OPB |Aug. 22, 2014 12:06 p.m.
FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB |Aug. 20, 2014 12:06 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with Laura Cali, Oregon's Insurance Commissioner, about last week's ruling on autism treatment, new rates for individual health plans, and more.
OPB |July 23, 2014 12:25 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: Mental health treatment is a point of contention between Multnomah County and the CCO that serves Oregon's three most populous counties.
OPB |July 23, 2014 12:06 p.m.
TUESDAY: Two appeals courts were divided on the issue of whether states that had not set up their own health care exchanges can receive federal subsidies.
OPB |July 02, 2014 12:40 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: We'll learn more about Medicare's plan to penalize hospitals for high patient injury and infection rates.
OPB |June 30, 2014 12:06 p.m.
MONDAY: We'll analyze the much-anticipated Hobby Lobby case about contraceptive mandates and look back at the term with two law professors.
OPB |June 18, 2014 12:06 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: We'll get a progress report on Oregon's switch over from the state's failed health insurance exchange website to the federal healthcare.gov.
OPB |June 16, 2014 12:20 p.m.
MONDAY: We'll learn about Jackson County's new health clinic for public employees, and what kind of savings officials are hoping for.
OPB |June 10, 2014 12:45 p.m.
TUESDAY: We check in with The Lund Report's executive editor about Cover Oregon, hospital mergers, health insurance rates, and more.
OPB |June 05, 2014 12:35 p.m.
THURSDAY: Researcher Roger Ulrich is in Portland to meet with his research partners at Legacy Emanuel Hospital, as they launch studies about the effects of nature on health.
OPB |June 02, 2014 12:35 p.m.
MONDAY: In the wake of the national VA scandal, we'll find out what Oregon veterans think of their health care.
OPB |May 28, 2014 12:06 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: We'll explore the idea of defensive medicine, procedures that doctors order for patients out of a fear of malpractice lawsuits — not because they're medically necessary.
OPB |May 20, 2014 12:06 p.m.
TUESDAY: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services nominee, Sylvia Matthews Burwell, says she'd like to retrieve federal money from states like Oregon whose healthcare exchange has failed.
OPB |May 14, 2014 12:10 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: We're talking with an audience about what it's like to to take care of a parent, a child, or a spouse.
OPB |April 29, 2014 12:35 p.m.
TUESDAY: The Cover Oregon board voted to abandon the flawed state-run exchange and adopt the federal website. We'll hear why the site had to die.
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.
OPB |March 24, 2014 12:30 p.m.
MONDAY: In her new memoir, The End of Eve, Ariel Gore chronicles the experience of caring for her dying mother with both honesty and humor.
OPB |Feb. 17, 2014 12:30 p.m.
MONDAY: The Washington State Hospital Association says new rules that govern hospital mergers go too far.
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.
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.
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