Tagged: Care

Northwest Clinicians Will Share Notes With Patients Online

OPB | April 15, 2014 12:20 p.m.

TUESDAY: A group of nine medical care providers is the first to regionally adopt an online medical information portal.

Washington Hospital Association Sues State Over New Rules

OPB | Feb. 17, 2014 12:30 p.m.

MONDAY: The Washington State Hospital Association says new rules that govern hospital mergers go too far.

Checking Up On Oregon's CCOs

OPB | Feb. 04, 2014 12:40 p.m.

MONDAY: Oregon has another three and a half years to reduce the growth in health care costs by two percent through Coordinated Care Organizations.

Emergency Room Visits More Frequent On Oregon Health Plan

OPB | Jan. 07, 2014 12:30 p.m.

TUESDAY: A new report shows emergency room visits are more common for those on Oregon's Medicaid program.

News Roundtable: January 3, 2014

OPB | Jan. 03, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

News Roundtable: Year In Review

OPB | Dec. 27, 2013 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: Our news roundtable takes a look back at the year's big stories.

Bruce Goldberg Takes On Cover Oregon

OPB | Dec. 09, 2013 12:20 p.m.

MONDAY: Bruce Goldberg is on leave from the Oregon Health Authority to take over as acting director of the state's beleaguered health insurance exchange. What will he do differently?

Previously Canceled Health Care Plans Extended in Oregon

OPB | Nov. 26, 2013 12:30 p.m.

TUESDAY: Nine of Oregon's health insurers have decided to allow the extension of individual health plans that do not meet the minimum requirements under the federal Affordable Care Act.

Legislative Days

OPB | Nov. 20, 2013 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Lawmakers are gathering in Salem this week to lay the groundwork for the February session. They also have some tough questions for Cover Oregon's executive director, Rocky King.

Vaccinating Children In State Custody

OPB | Nov. 04, 2013 12:30 p.m.

MONDAY: A case before the Oregon Supreme Court challenges whether the state has the right to vaccinate children who are under the state's care because of parental neglect or abuse.

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