Monday Jul 28
Reused Syringes Lead To Clinic Suspension
A West Virginia board has suspended the license of the operator of a pain management clinic where investigators found syringes were being reused.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Valley Pain Management Clinic Allegations Clarified
Last week started out with warnings of a potential threat to the public's health, and ended with clarification about what allegedly happened at Dr. Roland Chalifoux's Valley Pain Management Clinic in McMechen - as well as the suspension of his West Virginia medical license.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
West Virginia Metro
Doctor's license suspended over dirty syringes
The state Board of Osteopathic Medicine unanimously approved a summary suspension of Roland Chalifoux's license after the Marshall County neurosurgeon was accused of reusing syringes on multiple patients.
W.Va. clinic operator faces disciplinary hearing
A board will conduct a disciplinary hearing for the operator of a West Virginia pain management clinic where an investigation found syringes were being reused.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Texas Revoked Pain Doc's License
Dr. Roland Chalifoux - the physician accused of reusing needles at his Valley Pain Management clinic in McMechen - had his Texas medical license revoked June 17, 2004, after one of his neurosurgical patients died.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
The Miami Herald
Meningitis diagnosis prompted W.Va. clinic probe
A health official says an investigation that found syringes were being reused at a West Virginia pain management clinic was triggered by patient who developed bacterial meningitis.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Big News Network.com
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McMechen pain clinic under investigation, patients warned
Officials with the DHHR are urging patients who had an injection procedure at Valley Pain Management in McMechen to get tested for hepatitis B, hepatitis C and human immunodeficiency virus .
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Guard Accused of Molesting Inmate
West Virginia Division of Corrections Officer Krisinda Renne McMahon has been arrested for having sexual contact with a female juvenile inmate at the Lincoln Detention Center in Wheeling.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
VFD Receives Federal Grant
Help is on the way for one of Marshall County's 15 volunteer fire departments, as $116,375 worth of federal money is on the way to McMechen via the Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
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