Oregonians began implementing changes to the healthcare system by setting up some of the first Coordinated Care Organizations (CCOs).
And we saw some new things happening on the individual level as well. Portland author Cheryl Strayed, for example, had a great year. She had not one, but two, books on the New York Times bestseller list: her memoir Wild and a collection of her “Dear Sugar” columns called Tiny Beautiful Things.
These are just a few highlights from 2012. We’ll look back at the year that was and ask: what’s coming next?
What will you remember about 2012? What are you hoping for from 2013?