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Treasurer brings WVU Medicine Wheeling Hospital $84,953 in unclaimed property funds

By The Times Leader  
   June 07, 2023

WVU Medicine Wheeling Hospital received a nearly $85,000 windfall Tuesday that officials hadn’t realized was due them.

West Virginia Treasurer Riley Moore came to Wheeling to personally deliver a check for $84,953 to the hospital from the state’s unclaimed property fund. He explained funds that are determined to be “dormant” — such as unclaimed checks, inheritances or insurance settlements — find their way to his office and the unclaimed property fund.

The money to Wheeling Hospital was largely from an insurance settlement and uncashed vendor reimbursement checks, Moore said.

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