Tagged: Health Care
OPB |Jan. 15, 2015 12:20 p.m.
THURSDAY: Naturopathic doctors are pushing for legislation that would allow them to be considered primary care physicians in Oregon.
OPB |Jan. 06, 2015 12:06 p.m.
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 12:06 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: In this special Think Out Loud, we review some of the biggest international, national and regional news stories of the year.
OPB |Dec. 16, 2014 12:06 p.m.
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 |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 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 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 |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 |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 |Dec. 27, 2013 12:06 p.m.
FRIDAY: Our news roundtable takes a look back at the year's big stories.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
April 29, 2013 12:35 p.m.
OHSU oncologist Brian Druker says cancer drugs are too expensive and are hurting the health care system.
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