Tagged: Health Care

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.

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.

Looking Into Single-Payer Health Care In Oregon

June 06, 2013 12:45 p.m.

A bill in the Oregon Legislature would look into the possibility of single-payer health care in Oregon.

OHSU Researcher Criticizes Drug Prices

April 29, 2013 12:35 p.m.

OHSU oncologist Brian Druker says cancer drugs are too expensive and are hurting the health care system.

How To Coordinate Care

April 24, 2013 12:20 p.m.

How are Oregon's new coordinated care organizations going to work in practice?

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