OPB | March 16, 2015
MONDAY: A proposed bill in the Oregon legislature would allow terminally ill patients in Oregon to try drugs that are not yet FDA-approved.
OPB | March 09, 2015
MONDAY: Two bills in the Oregon legislature could require hospitals and clinics to post the costs of medical procedures.
OPB | March 03, 2015
TUESDAY: Suzanne Stevens, editor of the Portland Business Journal, joins us for our regular business news update.
OPB | March 03, 2015
TUESDAY: Lawmakers voted recently to dissolve Cover Oregon, but lawsuits over the state's failed health insurance exchange drag on.
OPB | Feb. 12, 2015
THURSDAY: The Center for Biological Diversity is suing the Environmental Protection Agency over the impacts of ocean acidity on shellfish.
OPB | Jan. 16, 2015
FRIDAY: We'll be live from PDX to talk about the restaurants and other vendors at the Portland airport, what's behind the #pdxcarpet phenomenon & more.
OPB | Jan. 15, 2015
THURSDAY: Naturopathic doctors are pushing for legislation that would allow them to be considered primary care physicians in Oregon.
OPB | Jan. 13, 2015
TUESDAY: We'll check in with reporters from our EarthFix team about some of the stories they're following.
OPB | Jan. 06, 2015
TUESDAY: This January, Oregon joined a small group of states where transgender people can get health care coverage for gender dysphoria.
OPB | Dec. 31, 2014
WEDNESDAY: In this special Think Out Loud, we review some of the biggest international, national and regional news stories of the year.
OPB | Dec. 18, 2014
THURSDAY: After a recent study said a carbon tax in Oregon could be economically and environmentally feasible, we'll discuss the political outlook for a carbon tax ahead of the 2015 legislative session.
OPB | Dec. 16, 2014
Diane Lund-Muzikant joins us for an update on health care premiums under the Affordable Care Act, following the Dec. 15 deadline to re-enroll for healthcare coverage.
OPB | Dec. 02, 2014
TUESDAY: Coordinated Care Organizations are using contraception data as one way to measure good health.
OPB | Nov. 26, 2014
WEDNESDAY: A new survey of 25 thousand Harvard Business School graduates, reveals gaping disparities between men and women's career expectations and outcomes.
OPB | Nov. 25, 2014
TUESDAY: We'll look at how the Affordable Care Act is changing services for seniors and people with disabilities in Oregon.
OPB | Nov. 20, 2014
THURSDAY: A new audit shows that Portland is not doing all it can to keep the credit card information of its residents secure.
OPB | Nov. 13, 2014
THURSDAY: Ride-sharing is coming to four cities in the Portland metro area, even though it's still prohibited within the city of Portland.
OPB | Nov. 12, 2014
WEDNESDAY: The U.S. and China announced an ambitious new commitment to reduce carbon emissions in the effort to curb climate change.
OPB | Nov. 10, 2014
MONDAY: Open enrollment begins November 15. That's when Oregonians who previously enrolled in a private plan using Cover Oregon must re-enroll via HealthCare.gov.