Tagged: Health Care

Bumps In The Road To Health Care Transformation

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.

Conflicting Court Rulings On Federal Health Care Subsidies

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.

Medicare May Penalize Oregon Hospitals For Patient Injuries

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.

Jackson County's New Health Clinic For Employees Only

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.

How Can We Design A Better Hospital?

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.

Cover Oregon Postmortem With Board Chair Liz Baxter

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.

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?

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