Metzger Now Seeing Patients

The Rural Health Clinic at Pocahontas Memorial Hospital is pleased to announce that Dr. Timothy Metzger, DO is now seeing patients. Dr. Metzger is Board Certified and attended Kansas City University of Health and Biosciences and graduated from the College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kansas City in 1999. Dr. Metzger lives with his family in […]

Deeds Graduates from Hospital Leadership Academy

The Hospital Leadership Academy Class of 2022, a program of the West Virginia Hospital Association, has announced the graduation of Michelle Deeds, RN, BSN and Director of Nursing and Clinical Services at Pocahontas Memorial Hospital.  The 2022 class consisted of 17 individuals from hospitals around the state. They met for four sessions over ten-months, with each […]


BUCKEYE, WV – The Rural Health Clinic at Pocahontas Memorial Hospital is excited to announce that Dr. Jennifer Beverage, DO has joined their medical staff.  Dr. Beverage has been a well-known and popular health care provider in both Pocahontas and Highland Counties since 2012.  She received her Doctorate of Osteopathy at the West Virginia School […]

Pocahontas Memorial Hospital Opening Public Pharmacy in Early Fall 2022

BUCKEYE, WEST VIRGINIA, APRIL 11, 2022 – Pocahontas Memorial Hospital Administration is excited to  announce that they will be opening a public retail pharmacy in early Fall 2022. The new pharmacy  will be located in the former Pocahontas Pharmacy Building on Duncan Road and will be called PMH  Pharmacy.  Renovations have already begun on the […]

Complete our Community Health Needs Assessment!

Every three years, Pocahontas Memorial Hospital is required to complete a Community Health Needs Assessment to be in compliance with federal law. This Needs Assessment guides our hospital’s fiscal budget planning and strategic plan for the coming years. Community input is gathered through in-person meetings, online survey, and interviews. Please give us your honest feedback […]

PMH Receives “Clean Audit”

Pocahontas Memorial Hospital administration and board of trustees received their year-end Annual Audit report from accounting firm Baker-Tilly of Charleston, WV on Monday, January 31, 2022. The audit officially closes the books on the fiscal year 2021, running from July 2020 to June 2021. “We received a good report – a ‘clean audit,’” Chief Executive […]


BUCKEYE, WV – The Rural Health Clinic at Pocahontas Memorial Hospital is proud to announce the recent addition of J. Copley, PA-C to their staff; as well as the return of Dr. Alan Thorne, DO. Both providers are now accepting new patients. J. or “Jay” Copley is from Richwood and a Glenville State College graduate. […]

Snowshoe Mountain Clinic Now in Its Second Winter Season

Pocahontas Memorial Hospital is excited to announce its second winter season in the Snowshoe community. The Snowshoe Mountain Clinic, located in the Shavers Center, is open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30am to 5pm for primary care. PMH is extremely grateful to continue this exciting new partnership with Snowshoe Mountain to provide healthcare for Snowshoe staff, […]

Pollard Retires After Twenty Years

This year’s Christmas was extra special for one of PMH’s employees as she retired on December 22, 2021 after many years of dedicated service. Ernestine “Ernie” Pollard first began working at PMH in 1985, leaving to work for Dr. Soriano, and returning to PMH for another twenty years. Ernie has overseen many advancements and innovations […]