Mike Folio

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DHHR leaders say they’ll change staff vetting after multiple contract employees arrested

BY: - November 17, 2023

Leaders with the state health department said they’ll “conduct an internal review” and change their staff vetting process at William R. Sharpe, Jr., Hospital, which serves patients with disabilities, some of whom are nonverbal.  The announcement in a press release came hours after West Virginia Watch published a story revealing that multiple Sharpe staff members […]

Women at Sharpe complained about employee before he was charged with patient sex crimes

BY: - October 10, 2023

Women employed by a state-run psychiatric hospital filed multiple complaints, beginning late last year, about their male coworker before it came to light he had a sexual relationship with a patient.  Keefe Kiser was terminated from William R. Sharpe, Jr. Hospital on April 7 after multiple coworkers made complaints about his behavior that same day, […]