise, it's more important than ever that people stay home from work.

Decked from top to bottom, Noel Acres welcomes the Christmas season. Contributed photo.
Healthcare Officials Ask Virginia Residents to ‘Keep Your Lights On’ in Tribute

RICHMOND – Unfortunately, as we said goodbye to 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic didn’t leave as well.

The vaccine became available to school teachers earlier this week.
Where’s the Nurse? Bill Would Change How Virginia Schools Provide Healthcare

RICHMOND – We're at a point where kids get a major bit of their healthcare from school nurses.